News - Re/Insurance groups

UNIQA reported increasing business during 3Q2022

Austrian insurance group UNIQA generated premiums worth EUR 5.03 billion (+4.3% y-o-y) in 9M2022, due to increases recorded in all business lines: property and casualty insurance grew by 5.5% (to EUR 2.83 billion), health insurance by 4.9% (to EUR 963.6 million) and life insurance by 1.2% (to EUR 1.23 billion).

Christos Adamantiadis is the new CEO for Continental Europe at Marsh

Christos Adamantiadis was appointed CEO, Continental Europe at Marsh, the world's leading insurance broker and risk advisor, effective 1 January 2023. Mr. Adamantiadis will be based in Zurich and report to Flavio Piccolomini, President of Marsh's International Division.

Allianz SE, Q3 2022: strong results after 9M, full-year operating profit to reach the upper half of the target range of EUR 13.4 billion

Allianz SE's operating profit in 3Q rose by 7.4% to EUR 3.5 billion, driven by the Property-Casualty segment. Total revenues increased by 1.3% to EUR 34.8 billion, net income - by 16.7% to EUR 2.5 billion. After 9M2022 total revenues reached EUR 116 billion, operating profit - EUR 10.2 billion, while net income decreased by 31.5% to EUR 4.7 billion mainly due to a provision booked in 1Q.

Zurich, Q3 2022: robust premium increases across the Group which continues to be on track to exceed its strategic and financial targets for the 2020-2022 cycle

Zurich's Property & Casualty (P&C) GWP rose 8%, with growth of 13% on a like-for-like basis. Life new business annual premium equivalent up 2% on a like-for-like basis, with margin at an attractive level of 26.5%. Capital position is very strong with Swiss Solvency Test ratio estimated at 252% as of September 30, 2022, the group's press release said.

Zaffino to head AIG through 2027

American International Group (AIG) announced that AIG and Peter Zaffino, President & Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board, have entered into an agreement securing Zaffino's employment through November 10, 2027.

ADRIS Grupa posted end-September growth of revenue and profit

In the first nine months of 2022, Croatian conglomerate ADRIS Grupa, with business in tourism, food production and insurance (Croatia Osiguranje) - posted total revenue worth HRK 5.2 billion (~EUR 0.7 billion), up by 15% compared to the same reporting period last year.

AGCS reported 9 months increasing premiums and profits

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty SE (AGCS), the corporate insurance carrier of Allianz Group reported January-September 2022 GWP worth EUR 8.486 billion, up by EUR 1.06 billion or by 14% y-o-y.

Talanx confirmed its FY outlook for Group net income for EUR 1,050-1,150 million range

German insurance group Talanx is on track to meet its annual targets after the end-September result The insurer's representatives pointed out in a statement that the growths registered in premium income and net income in the first nine months of the year compensates for high losses from natural disasters and the reserves booked for potential losses arising from Russia's war of aggression against Ukraine.