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XPRIMM News reached its 500th edition!

For the 500th time, XPRIMM News lands today, as every Thursday, on your screens with the latest news and statistics that illustrate the trends and evolutions of the insurance markets in the CEE, SEE and CIS regions.

UKRAINE: NBU plans to transform the insurance market to meet international practices

The current legislation of the Ukrainian insurance market leaves it far behind when compared to other European countries. Its insurance penetration degree is roughly around 1.3%, while in Europe the average sits at a solid 5%. At the same time, the Ukrainian market saw a stable annual growth of about 20% in the latest years, according to the Lexology portal.

CEO of RBI appointed to UNIQA supervisory body

Johann STROBL, CEO of RAIFFEISEN Bank International AG (RBI), was elected to the Supervisory Board of UNIQA Insurance Group AG by the Annual General Meeting. He was proposed to replace Erwin HAMESEDER, who left UNIQA's Supervisory Board at the end of the Annual General Meeting on 25 May 2020. Click here to read more.

Carlos Gonzalez-Perandones to replace Cornelia COMAN as of CEO NN Spain

Carlos GONZALEZ-PERANDONES, currently Chief Sales Officer (CSO) of Nationale-Nederlanden Spain, has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of Nationale-Nederlanden Spain, effective 1 June: "This follows Cornelia COMAN's decision to leave NN Group to pursue opportunities outside our company".

Aon appoints PETREVSKI as Senior VP and GM of Data & Analytic Services

Global re/insurance broker Aon announced it has promoted Steve PETREVSKI as Senior Vice President and General Manager of Data & Analytic Services to drive its growth strategy through new capabilities that leverage emerging technologies for digital businesses and accelerate foundational Data and Analytic Services capabilities. PETREVSKI will report to John Bruno, CEO of Data & Analytic Services and COO of Aon.

Generali, 1Q2020: P&C combined ratio improved to 89.5%

For the first three months of 2020, Generali Group recorded a net profit of EUR 113 million, 84.8% lower year-on-year. The group's operating result reached EUR 1,448 million, up 7.6%, driven by P&C and Asset Management growths.

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