The Swiss Life Network is made up of more than 65 insurers and business partners covering over 75 countries1. Only insurers who offer high quality services and products, which provide solutions appropriate for their markets, are selected to join the network.
Multinational pooling gives companies the opportunity to:
Multinational pooling is available to companies with employees in at least two countries and can cover Group Life, Group Income Protection and Group Critical Illness.
The policies are pooled to create a combined premium and claims experience. If the overall experience from all the pooled contracts:
A dividend will be paid to the parent company when overall pool performance is positive – helping to ensure cost savings.
The insurance policies are arranged at the local level. This means employers can provide employee benefits packages that are competitive for their region, while the pooling can help to achieve consistency in benefit designs across an organisation.
Global annual profit and loss reporting covering all the contracts in the pool provides valuable management information that can be used to monitor and control costs.
There are no additional costs involved in setting up and participating in a pooling arrangement.
For more information, please contact your Unum Sales Consultant.