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  • noun Plural form of reinsurer.

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Examples

  • Mr. Buffett's interest in reinsurers is longstanding.

    Buffett Goes Reinsurance Bottom-Fishing

  • Much of the insurers' losses from paying claims will be passed on to their own insurers, known as reinsurers, who in turn are likely to raise premiums when renewals come through Jan. 1.

  • In addition, do any of the carriers use "reinsurers" and if so that is their status and are they in fact solvent too.

    The Medical Quack

  • In addition, do any of the carriers use "reinsurers" and if so that is their status and are they in fact solvent too.

    The Medical Quack

  • Michaela Koller, director general of the CEA, a European group representing insurers and reinsurers, said the test results show the sector's resilience "to withstand severe stress scenarios."

    Ten Percent of European Insurers Fail Test

  • About 221 insurers and reinsurers in the 27 member countries of the European Union, plus Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland, participated in the test.

    Ten Percent of European Insurers Fail Test

  • FRANKFURT—Germany's Hannover Re AG, one of the world's five largest reinsurers, reported a 40% decline in third-quarter net profit, mainly due to a nonoperating gain in the year-ago period, and it said it was more confident now about reaching full-year targets.

    Hannover Re Profit Dives

  • The ratings agency said the sectors and market participants that will be most affected are Japanese domestic insurers, Japan Earthquake Reinsurance Co. Ltd., international insurers, global reinsurers, retrocessionaires and catastrophe bonds.

    Moody's: Insurers Face Heavy Losses

  • Moderate claims from natural disasters helped to cap the profit decline, matching with what other large reinsurers have said for the quarter.

    Hannover Re Profit Dives

  • Like other reinsurers, Hannover Re cut its full-year profit guidance when it released first-quarter results, as the bill for major claims was substantially higher than expected.

    Hannover Re Profit Dives

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