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Global insurance industry: Steady growth, but mixed outlook

Category: Insurance Published: Sunday, 10 July 2016 Written by Chance Allen
Swiss Res new report provides an analysis of the global insurance industry in 2015 with predictions for 2016 and beyond. (Photo: iStock)

Although the insurance industry saw another year of moderate global economic growth in 2015, real global direct life and non-life insurance premiums written grew by 3.8% in 2015, up from 3.5% in 2014, according to a new report from Swiss Re.

In comparison, global real gross domestic product grew by 2.5%.

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