Pre­mi­um vol­ume and key fig­ures

16 December 2020

 

 

Global premium volume 2019
  Switzerland International Total
Life 29,5 48,1 77,6
Non-life 28,6 73,4 102,0
Total direct insurance (CHF billion) 58,0 121,5 179,5
Reinsurance * 3,0 57,9 60,9
Overall total in CHF billion 61,0 179,4 240,4
Breakdown in percent 25% 75% 100%

* Estimates: Swiss Insurance Association SIA
Source: Finma

Extract from the balance sheet and key figures – Assets
           
  2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Life insurers 343,3 349,7 352,8 348,8 328,6
of which financial investments 331,0 338,4 342,4 338,1 317,1
Non-life insurance 163,0 167,0 169,1 169,1 179,3
of which financial investments 146,4 148,6 150,6 150,5 152,6
Reinsurance 148,1 157,8 174,8 166,3 204,3
of which financial investments 83,5 92,3 93,7 93,3 97,0
Total in CHF billion 654,3 674,5 969,7 684,2 712,2
of which financial investments 560,8 579,3 586,7 581,9 566,7

 

Extract from the balance sheet and key figures – Tied assets
  2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Life insurance          
Target amount 283'361 290'254 293’664 292'375 270'086
Total value of coverage 302'881 310'819 318’302 316'067 293'239
Coverage ratio – tied assets 107% 107% 108% 108% 109%
Property/casualty insurance          
Target amount 56'669 56'737 58’316 59'695 59'673
Total value of coverage 69'513 70'769 74’961 74'094 77'313
Coverage ratio – tied assets 123% 125% 129% 124% 130%

 

Extract from the balance sheet and key figures – Solvency ratio
  2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Life insurers 149% 160% 178% 194% 201%
Non-life insurance 193% 228% 231% 252% 273%
Reinsurance 200% 217% 223% 203% 199%
Total 179% 201% 209% 219% 226%

 

Extract from the balance sheet and key figures – Investments 2019
  Life Property/ casualty Reinsurance Total
Fixed-income securities 154,9 50,7 38,5 244,1
Participations 5,8 41,0 18,8 65,6
Land and real estate 39,5 7,6 0,1 47,2
Mortgage loans 33,2 5,4 0,0 38,6
Loans and debt register claims 9,1 7,0 3,6 19,7
Equity (incl. treasury shares/bonds) 14,7 7,5 1,3 23,5
Collective investment schemes - - - -
Alternative investments and derivatives - - - -
Other investments 29,4 23,9 29,3 82,6
Cash, fixed-term deposits, other money market investments 9,0 9,6 5,4 24,0
Unit-linked life insurance 21,6 - - 21,6
Total investments in CHF billion 317,2 152,6 97,1 566,9
Receivables and other assets 11,4 26,7 107,2 145,3
Total assets in CHF billion 328,6 179,3 204,3 712,2

Source: Finma