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- Deposit accounting
- Deposits with ceding companies/deposits received from retrocessionaires (also: funds held by ceding companies/funds held under reinsurance treaties)
- Derivatives, derivative financial instruments
- Direct business
- Direct (also: primary) insurer
- Discounting of loss reserves
- Dread disease (also: critical illness) coverages