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    Zurich is a leading multi-line insurance provider with a global network that spans more than 170 countries. Working closely with customers and brokers alike, Zurich is proud to offer a spectrum of life insurance and services and general insurance to personal lines, SME, mid-market and global corporate customers.  When it comes to brokers, Zurich is not only focused on offering the best products but practical expertise, tools and knowledge that they can pass on to their clients too. Our key online resource and newsletter Insider allows UK brokers to enjoy free access to the latest expertise, thoughts and opinions on the insurance industry.

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Zurich announces 2017 half year results

  • Q2 business operating profit (BOP) rose 13% to USD 1.2 billion and Q2 net income after tax attributable to shareholders increased 21% to USD 896 million
  • Property & Casualty (P&C) combined ratio (excluding Ogden) improved by 0.3 percentage points to 97.8%, compared to full year 2016
  • Life continued to perform strongly with BOP of USD 650 million, up 16% in the first half with margin expansion and positive contribution from growing bank distribution channel
  • Farmers delivered continued growth in fee income while the underwriting performance of the Farmers Exchanges improved significantly
  • On track to deliver on 2017 to 2019 targets with around USD 550 million in cost savings achieved, a 12.5% BOPAT ROE (excluding Ogden1) and an estimated Zurich Economic Capital Model (Z-ECM) ratio of 134%

To read the full results from Zurich, including commentary from Group Chief Executive Officer Mario Greco, click the link below...

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