Basic information

Kooperativa is the second largest insurance company on the domestic market.

It was established in 1991 as the first commercial insurance company on the territory of former Czechoslovakia. Our share of the compulsory insurance in the Czech Republic is 20,5 %. We are a universal insurance company offering full range of services and all standard types of insurance for individuals as well as company clients from small businesses to large industrial companies.

Kooperativa is part of the Vienna Insurance Group (VIG), one of the leading insurance groups in the Middle and Eastern European countries with their shares being traded on the stock exchange markets in Vienna and Prague. In addition to their primary market in Austria, Vienna Insurance Group is also present through its subsidiaries in Albania, Belarus, Czech Republic, Estonia, Georgia, Croatia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Latvia, Hungary, Macedonia, Germany, Poland, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Serbia, Turkey, and Ukraine. Apart from that, they also have branches in Italy and Slovenia. On the Austrian market the syndicate is represented by Wiener Staedtische Versicherung AG Vienna Insurance Group, Donau Versicherung, and Sparkassen Versicherung. The further control a minority share in Wuestenrot Versicherung.

Business name
Kooperativa pojistovna, a.s., Vienna Insurance Group

Basic capital
CZK3 billion

Registered seat
Pobřežní 665/21, 186 00 Praha 8
Telephone: 957 105 105

ID no.

Registration in the Commercial Register:
Kooperativa pojistovna, a.s., Vienna Insurance Group is registered in the Commercial Register with the Municipal court in Prague, file no. B 1897.

Company shareholders (as of 31st December 2015):
Vienna Insurance GROUP Wiener Staedtische Versicherung AG - 96,32 %
VLTAVA majetkopravni a podilova spol. s r. o., Prague - 2,07 %
Union of Czech and Moravian production co-operatives, Prague - 1,61 %

Number of employees (as of 31st December 2015):
3 848

For the media

Milan Káňa

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