Swiss Re Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1862

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Public

  • Employees
  • 14,719


  • Stock Symbol
  • SREN

Stock Symbol

  • Investments
  • 71

  • Share Price
  • $125.22
  • (As of Tuesday Closing)

Swiss Re General Information


Swiss Re is a reinsurer that has three core divisions: property and casualty reinsurance, life and health reinsurance, and corporate solutions. Swiss Re was founded in 1863 when the general manager of Helvetia sought to stem the flow of reinsurance premiums outside Switzerland. Moritz Grossmann argued he could cut the premiums paid to foreign firms, still make a profit, and pay mid-single-digit dividends. Swiss Re is now the second-largest reinsurer in the world by market cap, has 80 offices globally, and employs nearly 15,000 people. While the business did lose its way in the early part of the millennium, led by an ex-investment banker who took the business heavily into securitizations, lately Swiss Re has been focused on establishing quality within its three core divisions.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Swiss Re Asset Management Americas Inc
Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Private Debt Financed
Primary Industry
Other Industries
Commercial/Professional Insurance
Stock Exchange
Corporate Office
  • Mythenquai 50/60
  • 8022 Zurich
  • Switzerland

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Swiss Re Stock Performance

(As of Tuesday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$125.22 $123.65 $94.54 - $132.32 $36.4B 290M 985K $11.09

Swiss Re Financials Summary

In Thousands,
TTM 31-Dec-2023 FY 2023 31-Dec-2023 FY 2022 31-Dec-2022 FY 2021 31-Dec-2021
EV 49,734,741 49,734,741 43,394,400 40,686,088
Revenue 49,733,000 49,733,000 46,043,000 45,935,000
EBITDA 5,170,000 5,170,000 1,400,000 2,596,000
Net Income 3,214,000 3,214,000 472,000 1,437,000
Total Assets 179,576,000 179,576,000 170,676,000 181,567,000
Total Debt 20,926,000 20,926,000 19,600,000 20,201,000
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Swiss Re Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
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Swiss Re Comparisons

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Swiss Re Competitors (18)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
AXA XL Corporate Backed or Acquired Hamilton, Bermuda 0000 00.000 000000&0 00.000
Hannover Re Corporation Hannover, Germany 0000 00000000
Hiscox Formerly PE-Backed Atlanta, GA 0000 00000 000000000 00000
Münchener Rückversicherungs-Gesellschaft Corporation Munich, Germany 00000 000000000000
SCOR Corporation Paris, France 0000 000000&0
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Swiss Re Patents

Swiss Re Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20240185355-A1 Digital life and/or health claims processing system integrating multiple claim channels, and method thereof Pending 20-Jul-2022 000000000
US-20240119537-A1 Automated, parameter-pattern-driven, data mining system based on customizable chain of machine-learning-structures providing an automated data-processing pipeline, and method thereof Pending 14-Jul-2022 000000000
US-20240025397-A1 Electronic vulnerability detection and measuring system and method for susceptibility or vulnerability of truck fleet to occurring accident events Pending 07-Jun-2022 000000000
US-20240070173-A1 Systems and methods for generating a unique identity for a geospatial object code by processing geospatial data Pending 27-May-2022 000000000
US-20240119388-A1 Digital system for forecasting a future damage or loss impact on cargo or cargo logistics services and automated allocating of a damage cover and method thereof Pending 25-Mar-2022 G06Q10/0635
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Swiss Re Executive Team (125)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Mariagiovanna Guatteri Chief Executive Officer & Chief Information Officer SRILIAC
Christian Mumenthaler Ph.D Group Chief Executive Officer & Member of the Group Executive Committee
Russell Higginbotham Chief Executive Officer
Moses Ojeisekhoba Chief Executive Officer, Global Clients & Solutions
Paul Murray Chief Executive Officer, Life & Health Re insurance
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Swiss Re Board Members (14)

Name Representing Role Since
Annette King Self Non Executive Director 000 0000
Christian Mumenthaler Ph.D Swiss Re Group Chief Executive Officer & Member of the Group Executive Committee 000 0000
Jacques De Vaucleroy Self Board Member, Chairman - Compensation Committee and Member of the Governance and Nomination Committee and Investment Committee 000 0000
Joachim Oechslin Swiss Re Board Member 000 0000
Joerg Reinhardt Ph.D Self Board Member & Member of the Governance and Nomination Committee and the Compensation Committee 000 0000
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Swiss Re Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Swiss Re Investments & Acquisitions (71)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Fathom (Bristol) 13-Dec-2023 0000000000 Business/Productivity Software 0000000 0
Glacier Reinsurance 30-Sep-2022 0000000000 Re-Insurance
House of Fraser Beatties & Jenners Pension Scheme 14-Jun-2022 0000000000 Buildings and Property
Climeworks 26-Apr-2022 00000 0000 00000 Environmental Services (B2B)
Champlain Reinsurance Company 16-Feb-2022 Merger/Acquisition Re-Insurance 00000 000
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Swiss Re Subsidiaries (11)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
iptiQ Financial Software Zurich, Switzerland 2014
Fathom (Bristol) Business/Productivity Software Bristol, United Kingdom 0000
Swiss Re International Insurance Company Luxembourg, Luxembourg 0000
Swiss Re Alternative Assets Corporate Venture Capital New York, NY 0000
Swiss Re Europe Insurance Company Luxembourg, Luxembourg 0000
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Swiss Re ESG

Risk Overview

Risk Rating

Updated May, 31, 2024

13.38 | Low Risk

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Swiss Re Exits (22)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Movingdots 22-Dec-2015 000000000000000000 Completed
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Guardian Financial Services 23-Sep-2015 000000000000000000 00.000 Completed
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SulAmérica 07-Jan-2014 000000000 00000000 00000 Completed
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New China Life Insurance 21-Nov-2013 000000000 00000000 00000 Completed
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ElipsLife 30-Sep-2011 Merger/Acquisition Completed
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Swiss Re FAQs

  • When was Swiss Re founded?

    Swiss Re was founded in 1862.

  • Who is the CEO of Swiss Re?

    Mariagiovanna Guatteri, Christian Mumenthaler Ph.D, Russell Higginbotham, Moses Ojeisekhoba, Paul Murray, Urs Baertschi, and Andreas Schertzinger Ph.D are the CEOs of Swiss Re.

  • Where is Swiss Re headquartered?

    Swiss Re is headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland.

  • What is the size of Swiss Re?

    Swiss Re has 14,719 total employees.

  • What industry is Swiss Re in?

    Swiss Re’s primary industry is Re-Insurance.

  • Is Swiss Re a private or public company?

    Swiss Re is a Public company.

  • What is Swiss Re’s stock symbol?

    The ticker symbol for Swiss Re is SREN.

  • What is the current stock price of Swiss Re?

    As of 18-Jun-2024 the stock price of Swiss Re is $125.22.

  • What is the current market cap of Swiss Re?

    The current market capitalization of Swiss Re is $36.4B.

  • What is Swiss Re’s current revenue?

    The trailing twelve month revenue for Swiss Re is $49.7B.

  • Who are Swiss Re’s competitors?

    AXA XL, Hannover Re, Hiscox, Münchener Rückversicherungs-Gesellschaft, and SCOR are some of the 18 competitors of Swiss Re.

  • What is Swiss Re’s annual earnings per share (EPS)?

    Swiss Re’s EPS for 12 months was $11.09.

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