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Perils estimates Eleanor/Burglind losses at $790mn

13 February 2018

Catastrophe data specialist Perils has released an initial loss estimate for Storm Eleanor, the extratropical cyclone known as Burglind in Germany, of EUR643mn ($789mn).

The estimate follows that of modelling agency AIR Worldwide in mid-January, which put the insured losses as a result of wind damage from the storm at EUR1.1bn-EUR1.6bn ($1.3bn-$1.9bn).

The storm led to significant damage across Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Ireland, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom from 2-3 January, causing the deaths of at...

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