Geointelligence is becoming an increasingly important factor in insurance business, as insurers require ever more accurate information on risk locations and estimates of the loss potentials from natural hazards. Munich Re offers a wealth of statistics on natural catastrophes, historical loss data and global hazard maps. Our internationally renowned services have been used successfully for many years. Find out about the latest advances on our Touch Natural Hazards website and how our dedicated services, such as NatCatSERVICE and NATHAN Risk Suite, can help you in your business.
The loss potential of severe thunderstorms is increasing in many parts of Europe. This is mainly due to the growing intensity of thunderstorms and the increasing vulnerability of expensive building façades to hail damage. Munich Re analyses this subject in its publication Topics Geo.