Cover Story -- CATs : Floods and 'Acts of God' - A perfect storm?

June 2011
Asia Insurance Review;Jun2011, p21
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The article reports that Swiss Re has estimated the insured catastrophe losses for the period as between 30 billion dollars to 50 billion dollars. It is stated that with many major catastrophe losses, these events have uncovered shortcomings in many insurance models and businesses. The Christchurch earthquakes have highlighted the importance of high resolution modeling for soil conditions.


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