SCOR's Global Mission

A Tier 1 Reinsurer

SCOR, the 4th largest reinsurer in the world, provides insurance companies with a diversified and innovative range of solutions and services to control and manage risk. Using its experience and expertise (“The Art & Science of Risk”), SCOR provides cutting-edge financial solutions, analytics tools and services in all areas related to risk – in Life & Health insurance (longevity, mortality, LTC, etc.) as well as in P&C insurance (natural catastrophes, agriculture, industry, transport, engineering, etc.).


Our global presence


SCOR has established a strong leading position as a global reinsurer, thanks to the rigor of its strategic choices, the balance between its Life and P&C business, its recognized technical expertise and its global presence.
Denis Kessler
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of SCOR
What is reinsurance?

Reinsurance is at the heart of risk management, it enables insurers to cover their risks by ceding part of them, in order to mutualize them worldwide. SCOR covers major P&C risks including large catastrophe risks (both natural and man-made catastrophes: hurricanes, floods, volcanic eruptions, explosions, fires, plane crashes, etc.), and Life biometric risks (trends and shocks on mortality, longevity and morbidity lines, both long term and short term). The challenge for reinsurance professionals consists in identifying, selecting, assessing and pricing risks, in order to be able to absorb them.

Our Mission

SCOR's aim, as an independent global reinsurance company, is to develop its Life and P&C business lines, to provide its clients with a broad range of innovative reinsurance solutions and to pursue an underwriting policy founded on profitability, supported by effective risk management and a prudent investment policy, in order to offer its clients an optimum level of security, to create value for its shareholders, and to contribute to the welfare and resilience of Society by helping to protect insureds against the risks they face.


2018 Activity report

Activity & CSR Report 2018

Activity Report 2018 - Rapport d'activité 2018

€15.3 billion

Gross Written Premiums


Premium Growth

at constant exchange rates


€322 million

Net Income

€5.8 billion

Shareholders’ Equity



Estimated solvency ratio


Diversification is at the heart of SCOR’s strategy. The right balance between Life and P&C business, the distribution of business throughout the world and the prudent management of financial assets all support the Group’s solvency and facilitate greater proximity to our clients and markets.


Financial strength
The Group’s financial strength is assessed by independent rating agencies, which places SCOR among the best rated reinsurance companies in the world.
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SCOR Essentials

SCOR Essentials

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