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10 October 2018

Public insurers appoint Achim Bosch to their reinsurers' board

The supervisory bodies of Deutsche Rückversicherung AG and the Association of German Public Insurers have today decided to appoint Achim Bosch (53) to the executive board of the two reinsurers, where he will be responsible for non-life reinsurance.
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11 July 2018

Deutsche Rück grows and strengthens its assets

The Deutsche Rück Group's gross premium income rose by 2.3 % to €1.2 billion in 2017. As well as a slight improvement in the operating result before tax, the Group once again achieved good investment income.
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26 June 2018

Deutsche Rück maps out the future of life insurance: a look back at Disrupt.me!® day

Deutsche Rück, jointly with startup incubator STARTPLATZ and its partners ECODYNAMICS and Protostart, held a Disrupt.me!® day on 6 June 2018. Under the motto “Disrupt.Life Insurance!”, start-ups, people interested in founding a business, and students had the opportunity to engage with one of the main sectors of the insurance industry during the event, which took place over one day as part of InsurTech Week in Cologne.
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26 March 2018

Deutsche Rück to address biometric products during Disrupt.me!® day

Deutsche Rückversicherung AG is probing the ideas and expectations of the digital generation. The Düsseldorf-based reinsurer, jointly with startup incubator STARTPLATZ and its partners ECODYNAMICS and Protostart, will be holding a Disrupt.me!® day on 6 June 2018. Startup founders, students and innovators will examine and rethink the concept of cover for biometric risks.
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23 February 2018

Frank Schaar is the new CEO of Deutsche Rück and the Association of German Public Insurers

On 21 February 2018 the Supervisory Boards of Deutsche Rückversicherung AG and the Association of German Public Insurers appointed Frank Schaar (57) as Chief Executive Officer of both companies with immediate effect.
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31 January 2018

Deutsche Rück becomes a member of InsurLab Germany

The InsurTech hub, which was launched in Cologne, aims to promote the digital transformation in the insurance industry by connecting InsurTech start-ups and established players in the industry. The network encompasses around 45 representatives of the insurance sector, including insurers, start-ups, service providers, the Technical University of Cologne and the University of Cologne.
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29 December 2017

Change in the Board of Management of Deutsche Rück and Association of German Public Insurers

Arno Junke, CEO of Deutsche Rückversicherung AG and the Association of German Public Insurers (VöV), is leaving by 31 December 2017. Arno Junke and the companies' supervisory bodies have reached an amicable agreement to end their collaboration.
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15 December 2017

Deutsche Rück invests in health app YAS

Deutsche Rückversicherung AG has taken a stake of around EUR 1.5 million as lead investor in start-up YAS. The Berlin-based founder team has launched an app that motivates users to pursue sporting activities and a healthy lifestyle.
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21 November 2017

Standard & Poor’s confirms “A+” rating with “stable” outlook

The rating agency Standard & Poor's has confirmed its “A+” rating with a “stable” outlook for the Deutsche Rückversicherung Group. The rating encompasses both Deutsche Rückversicherung AG in Düsseldorf and Deutsche Rückversicherung Schweiz AG (DR Swiss) with registered office in Zurich.
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31 May 2017

Deutsche Rück shows its strength

Deutsche Rück achieved a positive operating result in 2016 and further strengthened its position. In terms of gross premium income, the Group recorded significant growth of 9.1 % to around €1.2 billion.
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28 November 2016

Standard & Poor’s confirms A+ rating – outlook improves from “negative” to “stable”

The rating agency Standard & Poor’s has confirmed the A+ rating for the Deutsche Rückversicherung Group. The outlook has been revised from “stable” to “negative”.
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20 September 2016

Stable business performance and growth in assets

Deutsche Rückversicherung AG is anticipating slight premium growth in both gross and net terms for the 2016 financial year. The company expects gross premium income of €874.1 million based on provisional projections.
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4 July 2016

Deutsche Rück reports stable business development in 2015

Deutsche Rück continued its profit-oriented growth strategy in the 2014 financial year. The Group, comprising Deutsche Rückversicherung AG and the subsidiary DR Swiss, increased its gross premium income by 4.4% to €1,038 million and achieved a net profit of approximately €8 Million.
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Andreas Meinhardt

is spokesman of Deutsche Rück and head of our Communications Department

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