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Planning certainty

The challenge of demographics

Life expectancy is increasing around the globe – a major challenge for governments, enterprises and life insurers. As a reinsurer, we make future pension obligations estimable.

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Global player

In 50 years to number 3

In 1966 the foundation of Hannover Re was laid in Bochum as the in-house reinsurer of an industrial mutual insurer. Today, we are the third-largest reinsurer in the world – with locations on every continent.

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Somewhat different

Our self-image

What sets us apart? We are somewhat different – in approach, in philosophy. In fact, we have been somewhat different ever since our foundation in 1966. And in 2005, we turned our approach into our slogan.

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Actuarial know-how

Not just for natural disasters

In 1982, when quota share arrangements were still the norm, Hannover Re increasingly began to focus on non-proportional business. To this day we continue to invest in building our actuarial know-how so as to ensure a differentiated approach to risk evaluation.

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Press releases

  • 2016-11-10 | Quarterly Statement as at 30 September 2016: Hannover Re posts strong nine-month result for 2016

    Group net income rises to EUR 790.0 million (EUR 786.0 million) Book value per share: EUR 72.81 (EUR 66.90) Income from assets under own ... 
  • 2016-10-24 | Hannover Re subsidiary anticipates premium growth in the German market

    E+S Rück expects to see premium growth in the German market for the upcoming treaty renewals as at 1 January 2017.
  • 2016-09-12 | Reinsurance conference in Monte Carlo: Hannover Re anticipates greater price stability in the treaty renewals as at 1 January 2017

    Hannover Re expects to see greater stability in prices and conditions for the treaty renewals as at 1 January 2017. Along with the growing area of cyber ... 
  • 2016-08-04 | Half-yearly Financial Report 2016: Hannover Re well on track to achieve its full-year targets

    Net income for first half-year: EUR 486.1 million (EUR 531.9 million) Gross premium in line with expectations, currency-adjusted -1.5% Net ... 
  • 2016-05-10 | Hannover Re: Annual General Meeting adopts all proposed resolutions

    The Annual General Meeting approved the proposal of the Executive Board and Supervisory Board to pay a gross dividend of EUR 4.75 per share for the ... 
  • 2016-05-10 | Quarterly Statement as at 31 March 2016: Hannover Re makes good start to the 2016 financial year

    Group net income rises by 12.7% to EUR 271.2 million (EUR 240.7 million) after elimination of a positive special effect from the previous year ... 

Quarterly Statement

as at 30 September 2016

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Quarterly Statement as at 30 September 2016

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Conference call on Quarterly Statement as at 30 September 2016

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50 years Hannover Re

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Hannover Re Group at a glance

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Hannover Re 1966-2016

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50 years somewhat different

Major losses

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Calendar and events

  • 2017-02-02 | 1 January Property & Casualty Treaty Renewals

  • 2017-03-09 | Analysts' Conference

    London
  • 2017-03-09 | Annual Results Press Conference

    Hannover
  • 2017-05-10 | Annual General Meeting

    Hannover Congress Centrum Theodor-Heuss-Platz 1-3 30175 Hannover
  • 2017-05-10 | Quarterly Statement as at 31 March 2017

  • 2017-08-10 | Half-yearly Financial Report 2017