|Traded as||FWB: HNR1|
|Ulrich Wallin (CEO and Chairman of the executive board), Herbert K. Haas (Chairman of the supervisory board)|
|Revenue||€ 16.4 billion (2015)|
|€ 1,689.3 million (2016)|
|Profit||€ 1,171.2 million (2016)|
|Total assets||€ 63.5 billion (end 2016)|
|Total equity||€ 8,997.2 million (end 2016)|
Number of employees
|2,893 (end 2016)|
The company was founded in 1966 under the name Aktiengesellschaft für Transport- und Rückversicherung (ATR).
Hannover Re transacts all lines of property & casualty and life & health reinsurance and has a network of subsidiaries, branches and representative offices on all five continents with a total staff of roughly 2,900. The Group's German business is written by the subsidiary E+S Rück.
The rating agencies most relevant to the insurance industry have awarded Hannover Re very strong insurer financial strength ratings (Standard & Poor's AA- "Very Strong" and A.M. Best A+ "Superior").
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