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In this extraordinary year, the insurance industry paid out an estimated total of CHF 1 billion in claims to policyholders in Switzerland in the context of losses related to Covid-19.
The Swiss Insurance Association SIA welcomes the Federal Council’s updated financial centre strategy, published on 4 December 2020.
The SIA understands what the initiators want to achieve but believes that it is the wrong way forward due to its unclear consequences for Switzerland as a business location.
Population growth, global mobility or ecological changes increase the risk of pandemics. Is pandemic risk insurable? The answer is, only with governance participation.
The 52 delegates elected Thomas Boyer and Jean-Daniel Laffely to the 14-strong Managing Board. Markus Leibundgut and Rolf Dörig were re-elected, the latter as Chairman.
Financial sector welcomes the Federal Council’s report and guidelines on sustainability in the financial sector.