2012 economic losses News

Half of 2012′s Global Economic Losses Due to U.S. Natural Disasters: Aon

While global economic losses were close to average in 2012, insured losses last year were 36 percent higher than the 10 year average ($72 billion vs. $53 billion) because the two most costly events of the year occurred in the …

Swiss Re Estimates 2012 Economic Losses at $140 Billion; $65 Billion Insured

According to Swiss Re’s sigma preliminary estimates, economic losses from natural catastrophes and man-made disasters will likely reach at least $140 billion in 2012, while total insured losses from natural catastrophes and manmade disasters will reach approximately $65 billion. Natural …