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.
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.
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.
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.
Interim Report 3/2015: Hannover Re well on track for a very pleasing year-end result
Group net income +13.0%: EUR 786.0 million
(EUR 695.4 million)
Gross premium growth (currency-adjusted): +10.0%
Return on equity: ...
Hannover Re subsidiary expects rising demand for reinsurance in the German market
E+S Rück anticipates rising demand overall for reinsurance covers in the upcoming treaty renewals as at 1 January 2016.
Reinsurance conference in Monte Carlo: Hannover Re anticipates rising demand in treaty renewals as at 1 January 2016
Hannover Re expects the pressure on prices and conditions to ease in the round of treaty renewals as at 1 January 2016. Rising demand for reinsurance ...
Hannover Re Group receives BaFin approval for its internal capital model
Hannover Re Group has received the approval of the Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin) to calculate its solvency capital requirements ...
Interim Report 2/2015: Hannover Re increases Group net income by around 20 percent
Group net income +19.7%: EUR 531.9 million
(EUR 444.4 million)
Profit guidance for 2015 raised to a figure in the order of EUR 950 million
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.