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Swiss Re takes further steps towards net-zero emissions

20 February 2020 Swiss Re

• Swiss Re implements new guidelines on the oil and gas industry and excludes support for the most carbon-intensive companies
• On the investment side, Swiss Re takes further actions to reduce the carbon intensity of its portfolio
• For its own operations, Swiss Re commits to net-zero emissions by 2030

Swiss Re today announced further measures to support the transition to a low-carbon economy. The Group will stop providing re/insurance to, and investing in, the most carbon-intensive oil and gas companies. In addition, Swiss Re has taken further actions to reduce the carbon intensity of its investment portfolio. For its own operations, Swiss Re has committed to achieving the goal of net-zero emissions by 2030.

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