Macedonia

Location:
Southeastern Europe, north of Greece

Climate:
warm, dry summers and autumns; relatively cold winters with heavy snowfall

Natural hazards:
high seismic risks



Currency: Denar (MKD)

1 EUR = 61.4814 Denars, MKD (December 31st, 2014)
1 EUR = 61.5113 Denars, MKD (December 31st, 2013)
1 EUR = 61.5000 Denars, MKD (December 31st, 2012)
1 EUR = 61.5050 Denars, MKD (December 31st, 2011)
1 EUR = 61.5050 Denars, MKD (December 31st, 2010)

Sources:
Insurance Supervision Agency
Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Macedonia
National Bank of the Republic of Macedonia
Insurance Companies Association

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STATISTICS: MACEDONIA, H1: Preliminary figures show a 8.3% y-o-y increase in GWP

In January-June 2015, Macedonian insurers reported gross written premiums of MKD 4.3 billion (about EUR 70 milion) or 8.3% more y-o-y, as the preliminary figures provided by the Insurance Supervision Agency showed. As in previous periods, non-life insurance premiums dominated the market portfolio, and accounted for 89.2% of total GWP, of which about 39% was related to Motor TPL policies, 26.5% - property lines and 8.0% - motor hull.

MACEDONIA: Euroins Osiguruvanje Q1 premium income up 20.5%

The premium income of Macedonian insurer Euroins Osiguruvanje soared by 20.5% to 1.84 million euro in the first three months of 2015, its parent, Eurohold Bulgaria, said on Friday. The premium income of Skopje-based Euroins Osiguruvanje from third-party liability insurance was up by 21.8% to 1.1 million euro through March, financial and insurance group Eurohold Bulgaria said in a notice filed with the Sofia bourse.

STATISTICS: MACEDONIA FY2014: Preliminary figures indicate significant growth rates in property claims

The preliminary FY2014 statistics indicate for the Macedonian insurance market a total GWP volume of EUR 124 million, 6.1% up y-o-y. Life insurance segment generated a 21.8% y-o-y growth rate (to EUR 14.5 million), while the non-life insurance classes increased by 4.3% y-o-y to EUR 109.6 million. At the "claims chapter", the aggregate value increased by 3.2% to almost EUR 50 million. Life indemnities' volume went down by 10.6% y-o-y to EUR 1.7 million, while on the non-life segment the aggregate growth rate was 3.8% (to EUR 48 million).

STATISTICS: MACEDONIA 3Q2014: life insurance strives to reach 10% market weight

The Macedonian insurance market ended the first three quarters of 2014 with an almost 6% increase in GWP, to EUR 95 million. In relative terms, life insurance saw the highest growth rate, recording a GWP amount higher by 21.6% as compared with 3Q2013. Yet, in absolute figures, the main source of growth remained the non-life segment, especially the MTPL and damages to property lines.

MACEDONIA's Euroins Osiguruvanje 11-mo premium income up 13.7%

The premium income of Macedonian insurer Euroins Osiguruvanje climbed by 13.7% to 7.6 million euro in the first eleven months of 2014, its parent, Eurohold Bulgaria, said. The premium income of Skopje-based Euroins Osiguruvanje from third-party liability insurance was up by 8.5% to 4.9 million euro through November, financial and insurance group Eurohold Bulgaria said in a notice filed with the Sofia bourse on Tuesday.

VIG's MACEDONIAN life-insurance units in portfolio transfer deal

Insurer Osiguruvanje Makedonija said on Wednesday it signed a contract with local peer Winner Life, both part of Vienna Insurance Group (VIG), for the transfer of its life insurance portfolio. The agreement will come into force after permission was granted by Macedonia's Insurance Supervision Agency, Osiguruvanje Makedonija said in a bourse filing.