ZURICH to launch public share buy-back program

ZURICH Insurance Group announced that it will launch its public share buy-back program of up to 1.74 million shares on April 11, 2018. All required regulatory approvals have been obtained.

The Board of Directors intends to propose to the Annual General Meeting 2019 that ZURICH's ordinary share capital be reduced via the cancellation of the shares repurchased under the share buy-back program.

ZURICH Insurance Group is a leading multi-line insurer that serves its customers in global and local markets. With about 53,000 employees, it provides a wide range of property and casualty, and life insurance products and services in more than 210 countries and territories. ZURICH's customers include individuals, small businesses, and mid-sized and large companies, as well as multinational corporations. The Group is headquartered in ZURICH, Switzerland, where it was founded in 1872. The holding company, ZURICH Insurance Group Ltd, is listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange and has a level I American Depositary Receipt (ZURVY) program, which is traded over-the-counter on OTCQX.

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