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Reinsurance ceded: leading non-life companies Europe 2014-2016

Amounts ceded to leading non-life reinsurance companies in Europe from 2014 to 2016 (Figures expressed in millions of euros)

The data describes the amounts ceded to the leading non-life market reinsurance companies in Europe between 2014 and 2016. Reinsurance cessions are understood as the proportion of the risk that the primary insurer passes to the reinsurer. This reduces the risk exposure of the insurance policy of the ceding company. The accepting company receives the premium for taking on the risk, but has to pay a commission. As of 2014, the leading reinsurance company, Lloyd's of London, received cessions in value of 6.7 billion euro.

Lloyd's of London (UK) 6713 7960 7936
Zuirch Insurance Group (Switzerland) 4503 5157 6657
Allianz (Germany) 6490 5581 4503
MAPFRE (Spain) 2599 3442 3404
AXA (France) 3346 3224 2907