Key figures

  2012 2011 2010
           
  Gross written premium in EUR million 26,659 23,682 22,869
  by regions        
  Germany in % 35 38 39
  UK in % 11 11 11
  Central and Eastern Europe including Turkey (CEE) in % 6 3 3
  Rest of Europe in % 15 16 16
  USA in % 13 12 14
  Rest of North America in % 2 2 2
  Latin America in % 7 7 6
  Asia and Australia in % 9 9 7
  Africa in % 2 2 2
           
  Net premium earned in EUR million 21,999 19,456 18,675
  Underwriting result in EUR million –1,433 –1,690 –2,036
  Net investment income in EUR million 3,795 3,262 3,224
  Net return on investment 1) in % 4.3 4.0 4.2
  Operating profit (EBIT) in EUR million 1,760 1,238 4) 1,032
  Net income (after financing costs and taxes) in EUR million 1,152 892 4) 667
  of which attributable to shareholders of Talanx AG in EUR million 630 515 4) 216
  Return on equity 2) in % 9.8 10.0 4.5
  Earnings per share        
  Basic earnings per share in EUR 2.87 2.48 4) 1.07
  Diluted earnings per share in EUR 2.87 2.48 4) 1.07
  Carrying amount per share in EUR 29.58 25.99 23.76
  Share price at year end in EUR 21.48
  Market capitalisation of Talanx AG at year end in EUR million 5,426
  Combined ratio in property/casualty primary insurance and non-life reinsurance 3) in % 96.4 101.0 100.9
  Combined ratio of property/casualty primary insurers in % 97.1 96.6 104.5
  Combined ratio for non-life reinsurance in % 95.8 104.2 98.3
           
      2012 2011 2010
       
  Policyholders’ surplus in EUR million 14,750 11,306 4) 10,771
  Equity attributable to shareholders of Talanx AG in EUR million 7,472 5,407 4) 4,945
  Non-controlling interests in EUR million 4,171 3,284 4) 3,035
  Hybrid capital in EUR million 3,107 2,615 2,791
           
  Investments under own management in EUR million 84,052 75,750 72,461
  Total investments in EUR million 98,948 87,467 83,422
           
  Total assets in EUR million 130,254 115,277 4) 111,100
           
  Staff full-time equivalents 20,887 17,061 16,874
           
1) Net investment income excluding interest income on funds withheld and contract deposits and income from investment contracts relative to average investments under own management
2) Net profit/loss for the year without non-controlling interests relative to average equity without non-controlling interests
3) Combined ratio adjusted for interest income on funds withheld and contract deposits, before elimination of intra-Group cross-segment transactions
4) Adjusted on the basis of IAS 8, see section “Accounting policies” of the Notes
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