Zurich Insurance Group AG (ZURN.S)
Thu, Aug 9 2018
ZURICH/LONDON, Aug 9 Zurich Insurance is looking to achieve cost savings targeted for the end of next year through lower IT expenses rather than disposals, its chief executive said on Thursday as it reported a forecast-beating 19 percent rise in first-half profit.
ZURICH, Aug 9 Zurich Insurance reported better-than-expected first-half earnings on Thursday and said it was on track to hit its financial targets.
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ZURICH Zurich Insurance Group wants to do only targeted mergers and acquisitions and sees no need for sweeping consolidation in Europe, Chief Executive Mario Greco said.
ZURICH, May 31 Zurich Insurance Group wants to do only targeted mergers and acquisitions and sees no need for sweeping consolidation in Europe, Chief Executive Mario Greco said.
LONDON, May 15 Zurich Insurance has agreed a longevity swap deal to cover more than two billion pounds ($2.71 billion) of pensioner liabilities for National Grid, it said on Tuesday.
ZURICH/LONDON Zurich Insurance has no plans for a big merger, it said on Wednesday, despite speculation of a pick-up in dealmaking in the industry and that the Swiss company could get involved.
LONDON, May 9 Zurich Insurance's chief financial officer said on Wednesday he didn't believe in large-scale merger activity, amid speculation the Swiss group could be a takeover target for German rival Allianz.
ZURICH, May 9 The Swiss blue-chip SMI was seen opening 0.1 percent higher at 8,956 points on Wednesday, according to premarket indications by bank Julius Baer.
ZURICH, May 9 Zurich Insurance generated $9.33 billion in property and casualty premiums in the first quarter, up 5 percent in dollar terms but down 1 percent like for like as Europe's fifth-biggest insurer focused on profitability, it said on Wednesday.