Tagged in Swiss Re

Chubb and App in the Air Launch Fully-Automated Flight Delay Insurance

Chubb and App in the Air announced the launch of Flight Delay Insurance, underwritten by Chubb European Group in partnership with Swiss Re and FlightStats . Recall: App in the Air, founded…

Swiss Re Joins Long List of Insurers Targeting People With Type 2 Diabetes

Swiss Re is partnering with Mumbai-based Wellthy Therapeutics to develop better insurance offerings for folks with Type 2 Diabetes in India . Established in 2015, Wellthy is known for its Diabetes Reversal…

Ping An and Swiss Re Partner in the Name of Parametric Insurance

Swiss Re has partnered with Ping An to launch China’s first mobile-enabled typhoon property parametric insurance solution . The product is China’s first mobile-enabled typhoon property insurance solution that offers a…

Swiss Re by The Sea – Reinsurer Launches Coverage Against The Escape of Fish

Swiss Re has announced its collaboration with Taiwan Fire & Marine Insurance to launch the first parametric aquaculture insurance solution in Taiwan. The coverage targets fish farms and kicks in when there’s extreme…

Swiss Re befriends Cuvva to offer pay-as-you-go car insurance

Swiss Re and Cuvva are now partners . The duo teamed up to offer pay-as-you-go car insurance to drivers in the UK. Recall: Cuvva has raised $2.63 million since inception and now…

It’s “Own the way you work” @SwissRe

“Own the way you work” – CIO for Information at Swiss Re, Rainer Baumann, on creating a digital workspace for one reinsurance giant. Swiss Re employs “Tons of engineers, physicists,…

Coming Soon: Swiss Re QUAKE

According to Artemis, Swiss Re is getting ready to launch a parametric earthquake coverage that will use data from the US Geological Survey ShakeMaps to define its parametric triggers. Recall: ShakeMap provides a…

Several insurers join the blockchain initiative B3i

Blockchain Insurance Industry Initiative, also referred to as B3i, is now 15 members strong . The initiative was launched in October 2016, with the goal of accelerating blockchain innovation and adoption…

A $200 billion opportunity called the Indian insurance market

GIC Re, which currently dominates the Indian reinsurance market, is about to meet its match now that several foreign firms are in different stages of entering the market: Fun Fact:…

5 insurers and reinsurers launch a blockchain initiative

Allianz, Aegon, Munich Re, Swiss Re and Zurich announced the launch of a new initiative called Blockchain Insurance Industry Initiative, or B3i for short, with the goal of providing a meeting…

A word with Swiss Re exiting CEO Michel Liès

“Swiss Re has never produced a single nail, but it became a very large and successful company because we knew how to share our knowledge and we knew how to…

AIG & Swiss Re

AIG entered into a two-year reinsurance arrangement with Swiss Re, under which a share of AIG’s new and renewal US Casualty portfolio will be ceded to the reinsurer. Bottom Line: highlights AIG’s focus…

A word with Mark Senkevics

“There will be more accurate underwriting, and to a certain extent it probably removes some human emotion in terms of decision making too” – Mark Senkevics, head of Swiss Re Australia and…