Information in connection with the financial market crisis

2008/10/16

  • Munich Re investment and counterparty risk policy is based upon principle of diversification across large institutions and stringent limitation for individual exposures

  • Munich Re's total exposure to Lehman Brothers including derivatives used for hedging is roughly €350m

  • Munich Re's investment exposure to AIG is not material

  • Munich Re's capital repatriation program remains unaffected by the recent capital market developments
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