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Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd (RUKN) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review


Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd (RUKN) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

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Price $125.00
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Publisher GlobalData
Date of Report Aug 12, 2010
Quick Overview
Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd (Swiss Re) is a reinsurnace services provider. The company offers a diversified range of reinsurance products covering property and casualty; life and health; and special lines such as agriculture, aviation and space, engineering, marine, nuclear energy, and special risks. It offers reinsurance products and financial service solutions, which enable insurers, corporations, public sector and other partners to manage capital and risk challenges worldwide. Swiss Re operates through four reportable business segments, namely, Property & Casualty, Life & Health, Asset Management and Legacy. The company operates in more than 25 countries across the world.

Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd Key Recent Developments . .

Jan 18, 2010: Swiss Re Transfers Block Of US Individual Life Reinsurance Business To Berkshire Hathaway
Dec 15, 2009: Swiss Re, RBPF Enter Into Longevity Transaction
Dec 10, 2009: Swiss Re Urges UK Life Insurers To Minimise Perception Gap
Nov 24, 2009: Swiss Re Enters Into Transaction With Vita IV
Jun 09, 2009: Swiss Re Unveils Lead Umbrella Product In US

This comprehensive SWOT profile of Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd provides you an in-depth strategic analysis of the company’s businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by GlobalData to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the company’s key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats. The profile helps you formulate strategies that augment your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better.

The profile contains critical company information including,

- Business description – A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions.
- Corporate strategy – Analyst’s summarization of the company’s business strategy.
- SWOT Analysis – A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
- Company history – Progression of key events associated with the company.
- Major products and services – A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
- Key competitors – A list of key competitors to the company.
- Key employees – A list of the key executives of the company.
- Executive biographies – A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
- Key operational heads – A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
- Important locations and subsidiaries – A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.
- Detailed financial ratios for the past five years – The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.
- Interim ratios for the last five interim periods – The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.

Note*: Some sections may be missing if data is unavailable for the company.

Key benefits of buying this profile include,

You get detailed information about the company and its operations to identify potential customers and suppliers.
- The profile analyzes the company’s business structure, operations, major products and services, prospects, locations and subsidiaries, key executives and their biographies and key competitors.

Understand and respond to your competitors’ business structure and strategies, and capitalize on their weaknesses. Stay up to date on the major developments affecting the company.
- The company’s core strengths and weaknesses and areas of development or decline are analyzed and presented in the profile objectively. Recent developments in the company covered in the profile help you track important events.

Equip yourself with information that enables you to sharpen your strategies and transform your operations profitably.
- Opportunities that the company can explore and exploit are sized up and its growth potential assessed in the profile. Competitive and/or technological threats are highlighted.

Scout for potential investments and acquisition targets, with detailed insight into the companies’ strategic, financial and operational performance.
- Financial ratio presented for major public companies in the profile include the revenue trends, profitability, growth, margins and returns, liquidity and leverage, financial position and efficiency ratios.

Gain key insights into the company for academic or business research.
- Key elements such as SWOT analysis, corporate strategy and financial ratios and charts are incorporated in the profile to assist your academic or business research needs.
Table of Contents
Table of Contents
Table of Contents 2
List of Tables 4
List of Figures 4
Section 1 - About the Company 5
Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd - Key Facts 5
Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd - Key Employees 6
Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd - Key Employee Biographies 7
Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd - Key Operational Employees 9
Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd - Major Products and Services 10
Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd - History 11
Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd - Company Statement 14
Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd - Locations And Subsidiaries 17
Head Office 17
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 17
Section 2 – Company Analysis 19
Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd - Business Description 19
Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd - Corporate Strategy 21
Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd - SWOT Analysis 22
SWOT Analysis - Overview 22
Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd - Strengths 22
Strength - Diversified Business Operations 22
Strength - Product Innovations 22
Strength - Strong Operating Performance 22
Strength - Strong Insurance Activity 22
Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd - Weaknesses 23
Weakness - Asset Management 23
Weakness - Declining Market Share in Sector 23
Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd - Opportunities 23
Opportunity - Long-Term LoC Facility with JPMorgan 23
Opportunity - Reduced Volatile Investments 23
Opportunity - Growth Prospects in Emerging Markets 23
Opportunity - Growth Prospects in Takaful/Islamic Insurance 23
Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd - Threats 24
Threat - Impact of Economic Slowdown 24
Threat - Catastrophic Losses 24
Threat - Stiff Competition 24
Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd - Key Competitors 25
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios 26
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 26
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 26
Performance Chart 28
Financial Performance 28
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 29
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 30
Section 4 – Company’s Recent Developments 31
Jan 18, 2010: Swiss Re Transfers Block Of US Individual Life Reinsurance Business To Berkshire Hathaway 31
Dec 15, 2009: Swiss Re, RBPF Enter Into Longevity Transaction 31
Dec 10, 2009: Swiss Re Urges UK Life Insurers To Minimise Perception Gap 31
Nov 24, 2009: Swiss Re Enters Into Transaction With Vita IV 32
Jun 09, 2009: Swiss Re Unveils Lead Umbrella Product In US 32
Section 5 – Appendix 34
Methodology 34
Ratio Definitions 34
About GlobalData 38
Contact Us 38
Disclaimer 38




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