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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

SLOVENIA: Green Card passive claims increased by 46% in the past 7 years

In 2018, there was a total of 7,285 "Green Card" claims for motor accidents caused by Slovenian vehicles, almost three times higher than 2,456 Green Card claims for motor accidents caused by foreign vehicles inside Slovenia, Slovenian Insurance Association (SIA) figures show.




TRIGLAV 1Q2019 net profit increased by 9% at Group level

Slovenia-based Triglav Group registered a profit of EUR 26 million in the first quarter of 2019. Investments played the biggest role for the 9% increase in Group's profit. Triglav's activity outside Slovenia slightly increased compared to 2018 Q1.

The Sava Re Group has a new umbrella brand

The umbrella brand Sava Re Group will be replaced in all corporate documents by Zavarovalna skupina Sava in Slovenian and Sava Insurance Group in English, starting with the 1Q financial report for 2019, the Group has announced.



STATISTICS: SLOVENIA, FY2018: market growth driven by UL, health and motor insurance lines

Slovenian insurers ended 2018 with GWP worth EUR 2.34 billion, 7.4% up y-o-y. Unlike in other CEE markets, the Unit-Linked life insurance line had a strong positive contribution to the market growth, which in absolute terms exceeded the motor insurance lines' aggregated input. Health insurance also recorded a significant increase in the GWP volume.


Sava Re: 2018 Solvency and Financial Condition Report

Sava Re published on April 2019 its Solvency and Financial Condition Report for 2018. Previous year figures showed an improved combined ratio, an increase in net result of EUR 33 million and a slight decrease in premiums total volume, due to changes in the underwriting strategy.

SLOVENIA: COFACE acquires SID - PKZ

Coface announced on April 15th the acquisition of Slovenian SID - PKZ, one of the insurance market leaders, with a strong position in credit insurance. Coface has acquired all SID - PKZ shares and the business will operate under the new name - Coface PKZ.


SLOVENIA: Sava Re proposes dividend for shareholders

Slovenian Sava Re is going to pay a gross dividend of EUR 0.95 per share, EUR 14.7 million in total, or 34.23% of 2018 net profit of the Sava Re Group, the reinsurer said in an official statement.

Sava Re's FY2018 net profit rises 38% y-o-y

The Sava Re Group ended 2018 with a net profit of EUR 43 million, delivering a 13.1% return on equity. In 2018, the Group's equity grew by 7.6% to EUR 340.2 million as of December 31, 2018. The Group's net technical provisions stood at EUR 1.1 billion.

SLOVENIA: GRAWE recorded a total profit of EUR 0.7 million in 2018

During the General Meeting of Shareholders, GRAWE zavarovalnica d.d. presented the financial results for 2018. A total profit of EUR 0.7 million was recorded, alongside a total GWP level of EUR 43.3 million, above the expected number due to the increasing number of contracts.




SLOVENIA: Government pushes forward sale of NLB Vita

Slovenia's Government decided to lift some restrictions over Nova Ljubljanska Banka (NLB), the largest bank in Slovenia, to further advance its privatisation process. NLB Vita, the insurance subsidiary of the NLB Group, could be sold entirely.