The best disability tariffs in the Infinma judgment

May 3, 2022 – The market standards defined by Infinma in disability insurance are (over) met by 16 tariffs offered in Germany by eight providers. The leading group includes Continentale, Credit Life, Dialog, Europa, Hannoversche, Metallrente, Volkswohl Bund and Zurich Deutscher Herold. ADVERTISING Die Infinma Institute for Financial Market Analysis GmbH has re-examined which tariffs […]

The Most Profitable Liability Insurers – VersicherungsJournal Deutschland

January 14, 2022 – Eleven market participants achieved combined ratios of less than 75 percent in 2020. The most profitable was the Cosmos, which spent just 36 percent of revenue on claims and costs. The Volkswohl Bund and the Mecklenburgische have improved particularly strongly. This can be found in the “Industry Monitor 2015-2020: Liability Insurance” […]

2022 “definitely” more corporate insolvencies

January 11, 2022 – 2021 brought another decline in corporate insolvencies. This trend is now likely to have come to an end. Since the third and especially the fourth quarter, Creditreform has registered a “normalization” of insolvency events. In the credit and insurance sector, 70 bankruptcies were counted, and the insolvency rate in the sector […]

Grawe bestowed award – VersicherungsJournal Österreich

November 8th, 2021 – This year, the Grazer Wechselseite has given an award to Corina Madreiter-Sokolowski and her team from the Medical University of Graz for research on cell aging, specifically on the energy supply to mitochondria, which in turn produce energy for the cells of the human body are. Research is carried out with […]

GDV wants residential building insurance only with elementary protection

1.11.2021 – The insurance association has submitted a position paper in which it proposes that all existing contracts in private residential building insurance be supplemented with elementary protection. New contracts should only be offered with the module. When it comes to the premium, there should be “individual solutions” for cases of hardship. In future, new […]

Entitlement to care allowance is suspended during inpatient treatment

September 29, 2021 – Entitlement to the payment of care allowance is interrupted if a person in need of care has to be treated as an inpatient in a clinic for more than four weeks. This was decided by the Osnabrück Social Court with a judgment published yesterday on September 7, 2021 (S 14 P […]

These major cities have the highest home burglary rates

September 22nd, 2021 – Krefeld had the highest burglary rate in relation to the number of inhabitants of all 82 cities with more than 100,000 inhabitants in 2020. The burglary rate here was around three times higher than the national average and even nine times higher than in Jena with the lowest Klaurate. The awareness […]

The big cities with the worst claims balance

September 20, 2021 – The worst damage balance among the major German cities has the federal capital Berlin in motor liability insurance as well as in full and partially comprehensive insurance. It looks best in Cottbus (motor vehicle liability), Paderborn (fully comprehensive) and Erlangen (partial comprehensive). This is shown by detailed data from the new […]

Hardened market: higher premiums, stricter conditions

9/10/2021 – Cost pressure has increased for companies due to the behavior of insurers, Greco states. In addition to premium increases, new exclusions will also be applied; to this end, customers must improve their risk management. The D&O insurance market is particularly hardened. The domestic insurance broker Greco International AG invited to his “Risk Day” […]

These are the metropolises with the worst loss balance sheets

September 2, 2021 – Among the major German cities with more than 500,000 inhabitants, the federal capital Berlin has the worst damage balance in motor vehicle liability insurance as well as in full and partially comprehensive insurance. It looks best in Bremen (motor vehicle liability) or in Nuremberg (fully and partially comprehensive). This is shown […]