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News 2018

  1. Baloise launches cyber insurance for SMEs

    July 2018. Baloise is setting new standards with its Simply Safe strategy and supporting its business customers in the digital world too. Digitalisation, along with its many advantages, also brings with it several risks. For a few months now, private customers have benefited from insurance coverage for cyber risks – equivalent insurance is now being made available to business customers.

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  2. Top credit rating for Baloise – upgrade to A+ by Standard & Poor’s

    Baloise has underlined its excellent capitalisation yet again. The Company had already published a very healthy SST solvency ratio of 262 per cent in its financial condition report. Now, rating agency Standard & Poor’s has confirmed Baloise’s outstanding level of capitalisation, raising the credit rating from ‘A’ with a positive outlook to ‘A+’ with a stable outlook. The new credit rating means Baloise has now attained a top position among the field of medium-sized European insurers.

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  3. Baloise research shows that football is the most dangerous sport in the world

    Base jumping, skydiving and free climbing are probably some of the first things that spring to mind when you think of dangerous sports. But a Baloise study based on 3,000 cases has shown that one out of every four sporting injuries is sustained while playing football.

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News 2017

  1. Nico Hischier becomes brand ambassador for Basler Insurance

    Nico Hischier is the new brand ambassador for Basler Insurance. The 18-year-old ice hockey sensation from the canton of Valais was the first Swiss player to be chosen as the top overall pick in the North American NHL draft. Basler Insurance and Nico Hischier have initially agreed a three-year collaboration.

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News 2016

  1. Baloise increases its share buy-back programme

    Baloise is increasing the volume of share repurchases announced at the Investor Day in October 2016 from one million to three million. As part of its positive shareholder policy, Baloise is thus counteracting the dilution of earnings per share resulting from a convertible bond that reached maturity in November 2016.

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News 2015

  1. Changes to Baloise Board of Directors and new CEO for Belgium

    Belgian Hugo Lasat is to join the Board of Directors of Bâloise Holding Ltd. At the same time, Eveline Saupper has announced that she will not be standing for re-election. Henk Janssen has been appointed new CEO of Baloise Insurance in Belgium.

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News 2014

  1. Basler Germany: Change to management team

    Jürg Schiltknecht, the acting Deputy CEO and CFO of Basler Versicherungen in Germany, will become CEO of Basler Versicherungen in Germany as of 1 May 2015. He will succeed Jan De Meulder, who is set to retire on 30 April 2015.

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