Swiss Re AG operates within the Life insurance sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Swiss Re AG with three other
insurance companies in Europe:
of the Netherlands
sales of 32.57 billion Euro [US$35.95 billion]
of which 52%
was Life Insurance),
of the United Kingdom
(£25.52 billion [US$32.80 billion]
of which 91%
was Insurance Operations), and
based in Germany
(34.10 billion Euro [US$37.63 billion]
of which 51%
During the year ended December of 2018, sales at
Swiss Re AG were 36.46 billion Swiss Francs (US$36.72 billion).
decrease of 12.1%
versus 2017, when the company's sales were 41.49 billion Swiss Francs.
The sales level in 2018 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2013, Swiss Re AG had sales
of 33.79 billion Swiss Francs.
Contributing to the drop in overall sales was the 77.2% decline
in Life Capital, from 5.85 billion Swiss Francs to 1.34 billion Swiss Francs.
There were also decreases in sales in
Property and Casualty Reinsurance (down 5.0% to 17.09 billion Swiss Francs)
Group Items (down 67.0% to 260.83 million Swiss Francs)
However, these declines were partially offset by the increase in sales of
Life and Health Reinsurance (up 3.1% to 14.12 billion Swiss Francs)
Corporate Solutions (up 4.8% to 4.06 billion Swiss Francs)