June 12, 2006 11:59 ET

SCOR develops its agricultural risk reinsurance with the reinforcement of its teams

Paris-La-Défense Cedex -- (MARKET WIRE) -- June 12, 2006 -- 12 June 2006

To keep up with the changing risks and coverage needs linked to modern agriculture, SCOR is developing its agricultural risk reinsurance business throughout the world. As part of this development, SCOR has reinforced its agricultural risk underwriting teams.

SCOR welcomes this new development, which is fully in line with its strategy of enhancing its skills and capacities in the speciality lines known and understood by the Group.

Mr René Kunz, Mrs Yvonne Buschor, Mr Heiko Joergens, Mr Dominique Mercante, Mr Michael Rueegger, Mrs Irene Uhr-Armaos and Mrs Sari-Maija Walder-Valtanen, all previously at GE Frankona Re, will join SCOR on 1 September 2006. Based in Switzerland, the team will be part of SCOR Global P&C, SCOR's operating subsidiary combining treaty, large corporate risks and speciality reinsurance.

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