Turkey's insurance market will see soon a new reinsurance pool being formed, according to the provisions of the New Economic Plan (YEP) aiming to ease access of the so called "risky enterprises" to insurance programs.
Developed by the Hungarian branch of UNIQA, the innovative CHERRISK model will be expanded to Europe, thus confirming the success recorded by an initiative launched in 2014, aiming to better interact with the young generations of customers.
On 21 September 2018, TRIGLAV Skladi, a TRIGLAV Group member, and the seller Alta Skupina signed an agreement to acquire a 100% stake in the Slovene asset management company ALTA Skladi, druzba za upravljanje.
According to the first estimations of the Hungarian Association of Insurers (MABISZ), local insurers paid HUF 3.17 billion (EUR 9.7 million) between May 1 and August 31 for over 57 thousand claims for damages caused to individual and condominium buildings by storms, rainstorms, lightning, and hail.
The full history of MTPL and Motor Hull insurance is now available online for every vehicle owner in Poland. In addition, all drivers - even if they are not the owners of the vehicle - can check their accidents history.
The XVII-th edition of the November Business Meetings (NBM) of Reinsurers will take place on November 21-22, 2018 in Moscow, at "Novaya Ploschad" Business Center, the already traditional venue of the event, since 2012.
The Central Depository and Clearing Company - SKDD announced that Croatia Osiguranje absorbed its credit insurance unit unit Croatia Osiguranje Kredita. "The corporate action of Acquisition of the Companies will be executed on 1 October 2018", as the institution announced in a statement
The agro insurance segment based on the Central Bank dropped by 36% to RUB 1.66 billion in the 1H 2018. The biggest contribution to the segment was made by agro insurance without state support (+2.8% to RUB 904.3 million), according to the National Association of Agriculture Insurers (NAAI).
Kyrgyzstan plans to develop agro insurance of crops and livestock based on the experience of Turkey, said information agency Kabar.
For the period of January-August, Azeri insurers' GWP amounted to AZN 516.924 million (+40.1% y-o-y), as the financial market supervisory authority reported. Paid claims reached AZN 168.582 million (+0.9%).
Every day in Austria more than 2,100 people are injured severely enough to need hospital treatment. Yet only one in two Austrians has a personal accident policy, although such coverage is one of the most basic insurance covers that nobody should forego, cautions UNIQA Austria.
For 7 months, Ukrainian insurers (members of MTIBU, the Motor Transport Insurance Bureau of Ukraine) generated UAH 2.57 billion of MTPL premiums (+20.5%). The total number of MTPL policies, according to MTIBU, increased by 4.2% and amounted to almost 4.6 million units.
For the first half year 2018, Motor Hull GWP amounted to RUB 80.1 billion (+3.1% y-o-y). According to the Central Bank, Motor Hull premiums saw growth for the first time in the last 3 years (in 2016, for example, premiums decreased by 9%, in 2017 - 4.8%).