IFRS 8 "Operating Segments"
As from 1 January 2009, Munich Re will be applying the accounting standard IFRS 8. As announced information regarding this change and also the adjusted figures for the business year 2008 are now available.
This press release contains forward-looking statements that are based on current assumptions and forecasts of the management of Munich Re. Known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors could lead to material differences between the forward-looking statements given here and the actual development, in particular the results, financial situation and performance of our Company. The Company assumes no liability to update these forward-looking statements or to conform them to future events or developments.