VIG defends insuring Czech coal power plant

The insurer said it pursues a local entrepreneurship approach


Generali and VIG accused of insuring Czech coal power plant

Campaign group Unfriend Coal claims insurance deal 'undermines climate change action'


Scor and Prudential likely to benefit from IFRS 17; some set to lose out

IFRS 17 "increasingly likely" to be delayed by up to two years, says Deutsche Bank


Munich Re defends coal practice

Firm has no threshold for coal underwriting but assesses all risks


Austrian group pushes west for reinsurance

VIG Re planning expansion in northern Europe


Vienna Insurance basks in success of post-Communist expansion

Pre-tax profits up 9% and GWP 3.7% higher in 2017


Insurers make 'short work' of SFCR internal model disclosures

David Walker compares how firms describe internal models in their solvency and financial condition reports and considers how the practice may evolve


Munich Re reportedly readying sales of Ergo and Victoria life portfolios

But Austria's Vienna Insurance Group buying further into life business


VIG's solvency ratio jumps by 30pp in six months

Capital increased thanks to subordinated debt issuance


Digitalisation drive heralds senior changes at VIG

Austrian insurer drafts in group board member to head push to digitalisation