Insurance Companies Manage 7.645 Bln Leva in Assets at End-2018
Tuesday, 12 March 2019
Assets managed by insurance companies operating in Bulgaria amounted to 7.645 billion leva as of the end of December 2018. They increased by 347.7 million leva (4.8%) compared to the end of December 2017, the Bulgarian National Bank reported on Monday.
Assets of life insurance companies increased by 118.4 million leva (5.8%) from 2.034 billion leva as of the end of December 2017 to 2.153 billion leva at the end of the same month of 2018, BNA reports.
Assets managed by general insurance companies increased by 229.4 million leva (4.4%) from 5.263 billion leva as of the end of December 2017 to 5.492 billion leva at the end of the same month of 2018.
Among the instruments included in the assets of insurance companies, securities other than shares prevailed as of the end of December 2018. Their amount decreased on an annual basis by 10.6 million leva (0.3%) to 3.751 billion leva.