Badenia with fresh impetus Successful year 2008 for the building society

Badenia with fresh impetus
Successful year 2008 for the building society
Karlsruhe-based Deutsche Bausparkasse Badenia AG is looking back at a successful business year 2008 in which its growth was markedly above the average of the building-society industry. Apart from a favourable environment for building-society business, Badenia also benefited from the enhancement and extension of its product […]

Children, tooth decay and obesity Healthy eating starts young

Children, tooth decay and obesity
Healthy eating starts young
Children with a high body mass index (BMI) are more likely to suffer from tooth decay than children of the same age who are not overweight. This is the finding of a recent survey conducted by the Poliklinik für Zahnerhaltungskunde, a dental clinic in Mainz. The finding is […]

Roofing ceremony for the new headoffice building of AachenMünchener

Roofing ceremony for the new headoffice building of AachenMünchener
Restaurant Vapiano will open on the groundfloor of the second construction section
Today AachenMünchener has held the roofing ceremony of its new office building will all those involved in the construction work. Michael Westkamp, the Chief Executive of AachenMünchener, expressed his […]

Growth in times of crisis Advocard presents positive 2008 financial statements

Growth in times of crisis
Advocard presents positive 2008 financial statements
Advocard Rechtsschutzversicherung AG, the Hamburg-based legal expenses insurer, witnessed its sixth consecutive year of growth in core business, despite a weak economic environment. Following a strategic expansion of its product range, the company considers itself to be well prepared even for a longer period of an […]

Big send-off at Dialog Lebensversicherung Farewell for Dr. Walter Mirgel on his retirement

Big send-off at Dialog Lebensversicherung
Farewell for Dr. Walter Mirgel on his retirement
On 19 March 2009 all staff members of Dialog Lebensversicherungs-AG were invited to bid farewell to their Operations and IT boss, Dr. Walter Mirgel on his retirement. Dr. Mirgel, who has held various functions in the Generali Group for the last 37 years, […]

Generali Deutschland Group: Market position further expanded in the business year 2008 - Group earnings affected by financial crisis

Generali Deutschland Group: Market position further expanded in the business year 2008 - Group earnings affected by financial crisis
* Total premium income rose by 3.4% to more than € 14.2 bn – excellent new business in life and health insurance
* Earnings dropped to € […]

Health insurance for journeys abroad

Health insurance for journeys abroad
Mothers-to-be are responsible for their own health as well as for the health of the unborn child. Therefore, they ought to make sure to have comprehensive insurance cover also when going on holiday. Not all policies, however, provide comprehensive cover for pregnant women. Finanztest recently found out which insurer is the […]

Roman Blaser a new member in the Board of Management of Generali Versicherungen

Roman Blaser a new member in the Board of Management of Generali Versicherungen
he Supervisory Boards of Generali Versicherungen appointed Roman Blaser (53) as a member of the Board of Management in charge of property and casualty insurance with effect from May 1, 2009. Roman Blaser succeeds Dr. Norbert Rollinger, who changes over to the Board […]

Increasing market potential for occupational disability insurance Broker survey shows: general terms & conditions and rating are the most important criteria in selecting an insurer

Increasing market potential for occupational disability insurance
Broker survey shows: general terms & conditions and rating are the most important criteria in selecting an insurer
Dialog products the most popular with brokers
Augsburg, 12 March 2009. A new study commissioned by Dialog Lebensversicherungs-AG has come up with important findings on occupational disability insurance in the broker sector. The […]

Dialog Life Insurance reports higher premium income again

Dialog Life Insurance reports higher premium income again
ugsburg, February 18, 2009. The Dialog Lebensversicherungs-AG was able to considerably increase its premium income in the 2008 business year, despite the difficult overall economic situation. While the life insurance market grew by a mere 0.9 % according to preliminary estimates, total gross premiums written by Dialog increased […]