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UNIQA Insurance Group AG (UNIQ.VI)

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Uniqa Insurance Group says insolvency of Veneto Banca triggers contractual guarantee
Thursday, 3 Aug 2017 02:01pm EDT 

Aug 3 (Reuters) - Uniqa Insurance Group Ag ::INSOLVENCY OF VENETO BANCA TRIGGERS CONTRACTUAL GUARANTEE.EARNINGS BEFORE TAXES EXPECTED TO INCREASE FROM EUR 86.6 MILLION IN FIRST HALF OF 2016 TO BETWEEN EUR 90 MILLION AND EUR 96 MILLION FIRST HALF OF 2017.EXPECTS TO RECORD NET PROFIT BETWEEN EUR 38 MILLION-EUR 43 MILLION IN H1 VERSUS PREVIOUS YEAR'S FIGURE OF EUR 91.3 MILLION.H1 NET PROFIT DECLINE DUE TO ONE-OFF NEGATIVE EFFECT FROM INSOLVENCY OF VENETO BANCA.PLANS TO SLIGHTLY INCREASE ITS DIVIDEND PER SHARE FOR 2017 COMPARED WITH THE PREVIOUS YEAR.  Full Article

UNIQA: shareholders' agreement among major shareholders of STRABAG SE extended
Monday, 3 Jul 2017 02:29am EDT 

July 3 (Reuters) - UNIQA INSURANCE GROUP AG ::SHAREHOLDERS' AGREEMENT AMONG MAJOR SHAREHOLDERS (COMPANIES OF UNIQA GROUP, COMPANIES OF RAIFFEISEN-HOLDING NÖ-W GROUP, HASELSTEINER FAMILIEN-PRIVATSTIFTUNG, MR. DR. HANS PETER HASELSTEINER AND RASPERIA TRADING LIMITED) OF STRABAG SE EXTENDED.SHAREHOLDERS' AGREEMENT WAS EXTENDED BY A TERM OF FIVE YEARS UNTIL 31 DECEMBER 2022.IN ANY CASE, PARTIES ARE STILL FREE TO TERMINATE CONTRACT PREMATURELY BY MUTUAL AGREEMENT.MAJOR SHAREHOLDERS OF STRABAG SE DID NOT EXERCISE THEIR TERMINATION RIGHT WITH RESPECT TO SHAREHOLDERS' AGREEMENT CONCLUDED AMONG THEM AS PER 31 DECEMBER 2017.  Full Article

UNIQA Insurance first quarter operating earnings down 7.6 pct
Wednesday, 24 May 2017 02:00am EDT 

VIENNA, May 24 (Reuters) - UNIQA Insurance says::Q1 written premiums up 5.1 pct at 1.51 bln eur (Q1 2016: 1.44 bln).Q1 combined ratio in property and casualty insurance increased to 97.7 pct (Q1 2016: 96.2 pct) .Q1 operating earnings down 7.6 pct at 48.0 mln eur (Q1 2016: 52.0 mln eur) .Q1 consolidated net profit down 12.2 pct at 29.1 mln eur (Q1 2016: 33.2 mln eur).Expects slight growth both in premiums and earnings in the 2017 financial year.  Full Article

UNIQA Insurance full-year embedded value rises by 7.3 pct
Friday, 21 Apr 2017 01:58am EDT 

April 21 (Reuters) - UNIQA Insurance Group AG ::Says embedded value after minority interests of UNIQA Group improved by 7.3 percent in past year to 5,068 million euros ($5.43 billion) (2015: 4,725 million euros).  Full Article

Uniqa will not keep Strabag stake at 13.8 pct, CEO says
Thursday, 9 Mar 2017 05:20am EST 

Uniqa Insurance Group : CEO says we will definitely not keep our Strabag stake at 13.8 percent . CEO reiterates will decide whether to sell or reduce stake by summer of this year Further company coverage: [UNIQ.VI] ((vienna.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com; +43 1 531 12 258;)).  Full Article

Uniqa's 2016 pretax profit 225.5 mln eur, plans dividend increase
Thursday, 9 Mar 2017 02:00am EST 

Uniqa Insurance Group : Says 2016 pretax profit 225.5 million eur . Says 2016 written premiums fell 3.1 percent to 5.05 billion eur . Says fall in written premiums was due exclusively to the planned reduction in capital-intensive single premiums in the life insurance segment in Austria . Says 2016 combined ratio 98.1 percent (versus 97.9 percent in 2015) . Says will propose dividend for 2016 of 0.49 eur per share (versus 0.47 eurper share for 2015) . Says expects premiums and earnings to increase slightly in 2017 . Says plans to continue policy of increasing dividend per share annually Further company coverage: [UNIQ.VI] ((vienna.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com; +43 1 531 12 258;)).  Full Article

Uniqa says too early to say whether it will make acquisitions
Thursday, 9 Mar 2017 12:43am EST 

Uniqa Insurance Group : CEO says we have enough funds for growth but can't say for now whether we will make acquisitions Further company coverage: [UNIQ.VI] ((vienna.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com; +43 1 531 12 258;)).  Full Article

Uniqa Insurance Group to sell indirect stake in Casinos Austria to Came Holding
Tuesday, 3 Jan 2017 06:47am EST 

UNIQA Insurance Group AG : Resolves sale of indirect interest in casinos austria to came holding . Is to divest its 29.63 pct indirect interest in Medial Beteiligungs-GmbH (Medial), which has an 38.29 pct stake in Casinos Austria Aktiengesellschaft (Casinos Austria) . Upon closing, Uniqa's capital gain from selling this stake is expected to be roughly 47.6 million euros .Parties have agreed not to disclose purchase price.  Full Article

msg life receives order to implement msg.life factory and key components of msg.insurance suite
Thursday, 22 Dec 2016 06:06am EST 

Msg Life AG : Receives major order to implement msg.life factory and key components of msg.insurance suite . UNIQA Insurance Group signed a contract today with IBM Oesterreich GmbH - which has in turn engaged msg life central europe gmbh as a subcontractor - to introduce policy management system msg.life factory along with key components of the msg.Insurance Suite as the central management platform for UNIQA's life insurance business .For msg life, contract is worth around 30 million euros ($31.40 million) in total.  Full Article

UNIQA Insurance Group: UNIQA Österreich Versicherungen merger
Friday, 30 Sep 2016 02:49am EDT 

UNIQA Insurance Group AG : Raiffeisen Versicherung AG, FINANCE LIFE Lebensversicherung AG and Salzburger Landes-Versicherung AG (transferor companies) are to be merged with UNIQA Österreich Versicherungen AG (acquiring company) .Merger with an effective date of 31 december 2015.  Full Article

Uniqa confirms outlook as net profit falls in line with guidance

VIENNA, Aug 23 Austrian insurer Uniqa confirmed its outlook for the year as it published half-year profit figures within a range it gave earlier this month when it warned that it would take a financial hit linked to the collapse of an Italian bank.