Uniqa reports a 41.6% rise in preliminary net profit for 2018

The Austrian insurer said the decline in life premiums is a strategic move


Get to grips with IFRS 17 challenges

InsuranceERM’s inaugural IFRS 17 conference will take place on 27 February in London


"IFRS 17 is the most cross-function project we've ever had"

Erich Kruschitz, head of group finance of Uniqa, tells Cintia Cheong about the challenges the company faces with the implementation of IFRS 17 and 9 accounting standards


Uniqa chief takes top role at Insurance Europe

Andreas Brandstetter says industry "must evolve"


Uniqa cites internal model approval and M&A for rising solvency ratio

But Austrian group warns of no premium growth this year


Insurance executive named Austria's finance minister

Hartwig Loeger sees important role for life cover as pensions hit limits


Uniqa gets approval for Solvency II internal model

Solvency ratio boosted by 44 percentage points


Uniqa details hit from Italian bank failure

Insurer puts aside €40m to pay for cost of cancelling sales partnership with insolvent bank Veneto


Uniqa chooses Moody's Analytics internal model and portfolio projection solutions

Austrian insurer licenses tools to help with valuation, internal model and investment


Uniqa launches €500m digital drive after hitting Solvency II target

Low interest rates remain a concern, says CEO