News - Insurance


CZECHIA: Ceska pojist'ovna to join GENERALI Group family

Ceska pojist'ovna, the Czech insurance market leader of 2018, announced the decision to merge with the Czech branch of Generali, the unification of the two companies creating the largest local insurer in terms of total market share.






EVENT: Fourth Annual Connected Claims Europe Summit - Day 2

The second and the final day of The Fourth Annual "Connected Claims Europe" event, organized by Insurance Nexus, is taking place now, September 19th, 2019, in Amsterdam, Netherlands. Insurance experts around the world will gather to discuss the future of claims in the industry. Stay tuned to read the main statements of the day!

EVENT: Fourth Annual Connected Claims Europe Summit - Day 1

The Fourth Annual "Connected Claims Europe" event, organized by Insurance Nexus, started today, September 18th, 2019, in Amsterdam, Netherlands. Insurance experts around the world will gather to discuss the future of claims in the industry.

Trust Re changes its Executive Management team

Trust Re announced the strengthening of its Executive Management team, thus forming its new Executive Committee. The nominations have been approved by The Central Bank of Bahrain, and are part of Trust Re's strategic plans.



HUNGARY: 2019 summer storms caused EUR 12 million in households property damage

In terms of summer storms losses, 2019 was an average year for Hungarian insurers. As the latest Association of Hungarian Insurance Companies (MABISZ) analysis shows, local insurers paid around HUF 4.1 billion (~ EUR 12 million) in households claims related to weather events, between May 1st - August 31st.







New changes in VIG's Managing Boards

In recognition of his dedicated effort and outstanding leadership in Poland, Romania, the Baltic States, the Ukraine and Moldovia, Franz Fuchs will be named Deputy General Manager on 1 October 2019. Three new members with extensive international experience in the Group - Gerhard Lahner, Gabor LEHEL and Harald RIENER - will join the Managing Board as of 1 January 2020. Judit HAVASI will resign from the VIG Managing Board at the end of 2019.