Press releases overview
UNIQA becomes top 5 player in CEE with biggest acquisition in Austrian insurance industry
  • Legal merger completed in Poland, Czech Republic and Slovakia
  • Initial positive synergy effects after biggest acquisition in UNIQA’s history
  • Growth of 5 million customers with around € 800 million in premiums and around 2,000 employees
  • CEE as growth driver: Group-wide premium growth of 17 per cent in first half of 2021, primarily due to successful integration of the former AXA companies
  • UNIQA now among the top insurers in CEE with single-brand strategy
The venture capital company of the UNIQA Insurance Group is one of the most active corporate venture capital funds in Europe with over 30 investments, 5 exits and one unicorn

Doubling of investment volume from EUR 75 million to 150 million allows UNIQA Ventures to actively support European start-ups in the Series A phase and beyond 

Six-month report of the FBIH Insurance Supervision Agency published
Despite the unpredictable challenges of the pandemic that the population of BiH has encountered in the past period, the official data of the FBiH Insurance Supervision Agency show a growing trend of the insurance market in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Earnings before taxes increase from €55.4 million to €215.7 million
  • Premiums written up by 17.1 per cent to €3,310.0 million
  • Combined ratio improves from 96.7 per cent to 92.6 per cent
  • Investment income rises to €307.2 million
  • Consolidated net profit more than quadrupled at €170.7 million
  • Solvency II ratio around 200 per cent
  • Outlook raised: 2021 earnings before taxes between €330 million and €350 million
  • Earnings before taxes for 2021 are now expected to be in the range of €330 to €350 million, due to improved profitability in the core underwriting business
  • For the first half of 2021 UNIQA estimates that earnings before taxes will exceed €200 million
30 investments, 5 exits and one unicorn: the venture capital company of UNIQA Insurance Group AG is one of the most active corporate venture capital funds in Europe
Investments in FinTech, InsurTech and HealthTech start-ups provide impetus for digitization and innovation in UNIQA’s core business.
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