Pre­mi­um vol­ume and key fig­ures

16 December 2019

 

 

Global premium volume 2018
  Switzerland International Total
Life 29,8 48,9 78,7
Non-life 28,1 70,9 99,0
Total direct insurance (CHF billion) 57,9 119,8 177,7
Reinsurance * 2,5 53,1 55,7
Overall total in CHF billion 60,4 172,9 233,4
Breakdown in percent 26% 74% 100%

* Estimates: Swiss Insurance Association SIA
Source: Finma

Extract from the balance sheet and key figures – Assets
         
  2015 2016 2017 2018
Life insurers 343,3 349,7 352,8 348,8
of which financial investments 331,0 338,4 342,4 338,1
Non-life insurance 163,0 167,0 169,1 169,1
of which financial investments 146,4 148,6 150,6 150,5
Reinsurance 148,1 157,8 174,8 166,3
of which financial investments 83,5 92,3 93,7 93,3
Total in CHF billion 654,3 674,5 969,7 684,2
of which financial investments 560,8 579,3 586,7 581,9

 

Extract from the balance sheet and key figures – Tied assets
  2015 2016 2017 2018
Life insurance        
Target amount 283'361 290'254 293’664 292'375
Total value of coverage 302'881 310'819 318’302 316'067
Coverage ratio – tied assets 107% 107% 108% 108%
Property/casualty insurance        
Target amount 56'669 56'737 58’316 59'695
Total value of coverage 69'513 70'769 74’961 74'094
Coverage ratio – tied assets 123% 125% 129% 124%

 

Extract from the balance sheet and key figures – Solvency ratio
  2015 2016 2017 2018
Life insurers 149% 160% 178% 194%
Non-life insurance 193% 228% 231% 252%
Reinsurance 200% 217% 223% 203%
Total 179% 201% 209% 219%

 

Extract from the balance sheet and key figures – Investments 2018
  Life Property/ casualty Reinsurance Total
Fixed-income securities 165,9 51,6 36,2 253,6
Participations 4,1 38,8 17,3 60,2
Land and real estate 43,4 7,5 0,1 51,0
Mortgage loans 34,3 5,3 0,8 40,5
Loans and debt register claims 9,5 6,9 2,9 19,3
Equity (incl. treasury shares/bonds) 14,1 6,6 1,1 21,8
Collective investment schemes 19,7 8,9 20,4 49,1
Alternative investments and derivatives 10,5 5,4 2,7 18,4
Other investments 2,7 10,5 5,8 18,9
Cash, fixed-term deposits, other money market investments 14,9 9,2 6,0 30,1
Unit-linked life insurance 18,9 - - 18,9
Total investments in CHF billion 338,1 150,5 93,3 581,9
Receivables and other assets 10,7 18,6 73,0 102,3
Total assets in CHF billion 348,8 169,1 166,3 684,2

Source: Finma