Key figures

in EUR million
2020
2019
2018
2017
2016
Gross written premium
41,105
39,494
34,885
33,060
31,106
by regions
Germany
21%
22%
25%
26%
28%
United Kingdom
9%
8%
8%
8%
9%
Central and Eastern Europe
(CEE), including Turkey
7%
8%
8%
9%
8%
Rest of Europe
16%
16%
16%
15%
15%
USA
20%
20%
18%
18%
15%
Rest of North America
3%
3%
2%
2%
3%
Latin America
7%
8%
8%
8%
8%
Asia and Australia
16%
14%
13%
12%
12%
Africa
1%
2%
2%
2%
2%
Net premiums earned
34,185
33,054
29,574
27,418
25,736
Underwriting result
–2,798
-1,833
-1,647
-2,546
-1,519
Net investment income
4,243
4,323
3,767
4,478
4,023
Net return on investment1
Ratio of net investment income excluding interest income on funds withheld and contract deposits and profit on investment contracts to average assets under own management.
3.2%
3.5%
3.3%
4.0%
3.6%
Operating profit/loss (EBIT)
1,671
2,430
2,032
1,805
2,307
Net income (after financing costs
and taxes)
1,196
1,671
1,359
1,269
1,564
of which attributable to shareholders
of Talanx AG
673
923
703
671
903
Return on equity2
Ratio of net income excluding non-controlling interests to average equity excluding non-controlling interests.
6.6%
9.8%
8.0%
7.5%
10.4%
Number of shares
252,797
252,797
252,797
252,797
252,797
Earnings per share (in EUR)
2.66
3.65
2,78
2.65
3.57
Combined ratio in property/casualty
primary insurance and
Property/Casualty Reinsurance3
Combined ratio taking into account interest income on funds withheld and contract deposits, before elimination of intragroup cross-segment transactions
100.9%
98.3%
98.2%
100.4%
95.7%
Combined ratio of property/casualty
primary insurers4
Excluding figures from the Corporate Operations segment.
98.9%
98.3%
100.6%
101.2%
98.1%
Combined ratio of Property/Casualty
Reinsurance
101.6%
98.2%
96.6%
99.8%
93.7%
EBIT margin primary insurance
and Reinsurance
EBIT margin
primary insurance
4.1%
5.1%
3.7%
4.1%
5.4%
EBIT margin
Property/Casualty Reinsurance
6.0%
9.8%
12.6%
12.5%
17.2%
EBIT margin
Life/Health Reinsurance
5.3%
8.1%
4.0%
3.5%
5.2%
Policyholders' surplus
20,598
20,089
16,999
16,961
16,631
Equity attributable to shareholders
of Talanx AG
10,392
10,149
8,713
8,813
9,038
Non-controlling interests
6,732
6,461
5,548
5,411
5,610
Hybrid capital
3,473
3,479
2,738
2,737
1,983
Assets under own management
128,521
122,638
111,868
107,881
107,174
Total investments
138,925
134,104
122,831
118,673
118,855
Total assets
181,037
177,594
162,8795
Adjusted in accordance with IAS 8, see the Accounting policies section of the notes in the annual report.
158,397
156,626
Carrying amount per share at end of period (in EUR)
41.11
40.15
34.47
34.86
35.75
Share price at end of period (in EUR)
31.76
44.18
29.80
34.07
31.77
Current dividend proposal and prior years' dividends (per share; in EUR)
1.50
1.50
1.45
1.40
1.35
Dividend yield6
The dividend yield is based on the respective business year's closing price
4.5%
4.0%
4.3%
4.1%
4.8%
Market capitalisation of Talanx AG
at end of period
8,029
11,169
7,533
8,613
8,031
Employees (in full-time equivalents)
23,527
21,516
20,780
20,419
20,039
  1. 1) Ratio of net investment income excluding interest income on funds withheld and contract deposits and profit on investment contracts to average assets under own management.
  2. 2) Ratio of net income excluding non-controlling interests to average equity excluding non-controlling interests.
  3. 3) Combined ratio taking into account interest income on funds withheld and contract deposits, before elimination of intragroup cross-segment transactions
  4. 4) Excluding figures from the Corporate Operations segment.
  5. 5) Adjusted in accordance with IAS 8, see the Accounting policies section of the notes in the annual report.
  6. 6) The dividend yield is based on the respective business year's closing price

To the definitions of alternative performance measures (APM) go here.

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