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2017 Annual Review

Our Annual Review contains a letter from our President and CEO Kara Raiguel, selected consolidated financial data and featured stories from Gen Re associates around the world.

  • Asbestos in Old Buildings - A Costly Addition to Fire Risk

    By Sue Stein and Gerry Hopkins | Jun 27, 2018 | English

    How many of the risks in your property portfolio were constructed before 1982? Chances are that many, perhaps most, risks in your book qualify for this list. That was the year that asbestos was banned from new construction, meaning that all those pre-1982...

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  • Making the Connection With Disability Insurance

    By Steve Woods | May 14, 2018 | English

    I have never sold insurance; however, in my 25 years in the insurance business I have worked with a lot of salespeople. During this time, I’ve made an elementary discovery: It is easier to sell an insurance product to someone that understands the need...

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  • Underwriting Ratings for Auto Racing - Revisited

    By Cecil Ramotar | Apr 23, 2018 | English

    Oval track racing has one of the largest participant bases for auto racing within the U.S. - and Gen Re’s North America Life underwriters have recently completed a detailed analysis of activity on these tracks which lead to a revision of our rating guidelines....

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  • Paper Breaches Nearly Triple – 5 Tips to Reduce the Risk

    By Sarah Turek | Apr 04, 2018 | English

    Did you know that the number of data breaches involving paper records nearly tripled in 2017? In a world where companies strive to be paperless, a lot of paper still circulates out there. When these paper records are lost or mishandled, data breaches...

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