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Location map
author: OCHA/ ReliefWeb


Location:
- Eastern Europe.
- Neighbours: Romania, Ukraine.

Climate:
- moderate winters, warm summers.

Natural hazards:
- landslides.

Macro indicators
* 2018 estimates
Surface:33,846km2
Population*:3.5million
Pop. density*:104.6people/km2
GDP*:9.8EUR billion
GDP/capita*:2,769.6EUR

Currency: Leu
Code: MDL
Since: 1993


Insurance market portfolio
* 2018 estimates
TOTAL LIFE*:7%
TOTAL NON-LIFE*:93%
Overall Property*:8%
Overall Motor*:67%

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Statistics

Moldova 1Q2019 Rankings

Moldova 1Q2019 Market Portfolio


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Latest news

MOLDOVA: the base MTPL premium to grow by approximately 8% from July 1

From July 1 this year, a new procedure for premium calculation in MTPL entered into force in Moldova and an estimated premium was introduced as part of tariff liberalization for the segment, reports Capital.market (the informational pamphlet of the National Financial Market Commission (CNPF).



HALKBANK wants to further expand activity in Balkans

Turkey-based Halkbank announced the acquisition of Macedonian Nova Insurance, and now shows interest in investing in Moldova, too. Halkbank is already active in North Macedonia and Serbia, making Moldova the third country in the region Halkbank wants to develop.







MOLDOVA's top banks, insurers up for sale

Major stakes in top two banks and three major insurers have been confiscated after illegal coordination by shareholders detected, but no buyers have come forward, leaving Moldova's financial sector in limbo.

STATISTICS: MOLDOVA, FY 2017: GWP increased by 6.9%

In 2017 Moldovan insurance market produced GWP in the amount of EUR 70.6 million (MDL 1.5 billion), 6.9% up y-o-y, according to the final data of the Supervisory Authority (CNPF), centralized by the specialized portal www.xprimm.md.

Claims paid by the companies decreased by 2.15% y-o-y and reached EUR 24.9 million (MDL 507.97 million).




Main conclusions: The Insurance Conference - Republic of Moldova

One of the most important annual events dedicated to the regional insurance market, The Insurance Conference - Republic of Moldova, took place on 10 October in Chisinau, gathering over 120 professionals from Moldova, Romania, Russia, Ukraine, Holland, Germany, The Czech Republic, Poland, Croatia and Latvia.