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Global insured losses from disasters were USD 45 billion in 2013

The study looks at global insured and un-insured losses from disasters

According to a recent study published by the re-insurance company Swiss Re, the total economic losses from natural catastrophes and man-made disasters were USD 140 billion in 2013.

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Mon, 31/03/2014 - 13:47

Costs of Disasters: Swiss Re estimates an annual Loss of 130 Billion USD

Swiss Re estimates losses from disasters to amount to 130 billion USD in 2013.

The reinsurance company Swiss Re estimates the loss created by disasters worldwide in 2013 to amount to 130 billion USD.

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Wed, 25/12/2013 - 08:00

Disaster Risk in Cities: Swiss Re publishes Report

"Mind the Risk" ranks cities threatened by disasters

"Mind the Risk: A global ranking of cities under threat from natural disasters" is the title of

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Thu, 19/09/2013 - 10:44