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Vienna Insurance Group AG Wiener Versicherung Gruppe (VIGR.VI)

VIGR.VI on Vienna Stock Exchange

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17 Nov 2017
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Vienna Insurance Group to merge Wiener Staedtische and s Versicherung
Monday, 13 Nov 2017 07:43am EST 

Nov 13 (Reuters) - VIENNA INSURANCE GROUP ::VIENNA INSURANCE GROUP TO MERGE WIENER STÄDTISCHE AND S VERSICHERUNG IN AUSTRIA‍​.THE MERGER IS EXPECTED TO BECOME EFFECTIVE DURING THE COURSE OF 2018‍​.  Full Article

Vienna Insurance Group buys unit of Merkur in Bosnia and Herzegovina
Monday, 30 Oct 2017 05:48am EDT 

Oct 30 (Reuters) - VIENNA INSURANCE GROUP ::ACQUIRES SUBSIDIARY OF MERKUR IN BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA‍​.  Full Article

Vienna Insurance Group to merge two Slovakian group companies ‍​
Tuesday, 24 Oct 2017 05:27am EDT 

Oct 24 (Reuters) - VIENNA INSURANCE GROUP ::TO MERGE TWO SLOVAKIAN GROUP COMPANIES ‍​.POISŤOVŇA SLOVENSKEJ SPORITEĽNE TO BE INTEGRATED INTO KOOPERATIVA AS OF 1 APRIL 2018‍​.  Full Article

Vienna Insurance Group appoints Marek Belka to boards of three Polish Group companies
Monday, 18 Sep 2017 04:06am EDT 

Sept 18 (Reuters) - VIENNA INSURANCE GROUP :‍FORMER POLISH PRIME MINISTER JOINS VIENNA INSURANCE GROUP AS SUPERVISORY BOARD MEMBER​.BELKA APPOINTED TO THE BOARDS OF THREE POLISH GROUP COMPANIES‍​.  Full Article

Vienna Insurance Group: Peter Thirring to be new member of Managing Board
Tuesday, 5 Sep 2017 11:10am EDT 

Sept 5 (Reuters) - VIENNA INSURANCE GROUP ::EANS-ADHOC: PETER THIRRING TO BECOME NEW MEMBER OF THE MANAGING BOARD .‍PETER THIRRING WILL JOIN MANAGING BOARD OF VIG FROM DONAU VERSICHERUNG AS OF 1 JULY 2018​.‍MANAGEMENT BOARD MANDATES OF CEO ELISABETH STADLER, JUDIT HAVASI, PETER HÖFINGER WERE PREMATURELY EXTENDED UNTIL 30 JUNE 2023​.  Full Article

Vienna Insurance Group's H1 premiums grow but net profit falls
Tuesday, 22 Aug 2017 02:19am EDT 

Aug 22 (Reuters) - Vienna Insurance Group ::Premiums rise to almost eur 5 billion (+0.9 percent).Profit (before taxes) increases to around eur 221 million (+9.6 percent).Combined ratio clearly improved to 96.9 percent (-1 percentage point).Solvency ratio up to around 225 percent.Profit (before taxes) was eur 220.5 million, around 10 percent higher than in first half of 2016.Financial result was eur 488.4 million, a year-on-year increase of around 9 percent.Improved financial result was primarily due to increased income from full consolidation of non-profit housing societies and large profits realised from sale of shares.Lower combined ratio primarily due to positive performance achieved in Austria and Poland.H1 net profit 146.6 million eur, down 4 percent y/y.  Full Article

Vienna Insurance Group: new chief financial officer appointed
Monday, 26 Jun 2017 09:25am EDT 

June 26 (Reuters) - VIENNA INSURANCE GROUP ::EANS-ADHOC: NEW CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER FOR THE VIENNA INSURANCE GROUP 2018.MARTIN SIMHANDL WILL BE RESIGNING FROM MANAGING BOARD OF VIENNA INSURANCE GROUP IN MIDDLE OF 2018.‍MARTIN SIMHANDL EXPRESSED HIS DESIRE NOT TO CONTINUE WITH HIS TERM OF OFFICE AS CFO, WHICH IS DUE TO EXPIRE ON 30 JUNE 2018, FOR PERSONAL REASONS​.DUE TO SIGNIFICANT IMPORTANCE OF THIS POSITION AT A LISTED COMPANY, SUPERVISORY BOARD HAS ALREADY NOW ESTABLISHED A SUCCESSOR.‍AS OF FEB 1 2018, LIANE HIRNER APPOINTED MEMBER OF MANAGING BOARD OF VIENNA INSURANCE GROUP (VIG) FOR FULL 5-YEAR.  Full Article

Vienna Insurance Group to focus on Poland as centre of innovation
Thursday, 22 Jun 2017 04:06am EDT 

June 22 (Reuters) - VIENNA INSURANCE GROUP :POLISH VIG GROUP COMPANY COMPENSA HAS LAUNCHED THE MOST COMPREHENSIVE DIGITALISATION PROJECT TO BE IMPLEMENTED WITHIN THE GROUP.TOTAL INVESTMENT AMOUNT IS AROUND EUR 25 MILLION AND VIENNA INSURANCE GROUP (VIG) WILL CONTRIBUTE WITH A PART.GOAL IS TO USE THE RESULTS OF THE PROJECT FOR OTHER GROUP COMPANIES.  Full Article

Vienna Insurance Group: change at the managing board
Tuesday, 30 May 2017 10:59am EDT 

May 30 (Reuters) - VIENNA INSURANCE GROUP ::CHANGE AT THE MANAGING BOARD OF VIENNA INSURANCE GROUP.ON 1 JULY 2017, ROLAND GRÖLL WILL MOVE FROM HIS POSITION AT VIENNA INSURANCE GROUP (VIG) TO BECOME A MEMBER OF MANAGING BOARDS OF WIENER STÄDTISCHE VERSICHERUNG AND DONAU VERSICHERUNG.GERHARD LAHNER WILL BECOME CFO OF KOOPERATIVA POJISTOVNA, A.S., AND A MEMBER OF MANAGING BOARD OF CESKÁ PODNIKATELSKÁ POJISTOVNA, A.S. (CPP) IN PRAGUE.  Full Article

Vienna Insurance Group Q1 combined ratio up y/y at 96.9 pct
Tuesday, 23 May 2017 01:58am EDT 

May 23 (Reuters) - Vienna Insurance Group Q1 results:Premiums rise to eur 2.72 billion.Combined ratio improved to 96.9 percent.Profit (before taxes) increased to around eur 110 million.Solvency II ratio grew to around 206 percent.Financial result of eur 247.7 million in 1st quarter of 2017.Combined ratio improved significantly by almost one percentage point to 96.9 percent, compared to 97.8 percent in 1st quarter 2016.  Full Article