STATISTICS: UKRAINE, FY2015: GWP earned by insurers has shown a double digit growth, up by 11.1%

During the last five years, the Ukrainian insurance market saw a steady growth in local currency, except for the year 2014. In 2015 the volume of GWP earned by insurers has shown a double digit growth, up by 11.1%. However, denominated in European currency, the market GWP went down by 19%, making experts to appreciate that "in 2015 were not impressive dynamics".

At the same time, nearly 40% of total GWP are ceded in reinsurance by the Ukrainian insurance companies. Thus, in 2015, the total volume of premiums ceded in reinsurance by the Ukrainian insurance companies reached to UAH 9.9 billion compared to UAH 9.7 billion in FY2014. Of the total sum, UAH 2.5 billion of reinsurance premiums were ceded to non-resident reinsurers and UAH 7.3 billion to resident reinsurers.

According to the official data, the number of insurance companies decreased by 5% or 21 insurers left the market, thus at the beginning of the current year in the insurance industry were active 361 organizations. "On the non-banking financial market were active 361 insurance companies, of which 49 life insurance companies, as well as 312 companies engaged in the other types of insurance", mentions an official report.

Access www.xprimm.com and download the FY2015 Ukraine insurance market statistics.

Follow XPRIMM Publications on LinkedIn, for more data on the insurance and financial industry.

Share |

Related articles

VIG to make acquisitions in Ukraine

Austrian insurer VIG intends to become a Top3 insurer in the Ukrainian insurance market, and "is mulling the possibility of acquiring another risk insurance company", wrote the local business portal open4business.com.ua.

2018-09-18

ON THE MOVE

IGI appoints its first Chief Technology Officer

International General Insurance Holdings Limited (IGI), the international specialist commercial insurer and reinsurer, has announced the appointment of Nasser ZAGHA to the newly-created role of Chief Technology Officer.

15.11.2018

TOP EVENT

Reducing the risks in agriculture by using insurance means, discussed in Skopje

On November 1st, an Agricultural insurance conference took place in Skopje, Macedonia, organized by the Insurance Supervision Agency in cooperation with the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Water Economy. Drawing attention to the necessity of reducing the risks in agriculture by using insurance was the event's main purpose.

06.11.2018

IIF 2018 - Insurance in a DIGITAL WORLD

Emmanuel DJENGUE, Innovation Director, Europe - RGAX, Spain is the Keynote Speaker at IIF 2018 - Insurance in a DIGITAL WORLD Conference in Bucharest, on November 27.

05.11.2018

See all