In The News

In The News

October 2016

TransRe Appoints Head Of North Asia

Senior executive Zheqiang ‘Al’ Xie will enhance the company’s existing leadership team in the region.

August 2016

A.M. Best Upgrades TransRe

A.M. Best has upgraded the financial strength rating (FSR) to A+ (Superior) from A (Excellent) and the issuer credit ratings (ICR) to “aa-“ from “a+” of Transatlantic Reinsurance Company, TransRe Zurich Ltd., TransRe London Limited, Fair American Insurance and Reinsurance Company and Fair American Select Insurance Company. The outlook of each rating has been revised to stable from positive.

July 2016

Gen Re and TransRe Form Exclusive Broker Market Underwriting Relationship

TransRe will manage Gen Re’s broker market treaty business in the U.S. and Canada for an initial period of 5 years.
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June 2016

TransRe Co-Hosts 3rd Annual Shanghai Forum

Local regulators, industry bodies and academics join discussion of risk management’s role in Shanghai’s development as an international insurance and reinsurance center.

May 2016

TransRe Supports Cyber Risk Management (CyRiM) Project in Singapore

We join the Monetary Authority of Singapore, the Cyber Security Agency of Singapore, and four industry partners to support Nanyang Technological University’s cyber security research and development.

May 2016

Munich Liability Forum

We host our third discussion with local customers, brokers and academics.

April 2016

Reinsurance Association of America Elects 2016/17 Officers

TransRe CEO, Mike Sapnar, has been elected to serve as chair of the RAA’s Board of Directors. In addition he remains Chair of the RAA’s Council of Reinsurers and Brokers.

October 2015

TransRe Sidecar Support Exceeds $350 Million

As reported in the industry publication Trading Risk, TransRe’s “more than $350mn of sidecar capacity [makes] it a significant player in the market” and “The total…puts it near the top of the list for sidecar sponsors.”

September 2015

TransRe Co-Hosts Shanghai Development Forum

Local regulators, industry bodies and academics join discussion focused on the development of Shanghai as an international insurance and reinsurance center.

June 2015

International Management Seminar

We host customers and staff for a week-long training and discussion program.

February 2015

Blue Marble Microinsurance

We have announced the winning name for the microinsurance venture incubator.

January 2015

Microinsurance Venture Incubator Announced

We’ve joined a global consortium to bring micro insurance solutions to the underserved of the world.

December 2014

Dubai Office Opens

We open a new office in Dubai to better serve our regional customers.

October 2014

Shanghai Catastrophe Risks Forum

We host our first international symposium in China.

June 2014

Terrorism Risk Insurance Act

We contribute to the ongoing debate.

December 2013

TransRe London Limited

We form a new subsidiary to better serve our customers.

November 2013


We open our new office to serve customers in south and south east Asia.

July 2013

Teen Cancer America

We’re pleased to announce that we’re major sponsors of this important program.

May 2012

US Reinsurance Regulatory Structure

We contribute to the regulatory debate in Washington, D.C.