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Insurance Newsletter, No. 283, October 22, 2015

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INTERVIEW - BADEN BADEN REVIEW - TOP NEWS - CURRENT REPORTS

BADEN BADEN REVIEW
VIG and BARENTS Re, the 2015 winners of the XPRIMM international award for outstanding contribution to the industry's development
by adina.tudor@mxp.ro, 2015-10-19
VIENNA Insurance Group and BARENTS Re were the two winners of the 2015 XPRIMM Award for outstanding contribution to the development and evolution of the insurance and reinsurance market. The awards were handed during the XPRIMM Insurance Awards Ceremony organized within the Baden-Baden XPRIMM Reception 2015.
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VIDEO: Nicola RAUTMANN, Swiss Re: We can see a positive economic trend in the CEE region
by adina.tudor@mxp.ro, 2015-10-22
The low prices currently reported on the reinsurance segment in the CEE and CIS regions are caused by additional capacity coming from traditional players and the lack of significant losses, Nicola RAUTMANN, Market Executive Austria, CEE, Russia & CIS, Swiss Re, explained in an interview for XPRIMM Publications during the Baden-Baden Meetings 2015.
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Credit Europe Asigurari
TOP NEWS
Telematics, the bold step to the future of the insurance industry, under debate in Rome
by daniela.ghetu@mxp.ro, 2015-10-22
How many times have your clients complained about expensive car insurance? Isn't it a bit worrying to sign yet another contract with a reckless youngster after having dealt with all those generation Y claims? Well, telematics seems to be a key answer to these questions. Using telematics, as well as selecting the right technology, operations and customer propositions are on the agenda of the future European Motor Insurance Summit on 11 - 12 February 2016 in Rome.
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TRIGLAV, Excellent ratings reaffirmed, with medium-term outlook positive
by daniela.ghetu@mxp.ro, 2015-10-22
Following its regular annual revision, the A.M. Best credit rating agency reaffirmed the financial strength rating of "A-" (Excellent) and issuer credit rating of "a-" (Excellent) of Zavarovalnica TRIGLAV. Both credit ratings reflect solid risk-adjusted capitalisation, lasting good business results and the Triglav Group's leading competitive position in the Slovene market and the Adria region.
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AZERBAIJAN, 3Q2015: Double digit GWP growth expected for the year end
by daniela.ghetu@mxp.ro, 2015-10-22
The Azeri insurers ended the first three quarters of 2015 with GWP of AZN 339.3 million, 8% up y-o-y according to data released by the AIA - the Insurers' Association of Azerbaijan.
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EUROINS

Tightening professional requirements for the Azeri insurance managers
by daniela.ghetu@mxp.ro, 2015-10-22
Managers of insurance companies in Azerbaijan will have to pass specialized qualification exams to attain certification, AzerNewsAz reported.
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S&P's: Kazakhstan's Property/Casual insurance industry and country risk remains moderate, despite increased country risk
by daniela.ghetu@mxp.ro, 2015-10-22
Standard&Poor's Ratings Services said on October 15, that its industry and country risk assessment for Kazakhstan's property/casualty (P/C) insurance industry remained moderate, despite increased country risk.
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AEGON
GLOBASIG
INTERVIEW
Johannes Martin HARTMANN
Chairman of the Board
VIG Re

For VIG clients we are "per definition" their preferred reinsurer, but we apply the same underwriting standards for Group and Non Group business and for both segments we have to compete with other reinsurers to win their business.
What are the main challenges for a CEE reinsurer, what are the main challenges and opportunities for a specialist reinsurer and how can a company can become a significant player in just 7 years? We invite you to find out the answers in the following interview.
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VIG
CURRENT REPORTS
AZERBAIJAN - FY 2014
AZERBAIJAN 1H2015 supplement
KAZAKHSTAN FY2014 & 1H2015
RUSSIA FY 2014
RUSSIA 1H2015
TURKEY FY2014 & 1H2015
ROMANIA 1H2015
XPRIMM Ins. Report CEE, SEE & CIS – 1H2015
XPRIMM Ins. Report CEE, SEE & CIS – FY2015
XPRIMM Motor Ins. Report FY2014
XPRIMM Motor Ins. Report 1H2015 supplement
XPRIMM Property Ins. Report FY2014

JLT

EVENTS
7th Annual Insurance Distrib. Strategies Forum
October 29-30, 2015
Barcelona, Spain
Media Partner: XPRIMM Publications
For details: finance.flemingeurope.com
CertAsig Annual Marine and Aviation Cocktail
November 4, 2015
Four Seasons Hotel, Istanbul
EIOPA Conference
November 18, 2015
Frankfurt am Main, Germania
Organizer: EIOPA
For details: www.eurofinanceweek.com

BELARUS Re
TRUST RE

November Business Meetings of Reinsurers
November 2015
Moscow, Russia
Organizer: All-Russian Insurance Association (ARIA)
Co-organizer: Delovoy Format Group
Media Partner: XPRIMM Publications
For details: ins-df.com/en/nbm2015
Professional and Financial Lines Insurance Forum Middle East
December 7-8, 2015
Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE)
Organizer: C5
Media Partner: XPRIMM Publications
For details: www.c5-online.com

SRBA

The European Motor Insurance Summit 2015
February 11-12, 2016
Rome, Italy
Media Partner: XPRIMM Publications
For details: finance.flemingeurope.com


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