Eastern Europe

Russia round-up: The fall of Rossia

The long-running conflict over motor third party liability insurance between the Russian government and insurance companies initially rocked the industry boat - however, in general, the insurance market remained steady this quarter (though not without…

Motor Insurance: Claims, lies and videotape

Dashboard cameras are commonplace in Russia to prove road accidents to the courts and to protect against police corruption. But what impact do they have on the insurance sector? Anne-Louise Fogtmann explains.

Firms in emerging markets eye captives to manage risk

Organisations in central and eastern Europe and additional emerging markets are keen to take advantage of risk management and risk financing solutions such as captive insurance companies, according to Aon Global Risk Consulting.

Q&A: Frank Weinreich, Liberty Syndicates

Frank Weinreich, regional manager for reinsurance for Central and Eastern Europe at Liberty Syndicates, pictured, spoke to Stephanie Denton with a reinsurance point of view on trends in CEE, claims levels and the future of brokers in the region.