This annual report also includes forward-looking statements based on current assumptions and estimates that are made by the Management of the VIENNA INSURANCE GROUP Wiener Städtische Versicherung AG to the best of its knowledge. Information offered using the words “expectation” or “target” or similar formulations indicate such forward-looking statements. The projections that are related to the future development of the company represent estimates that were made on the basis of the information available as of the date on which this annual report went to press. Actual results may differ from the forecast if the assumptions underlying the forecast fail to materialise or if risks arise at a level that was not anticipated.
Note regarding rounding: Calculation differences may arise when rounded amounts and percentages are summed automatically.
The annual report was prepared with the greatest possible care in order to ensure that the information provided in all parts is correct and complete. Rounding, type-setting and printing errors can nevertheless not be completely ruled out.
Our aim was to keep the Annual Report as easy to read and as fluent as possible. For this reason, we have dispensed with formulations such as “he/she”, “his/her”, etc. It should be understood that the text always refers to women and men equally without discrimination.
In the event of doubt, the German version is authoritative.
Editorial deadline: 26 February 2010
VIENNA INSURANCE GROUP
Wiener Städtische Versicherung AG
Phone: +43 (0) 50 350 350