August 15, 2019 / 8:39 AM / a month ago

BRIEF-Global Economic Losses From Disasters Well Below Avg In H1 -Swiss Re

Aug 15 (Reuters) - Swiss Re AG:

* SWISS RE INSTITUTE ESTIMATES GLOBAL ECONOMIC LOSSES OF USD 44 BILLION FROM CATASTROPHES IN THE FIRST HALF OF 2019

* GLOBAL INSURED LOSSES FROM DISASTERS WERE USD 19 BILLION IN H1 2019, DOWN FROM USD 26 BILLION IN H1 2018

* DISASTER EVENTS CLAIMED MORE THAN 5,000 VICTIMS IN H1

* GLOBAL ECONOMIC LOSSES OF $44 BILLION WELL BELOW AVERAGE OF H1 ECONOMIC LOSSES OF PREVIOUS TEN YEARS, WHICH WAS $109 BILLION Source text: bit.ly/2z1paXa Further company coverage: (Berlin Speed Desk)

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