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Annuity revolution

Shorter life – higher annuities

Persons with a reduced life expectancy can receive higher annuities thanks to individual underwriting. We have played a pioneering role in revolutionising the UK market through the launch of such enhanced annuities.

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Ensuring food security

Farmers protect their crop yields against natural perils

In many parts of the world crops are already insured against hail, flood, drought and frost damage, in some cases with government support. We are developing such insurance solutions for emerging and developing countries as well.

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In 2010 the population of 30 megacities surpassed the 10 million threshold, with as many as 18 of them located in emerging countries. Demographics and infrastructure entail both risks and opportunities: we have increasingly expanded our presence in emerging markets.

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Working on a high level

By 2019 the world's 10 highest skyscrapers will be home to 1,201 floors of living and working. Hannover Re operates in all lines of business covering the players involved in major construction projects.

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Press releases

  • 2014-12-16 | Hannover Re places protection cover for extreme mortality risks

    Hannover Re has successfully placed a swap for extreme mortality scenarios on the capital market. This multi-year protection cover hedges life insurance ... 
  • 2015-02-04 | Hannover Re broadly satisfied with outcome of 1 January treaty renewals

    Stable portfolio in property and casualty reinsurance thanks to strong market positioning and good rating Rate quality supports our profit targets ... 
  • 2015-03-10 | Annual Report 2014: Hannover Re generates new record result

    Group net income boosted by 10.1% to EUR 985.6 million (EUR 895.5 million) Increased dividend proposed for 2014: EUR 3.00 per share plus special ... 
  • 2015-05-06 | Interim Report 1/2015: Hannover Re makes a good start to the 2015 financial year

    Group net income +20.1%: EUR 279.7 million (EUR 233.0 million) Gross premium growth beats expectations: +10.3% adjusted for exchange rate ... 
  • 2015-05-06 | Hannover Re: Annual General Meeting adopts proposed resolutions

    The Annual General Meeting approved the proposal of the Executive Board and Supervisory Board to pay a gross dividend of EUR 4.25 per share for the 2014 financial year.
  • 2015-06-03 | Hannover Re completes new ILS transactions

    Hannover Re has completed two new transactions as part of its insurance-linked securities (ILS) activities and transferred storm risks for two US-based associations to the capital markets.

Annual General Meeting 2015


Presentation on the Annual General Meeting

Interim Report 1/2015


Conference Call Presentation


Interim Report 1/2015

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  • 2015-08-05 | Interim Report 2/2015

    Publication: 07.30 a.m. CEST
    Conference Call: 10.30 a.m. CEST

  • 2015-10-14 | 18th International Investors' Day

  • 2015-11-04 | Interim Report 3/2015

  • 2016-02-03 | 1 January Property & Casualty Treaty Renewals

  • 2016-03-10 | Analysts' Conference

  • 2016-03-10 | Annual Results Press Conference