Key figures Life & Health reinsurance 2015-2019

Figures in EUR million2019 +/- previous year 20182017 20162015

1 Restated pursuant to IAS 8
2 Operating result (EBIT)/net premium earned

Gross written premium 7,816.4 +8.6% 7,200.4 7,079.6 7,149.0 7,730.9
Net premium earned 6,931.9 +6.9% 6,484.8 6,472.8 6,425.0 6,492.4
Investment income 684.5 +39.2% 491.8 560.6 638.9 709.2
Claims and claims expenses 5,817.5 +8.9% 5,341.6 5,666.8 5,480.3 5,459.0
Change in benefit reserve (10.8) - (50.8) 0.6 (83.0) 101.1
Commissions 1,254.8 -0.7% 1,263.6 1,081.8 1,020.8 1,075.1
Own administrative expenses 255.7 +17.9% 216.9 210.7 202.0 197.3
Other income / expenses 289.0 +68.0% 172.1 170.6 67.1 35.9
Operating result (EBIT) 569.9 +106.6% 275.9 245.2 343.3 405.1
Net income after tax 471.6 +153.7% 185.9 172.6 252.9 289.6
Earnings per share in EUR 3.91 +153.7% 1.54 1.43 2.10 2.40
Retention 89.5% 90.7% 91.7% 90.4% 84.2%
EBIT margin2 8.2% 4.3% 3.8% 5.3% 6.2%