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Location:
- Central Europe, eastern Alps bordering the Adriatic Sea;
- Neighbours: Italy, Austria, Hungary, Croatia.

Climate:
- Mediterranean climate on the coast, continental climate with mild to hot summers and cold winters in the plateaus and valleys to the east.

Natural hazards:
- flooding;
- earthquakes.


Macro indicators (* 2018 estimates)
Surface:20,273km2
Population*:2.1million
Pop. density*:102.1people/km2
GDP*:45.9EUR billion
GDP/capita*:22,205.2EUR

European Union:
EU member, since 2004


Currency: Euro



 


Statistics

Slovenia FY2018 Market Portfolio

Slovenia FY2018 Rankings


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Latest news

STATISTICS: SLOVENIA, FY2017: life insurance and Motor Hull, the market drivers

Slovenian insurers ended 2017 with GWP of EUR 2.18 billion, 5.5% up y-o-y, mostly capitalizing from the life insurance segment's revitalization. Thus, after a weak 2016, when the life insurance business followed a descending path, in 2017 the almost 10% growth of the Unit-Linked insurance products line gave the segment the needed stimulus to re-enter on a positive trend.

SLOVENIA's Adriatic Slovenica teams up with local Iryo startup

Slovenia's insurer Adriatic Slovenica (AS), a subsidiary of financial services provider KD Group, said it has formed a strategic partnership with local healthcare blockchain startup Iryo with the main goal of offering patients better and safer access to their health records.

Adriatic Slovenica with more premiums but less profit in 2017

The Adriatic Slovenica insurance group collected EUR 303.8m in insurance premiums last year, which is 1.7% more than in 2016, while damages payout was up by 2.9% to EUR 223.4m. The group ended 2017 with EUR 11.4m in net profit, down 4.2% year-on-year, according to audited results released on Wednesday.


SLOVENIA: Grawe's net profit up to EUR 1.6m in 2017

The Slovenian subsidiary of the Austrian insurance group Grawe collected EUR 42.6m in gross insurance premiums in 2017, up EUR 1m from 2016, while posting a net profit of EUR 1.6m, a rise of EUR 300,000, the company said after Monday's shareholder meeting, which discussed last year's business results.





SLOVENIA: Insurer Adriatic seeking ways to address tough competition

Adriatic Slovenica, the third biggest insurance group in the country, has unveiled a new five-year strategy, which aims to address growing challenges on the market, including tougher competition because of a merger of two competitors. The January-September profit of the group, which is up for sale, dropped 17% from a year ago to EUR 6m.






SLOVENIA: Zavarovalnica Triglav tops the list of 100 largest insurers in the region

Slovenian insurer Zavarovalnica Triglav tops the list of 100 largest insurers in the region comprising the former Yugoslav republics, Albania, Romania, Bulgaria and Moldavia, compiled by the Bulgarian business web portal SeeNews. The top five insurers on the list based on results from 2016 include another three Slovenian ones.

SLOVENIA: Adris launches dispute over Sava Re takeover rejection

Adris Grupa has launched an administrative dispute over the decision of the Slovenian insurance watchdog to deny the Croatian company regulatory clearance to increase its stake in Slovenian insurance group Sava Re to 33%, the news web portal Siol.net reported on Thursday.

SLOVENIA: SID Bank selling insurance arm

Slovenia's export and development bank has published an intention to sell its credit insurance company SID - Prva kreditna zavarovalnica, as part of the strategic focus on core business.