Opinion on General Insurance, Property and Casualty

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Allianz focuses on direct and partnerships

Allianz achieved growth in personal lines through the direct and partnership channels in 2012, while growth from the broker segment of the business was sacrificed to attain an underwriting profit. The insurer is increasing its focus on the direct and partnership channels for private motor insurance distribution going forward. This is a sensible move that is in line with current consumer trends.

Published By Datamonitor
25 Mar 2013
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Allianz has big plans to grow in commercial

Despite limited room for growth in the commercial space, Allianz plans to expand its book by £1bn over the next two years. It will have to sacrifice a share of its profits in order to achieve its target and see the expected returns.

Published By Datamonitor
10 Mar 2014
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Allianz improves its personal lines COR and extends profitable partnerships

Allianz has signed a three-year deal with EE to underwrite mobile phone insurance. With EE's 27 million-customer base this partnership will provide an opportunity for further growth, supporting the positive performance in Allianz's personal lines business in 2012.

Published By Datamonitor
26 Nov 2012
CommentWire
CommentWire

Allianz: another entrant into burgeoning Islamic insurance sector

Global insurance giant Allianz is to launch a range of Shariah law-compliant services in southeast Asia as it looks to take advantage of the growing demand for the religiously and ethically sensitive products. With awareness of the new Takaful insurance sector taking-off, those who can get in early are almost certainly in line to prosper.

Published By Datamonitor
26 Jan 2006
CommentWire
CommentWire

Allianz: expanding presence through UK banking giant

UK insurer Allianz Commercial has signed a deal with Lloyds Banking Group, giving the company access to Lloyds TSB's and Bank of Scotland's 850,000 small business customers. While increasing Allianz's presence in this competitive space, Lloyds Banking Group must ensure it can offer a competitive proposition if it is to succeed as an insurance distributor to small and medium enterprises.

Published By Datamonitor
18 Jun 2009
CommentWire
CommentWire

Allianz: new focus yields benefits

Allianz [ALV.F], Europe's largest insurer, has announced its interim results. It has seen a 3.9% rise in net premium income, driven in part by a strong performance in its property and casualty division. But while Allianz has certainly made progress, it will need to continue making improvements to win back the confidence of its investors.

Published By Datamonitor
20 Aug 2003
CommentWire
CommentWire

Allianz: on the prowl for a UK acquisition

Published By Datamonitor
27 Nov 2000
CommentWire
CommentWire

American Superior: insurer has its house blown down

The American Superior Insurance company is the first corporate casualty of this year's hurricane season, after it was overwhelmed by the sheer volume of claims. The question is whether it will be the first of many? Certainly, early estimations of total industry losses would suggest it may be.

Published By Datamonitor
01 Oct 2004
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AMP uses enhanced Elevate wealth protection to target Australian miners

AMP has upgraded its insurance offer, Elevate. The upgraded suite was launched at AMP Expo 2012, the first in a series of nationwide expos for financial planners and advisors running throughout May. The enhancements focus on improvements for people working in the mining industry, giving AMP a tailored option for the most important growth market for wealth managers in Australia.

Published By Datamonitor
14 Jun 2012
CommentWire
CommentWire

AMP: insurance sell-off will sharpen wealth focus

AMP has sold its insurance and reinsurance businesses to US company Enstar Group for A$585 million, booking a profit of around A$83million. The sale frees up capital for AMP and, more importantly, allows the group to focus on its core operations, including wealth management, a market set to benefit from new government retirement savings initiatives.

Published By Datamonitor
14 Dec 2007

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