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Hannover Re


All around the world people want affordable coverage

We enable our customers to offer adequate, affordable health insurance to as many people as possible. Thanks to our tailor-made solutions our customers are able to cultivate the health market on a sustainable and profitable basis.

Medical care

Well positioned the world's largest insurance market

In the US we are a trusteed reinsurer and provide collateral via trust funds. As a certified reinsurer in many US states we are eligible to provide reduced collateral. We generate 25% of our premium in the US market.

Charlotte cityscape

Without the frills

We focus on the essentials

No frills, no wasteful spending: our high performance capability is placed entirely at the service of our customers. We are focused and efficient in developing bespoke solutions – a clear competitive advantage.

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Rising demand

for agricultural commodities and foodstuffs

Particularly in emerging and developing countries, agricultural risks are increasingly being protected against extreme weather events - often in the form of reinsurance solutions as part of public-private partnerships.

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Annual General Meeting 2017


Presentation on the Annual General Meeting (German)

Corporate news

  • 2017-05-10 | 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 dividend of EUR 5.00 per share (previous year: EUR 4.75) for the 2016 financial year.
  • 2017-05-10 | Quarterly Statement as at 31 March 2017: Hannover Re makes good start to the 2017 financial year

    Group net income of EUR 264.8 million (previous year: EUR 271.2 million) Gross premium rises by 6.6% to EUR 4.5 billion, adjusted for ... 
  • 2017-03-20 | Hannover Re acquires Lloyd’s syndicate

    Hannover Re has reached an agreement to acquire the UK holding company Argenta Holdings plc. The parties have agreed to maintain confidentiality regarding the purchase price.
  • 2017-03-09 | Annual Report 2016: Hannover Re reports fifth consecutive record result

    Group net income climbs by 1.8% to EUR 1.17 billion (EUR 1.15 billion) Increased dividend proposal for 2016: EUR 5.00 per share (EUR 4.75 ... 
  • 2017-02-06 | Hannover Re joins Blockchain initiative B3i

    In a collaborative effort, members of the B3i initiative will explore the ability of Blockchain technology to increase efficiencies in the exchange of ... 
  • 2017-02-02 | Hannover Re raises guidance for 2017 following treaty renewals

    Continuing competition in property and casualty reinsurance Rate decline in non-proportional business less marked than in the past three 1/1 ... 

Quarterly Statement

as at 31 March 2017


Conference call on Quarterly Statement


Quarterly Statement as at 31 March 2016

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Interview with CFO Roland Vogel

on Quarterly Statement as at 31 March 2017
Portrait photo Roland Vogel

Hannover Re at a glance

Container standard presentation (en)

Company presentation


Hannover Re - Fact Sheet (March 2017)

Calendar and events

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

  • 2017-10-19 | 20th International Investors' Day


  • 2017-11-08 | Quarterly Statement as at 30 September 2017

  • 2018-02-06 | Journalists' Day

    in German
  • 2018-02-07 | 1 January Property & Casualty Treaty Renewals

  • 2018-03-13 | Annual Results Press Conference