Hannover Rückversicherung is a world leader in reinsurance. Gross premiums on insurance issued break down by activity as follows:
- non-life reinsurance (56%);
- life and health reinsurance (44%).
Gross written premiums break down geographically as follows: Germany (8.4%), the United Kingdom (20.1%), France (4.1%), Europe (13%), the United States (23.3%), North America (4.7%), Asia (11.2%), Australia (5.7%), Africa (3.6%) and other (5.9%).