Development in the current financial year

At the beginning of 2011, the trend of the premium volume of the UNIQA Group was satisfactory. Premium growth over the first two months was roughly 5.6% in property and casualty insurance and 4.0% in health insurance. Life insurance experienced a decrease in premiums of 5.2% arising from a phase shift in single premium business. The overall growth in January and February 2011 was 1.6%. Whereas premiums in Austria more or less remained at last year's level with a slight negative trend of –0.8%, premiums in international markets rose by 5.7%.