Corona depresses Swiss Re’s balance sheet

February 22, 2021 – The reinsurer posted a loss of $ 878 million in 2020. Without Corona, the result would have been clearly positive, emphasizes Swiss Re. Nonetheless, the company …

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Growth winners in private accident insurance

February 17, 2021 – Between 2014 and 2019, 28 of the 50 largest providers of private accident insurance expanded their portfolios. Generali Germany grew the most in absolute terms, while …

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Survey Identifies Broad Support for Medicaid Expansion in Florida

The Republican-controlled Florida Legislature has so far resisted expanding Medicaid coverage in the state. Pedro Portal [email protected] Despite opposition from Republican lawmakers to expanding Medicaid, a recent poll has found …

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These building and household contents insurers regulate particularly fairly

2.2.2021 – From the customer’s point of view, 13 providers of residential building policies and 16 household contents insurers offer “very good” claims settlement. This is the result of an …

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Supervision: Corona could create problems for fund policies

February 1, 2021 – The pandemic could increase risks in the unit-linked insurance segment, according to a new report by Eiopa on trends in the consumer market. She also sees …

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Further management positions at the Danube were newly filled

January 22, 2021 – Markus Rubak heads the regular sales department, Erhard Forstner heads the automotive department, and Hannes Ernst-Nordhaus heads the new corporate management department. As reported in the …

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What parents need to know now: More days of childhood illness – but not for everyone

Working parents are under particular pressure in the pandemic. Schools and daycare centers are closed in many places, the children at home. At the same time, everyday work should continue. …

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Ring, sleeve, bypass: what are these obesity surgeries?

“These people were morbidly obese. In a few months, they have lost between 40 and 70 kilos, and are discovering the joy of living in good health. ” The trailer …

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