New corporate
structure implemented
• Vienna Insurance Group incorporates control of the Group in Austria and Central and Eastern Europe into its holding function

• As the largest single company, Wiener Städtische Versicherung is responsible for the operational core business in Austria
Sales cooperation with Scania in Central and Eastern Europe
Vienna Insurance Group is further strengthing its cross-border sales activities in Central and Eastern Europe by signing a long-term cooperation agreement with Scania CV AB, Scania Financial Services for the brokerage and conclusion of motor insurance. The cooperation between the two companies will thus be reinforced.
Vienna Insurance Group: the world’s largest SAP project for insurance
In July 2009, Donau Versicherung AG Vienna Insurance Group started implementation of the SAP insurance solution in its life insurance segment. Hence, the go-ahead has been given for using this standard solution for the actuarial core business also by large groups.
Vienna Insurance Group reports stable development in the first half of 2009
During the first six months, Vienna Insurance Group has successfully continued its stable development. From a local perspective, growth remains strong in many Central and Eastern European markets – as expected by us. We strengthened our number one position in our core markets in CEE and clearly boosted our market share to 16 percent.
Data and facts from 2008
Bulgarski Imoti Insurance Company, Bulstrad Insurance Company, Bulstrad Life Insurance Company, and Bulstrad Health Insurance Company ...
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Data and facts from 2008

Bulgarski Imoti Insurance Company, Bulstrad Insurance Company, Bulstrad Life Insurance Company, and Bulstrad Health Insurance Company reported their preliminary financial results for the past year 2008 at a meeting with the leading financial and business media on 2 April 2009 at the Sheraton Hotel. Hosts to the work breakfast were the managing directors of the Company, Mr Rumen Yanchev, Chairman of the Managing Committee of Bulstrad Insurance Company and Bulgarski Imoti Insurance Company, and Managing Director of both companies; Dr Klaus Mühleder, Managing Director and member of the Managing Committee of Bulstrad Insurance Company and Bulgarski Imoti Insurance Company; Ms Svetla Nestorova, Chairperson of the Managing Committee of Bulstrad Life Insurance Company and Managing Director of Bulgarski Imoti Insurance Company; Mr Nikolay Mishkalov, Managing Director of Bulstrad Health Insurance Company, and Mr Todor Iliev, Financial Director of the Bulstrad Insurance Company.

More data and facts:
  • The total premium income of the companies from the group of Vienna Insurance Group (VIG) in Bulgaria for 2008 is 301,689,344 BGN, of which 274,139,953 BGN in General Insurance, and 28,548,391 BGN in Life Insurance.
  • Bulgarski Imoti Insurance Company has an annual premium income of 52,202,422 BGN, and its growth at the end of 2008 was 2.63 percent higher than in 2007. For the same period the amount of its assets has grown by 35.30 percent.
  • The biggest share of the total premium income at 31 December 2008 is for the automobile insurance (93.5 percent). In Civil Responsibility Insurance of automobile drivers the Company holds 10.24 percent of the market and is the fourth among the insurance companies.
  • Vienna Insurance Group was the general sponsor at the Fourteenth Mediamix”08 International Festival in June 2008 at the Albena Resort.
  • Mr Rumen Yanchev was elected Mr Economy for the second time in 2008.
  • In 2008 a new centre for 24-hour emergency road service for the clients of the Bulgarski Imoti Insurance Company was opened.