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Swiss Re is Pulling Back From Catastrophe Coverage

Swiss Re Ltd., the world’s No. 2 reinsurer, is cutting back on catastrophe coverage and moving into new lines of business as low interest rates and fewer natural disasters undercut prices. “The ...
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Big Data Increasingly Helps Insurers Spot Risks

Insurance companies are increasingly turning to "big data" from satellites, social media and even cigarette sales at gas stations to help identify risks and build up customer profiles. Insurers and ...