swiss re ltd-spn adr (SSREY) Key Developments
Swiss Re Ltd Reports Earnings Results for the Year Ended December 31, 2014
Mar 2 15
Swiss Re Ltd. reported earnings results for the year ended December 31, 2014. For the period, the company’s net income attributable to common shareholders of $3.50 billion, or $9.39 per diluted share, compared to $4.44 billion, or $11.89 per diluted share, for the year ended December 31, 2013. Total revenues were $37.35 billion, compared to $36.90 billion for the year ended December 31, 2013. Premiums earned were $30.76 billion, compared to $28.28 billion for the year ended December 31, 2013.
Swiss Re Announces Group Earnings Results for the Fourth Quarter and Full Year of 2014; Reiterates Earnings Guidance for 2015
Feb 19 15
Swiss Re announced group earnings results for the fourth quarter and full year of 2014. For the quarter, the company reported net profit plunged to USD 245 million (EUR 214.58 million) on restructuring charges in the United States. The result was well below the average forecast for a profit of USD 325 million in a Bloomberg poll. The company booked a net profit of USD 1.2 billion in the fourth quarter of 2013.
The company reported a full year 2014 group net income of USD 3.5 billion, with a return on equity of 10.5%.
The company expects overall return on equity 10% to 12% for this year. It reiterated 2015 EPS about USD 9.2.
Swiss Re Ltd Proposes Regular and Special Dividends for the Year 2014
Feb 19 15
Swiss Re Ltd. announced that its Board of Directors to propose a CHF 4.25 regular dividend for the year 2014, up from CHF 3.85 in 2013.
The company also declared a special dividend of CHF 3.00.
Swiss Re To Sell Its Stake In Brevan Howard
Jan 7 15
Swiss Re Ltd (SWX:SREN) is looking to sell 15% stake in Brevan Howard Asset Management LLP, according to a person with knowledge of the matter. Swiss Re’s decision to seek a buyer was reported by the Wall Street Journal earlier on January 7, 2015. A spokeswoman for Swiss Re declined to comment as did a spokesman for Brevan Howard.
Swiss Re Ltd to Report Fiscal Year 2014 Final Results on Mar 18, 2015
Jan 1 15
Swiss Re Ltd announced that they will report fiscal year 2014 final results at 1:16 PM, Central European Standard Time on Mar 18, 2015