Global Catastrophes 2010

November 2011
Best's Review;Nov2011 Supplement, p10
Trade Publication
The article presents information on the top 10 costliest global catastrophes of 2010. A catastrophe is an event which affects a significant number of policyholders and insurers causing 25 million dollars or above in direct losses to insured property. In the earthquake of Chile, the insured losses were between eight billion and eight and a half billion dollars. In explosion of offshore oil rig of Gulf of Mexico, the insured losses were between 3.3 billion and 6 billion dollars.


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