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Zurich commits to avoid 5 mln metric tons of CO2 emissions annually

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The FINANCIAL — Zurich Insurance Group, the leading insurer on the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI), is to become the first large institutional investor to prioritize the ‘impact’ rather than monetary amount of its impact investment portfolio. Zurich will focus on its targets of avoiding 5 million metric tons of CO2 equivalent emissions annually – the amount emitted in a year by one million cars – and improving each year the lives of 5 million people – comparable to the population of Ireland. As of the end of September, the portfolio helped avoid 2.9 million tons of CO2 equivalent emissions and…

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Zurich commits to avoid 5 mln metric tons of CO2 emissions annually

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The FINANCIAL — Zurich Insurance Group, the leading insurer on the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI), is to become the first large institutional investor to prioritize the ‘impact’ rather than monetary amount of its impact investment portfolio. Zurich will focus on its targets of avoiding 5 million metric tons of CO2 equivalent emissions annually –…

Zurich revealed the winners of Innovation Championship 2020

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The FINANCIAL — Zurich Insurance Group (Zurich) has selected the top three winners of its year-long competition for start-ups with innovative ideas that seek to solve some of society’s biggest challenges and provide protection from emerging risks. The Gold winner in the second edition of the Zurich Innovation Championship is ClaimFlo, a processing platform for property…

Zurich announced expansion of corporate travel insurance propositions

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The FINANCIAL — Zurich Insurance Group (Zurich) is expanding its market-leading business travel product and services into a comprehensive solution that goes beyond helping businesses safeguard their employees from risks when traveling. The enhanced offering includes a larger international servicing network, broader insurance coverage and new capabilities to support travelers and risk managers through technology.…