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Disasters Cost Insurers $79 Bln In 2018 - Swiss Re Estimates


Tuesday, 18 Dec 2018 

Dec 18 (Reuters) - Swiss Re AG ::TOTAL ECONOMIC LOSSES FROM NATURAL AND MAN-MADE DISASTERS IN 2018 ESTIMATED AT $155 BILLION, DOWN FROM $350 BILLION IN 2017 - SWISS RE.GLOBAL INSURED LOSSES FROM CATASTROPHES IN 2018 ESTIMATED AT $79 BILLION, FOURTH HIGHEST ON SIGMA RECORDS - SWISS RE.SWISS RE SAYS DISASTER EVENTS CLAIMED MORE THAN 11,000 VICTIMS IN 2018.