• Central and Eastern Europe continue to offer great potential
  • Challenging economic and regulatory environment
  • Significant decline in premiums from single-premium life insurance in Austria


  • Once again, the best Group result in the history of the Company
  • More than 50% of premiums and profit are from the CEE region
  • Market share expanded to more than 19% in core markets
  • Commitment increased in Poland and Macedonia: acquisition of Polisa and QBE Makedonija
  • Market presence streamlined by mergers in Poland, Romania, Bulgaria and Croatia
  • Change of leadership: Peter Hagen takes over the position of Chairman of the Managing Board from Günter Geyer
  • Social Active Day extended to 17 countries