The Vienna Insurance Group is now represented by three insurance companies in the Czech Republic: Kooperativa pojišťovna, a.s., Česká podnikatelská pojišťovna, a.s., (ČPP) and Pojišt’ovna České spořitelny, a.s., (PČS). The Group’s reinsurance company, VIG Re, also began operations in Prague in the middle of 2008. The Czech Republic contributes around 20% of total Group premiums, making it the largest CEE market in the Vienna Insurance Group.
The Vienna Insurance Group has a market share in excess of 30%, placing it in an outstanding second place in the Czech insurance market. The Group held second place in both the life and non-life sectors in 2009.