The top 10 positions within A.M.Best's annual ranking of the Top 50Global Reinsurance groups experienced some reshuffling in 2016,most notably in the top spot, as Swiss Re Ltd. jumped over MunichReinsurance Company. 

The change in the No. 1 position was the first for any of thetop three spots since 2010, with Hannover Rück S.E.continuing to rank No. 3, according to A.M. Best's annual specialreport on the global reinsurance industry. Falling out of the top10 was PartnerRe Ltd. and Everest Re Group Ltd.

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Denny Jacob

Denny Jacob is an associate editor for NU PropertyCasualty360. Contact him at [email protected].