The company was founded in 1966 under the name Aktiengesellschaft für Transport und Rückversicherung (ATR).
It transacts all lines of non-life and life & health reinsurance. It maintains business relations with more than 3,000 insurance companies in about 150 countries. Its worldwide network consists of more than 100 subsidiaries, branch and representative offices in 19 countries.
Hannover Re acquires 3 Skandia portfolios.(Hannover Re Group to purchase Skandia International Insurance Co.'s portfolio of life and health reinsurance, facultative reinsurance and aviation/ space insurance)
Oct 06, 1997; The Hannover Re Group, the fifth largest reinsurer in the world, has acquired three of Skandia International Ins. Co.'s...