Swiss Re hit by $248m losses amid heavy Ukraine conflict reserving

The Swiss reinsurer booked $283m in reserves related to the ongoing war


Swiss Re: Lloyd's Lab entry will target private market ESG data issues

The venture is designed to provide greater insight for insurers into the ESG profile of private companies


Swiss Re's innovative $1.15bn retrocession deal to bring capital benefits

Reinsurer secures of cover via a hybrid of bank finance and ILS


Swiss Re: IFRS 17 might require aggressive repricing strategy

New accounting standard will reveal more detail on loss-making contracts


Allianz and Swiss Re seal "first legally binding" reinsurance contract on DLT

The transaction was enabled by blockchain consortium B3i


Flood losses will increase further with climate change, warns Swiss Re

The re/insurer said 75% of flood risks were uninsured in 2021


Environmentalists praise Swiss Re's oil and gas policy but find "significant gap"

Insurers asked to do more to support renewable energies


Insurers should prioritise accessibility when using data technologies

This is a more sustainable proposition, says Swiss Re's John Turner


Munich Re withdraws from Russian business

Reinsurer joins Allianz, Zurich and Swiss Re in cutting ties