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Fundación MAPFRE remembers the victims of traffic accidents

2017-11-17T18:01:06+00:00 17 November 2017|Categories: Corporate News|

Traffic accidents are one of the main disasters caused by accidental human action. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), there are more than 3,500 deaths every day (over 1,300,000 deaths per year) and 50 million people are injured every year as a result of traffic accidents. If urgent measures are not adopted, the injuries caused [...]


MAPFRE RE to open a new representative office in Tokyo

2017-11-16T11:01:38+00:00 16 November 2017|Categories: Corporate News|

MAPFRE RE will shortly open a new representative office in Tokyo (Japan) with the aim of strengthening its presence in Asia, where it already operates from China, Singapore, Malaysia and Philippines. Jun Matsuoka, an experienced insurance and reinsurance professional based in Japan, will head up the new MAPFRE RE office. According to MAPFRE RE’s APAC regional [...]


MAPFRE’s commitment to the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals

2017-11-15T08:04:29+00:00 15 November 2017|Categories: Corporate News|

The 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) approved by the United Nations represent the most ambitious action plan to protect our people, planet and prosperity over the 2016-2030 period. Therefore, we shall participate in the Companies4SGDs Campaign, which is supporting the Spanish Network of the UN Global Compact, of which MAPFRE is a member, in collaboration [...]


Global Compact, UN’s highest CSR rating achieved for the sixth straight year

2017-11-15T08:07:00+00:00 15 November 2017|Categories: Corporate News|

MAPFRE has achieved the maximum rating under the United Nations Global Compact on issues of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) for six consecutive years. The United Nations evaluated the company’s initiatives and progress in complying with the ten principles of the United Nations Global Compact, which cover aspects such as human and labor rights and environmental conservation, [...]


MAPFRE acquires a participation in the French fund manager La Financière Responsable (LFR)

2017-11-14T14:01:53+00:00 14 November 2017|Categories: Corporate News|

MAPFRE has acquired a 25 percent share in the French fund manager La Financière Responsable (LFR), an operation which is in line with the company's commitment to a policy of responsible investment, and in the social dimension which is in MAPFRE's DNA, aiming for sustainable behavior and commitment to the environment. LFR, with headquarters in Paris and [...]


InsureandGo AUSTRALIA launches a new digital claims platform for travel insurance

2017-10-30T12:46:40+00:00 30 October 2017|Categories: Corporate News|

A new digital claims platform has been launched by InsureandGo in Australia allowing customers to lodge their claims online via its and Tick Insurance’s website, and will also give customers a way to communicate with InsureandGo Australia during and after the trip, ensuring an excellent customer journey end-to-end. The new digital platform improves efficiency in [...]


What three hurricanes and two earthquakes cost

2017-10-26T09:27:40+00:00 26 October 2017|Categories: Corporate News|

This quarter’s accounts have been significantly affected by the three hurricanes that passed through the Caribbean and North America and the two earthquakes that struck Mexico. Hurricanes Irma and Maria impacted our clients the most, especially in Puerto Rico where we are the leading insurer. We are working round the clock there, and in other affected [...]


Three figures on MAPFRE’s response in Puerto Rico

2017-10-26T10:03:59+00:00 26 October 2017|Categories: Corporate News|

MAPFRE is working flat out in Puerto Rico to resolve all the problems the company’s clients are facing in the wake of hurricane Maria. 32,000 claims being handled simultaneously in Puerto Rico   900 professionals (employees and external contractors) working exclusively to help MAPFRE’s clients   3,700 people have received help from MAPFRE and its [...]


MAPFRE’s revenue exceeds 21.3 billion euros in the first nine months and net profit totals 445 million euros

2017-10-26T07:16:24+00:00 26 October 2017|Categories: Corporate News|

HIGHLIGHTS FROM THE FIRST NINE MONTHS The business grows by more than 5 percent with premium volume of 18 billion euros. The estimated impact from hurricanes and earthquakes is 176 million euros, reducing profits by 22.3 percent. Excluding this effect, earnings would have risen 8.6 percent. Excellent business performance in Spain, in terms of both [...]


Profitable growth and catastrophes – the two keys to explaining this quarter

2017-10-26T08:01:38+00:00 26 October 2017|Categories: Corporate News|

An insurer’s true capacity is measured when it has to respond to its clients, particularly in the wake of simultaneous large catastrophes that put the company’s solidity to the test and force it to react. Such is the case with MAPFRE. The company is working around the clock to resolve the problems of its thousands of [...]