News

April 1st, 2021

InsureTech-Fonds «VENPACE»

PrismaLife becomes involved in InsureTech-Fonds «VENPACE» Being part of an investors‘ collective PrismaLife supports young start up companies during their first phase of finding ideas with Pre-Seed- and Seed-Investments. Focused are consulting- and customer processes as well as sustainable innova­tions.

March 31st, 2021

Range of sustain­ability products extended

PrismaLife has extended its range of sustainable funds: existing customers can now choose from a variety of 52 ESG-conform funds. With this PrismaLife ranks among the top players on the market when it comes to compre­hensive sustainable products.

March 24th, 2021

PrismaLife supports initiative Lernbar

PrismaLife and the Swiss Lions Club support the non-profit organ­i­sation Lernbar with CHF 3500. Lernbar accom­panies and supports children with special needs. For this purpose, it offers an extracur­ricular place of learning with an individ­u­alised learning spectrum, in order to give especially disad­van­taged children a perspective.

March 12th, 2021

PrismaLife CEO at podcast of „Talk2“

In the podcast „Talk2“, Holger Beitz, CEO of PrismaLife and Oliver Bentz, junior analyst at Assekurata, discuss the impor­tance of sustain­ability and uniform standards as well as the imple­men­tation of regulatory devel­op­ments. Holger Beitz explains, why especially for life insur­ances it is most important to act in long-term alignment. PrismaLife is Liechtenstein‘s specialist for unit-linked pension products.
Visit the podcast here:

February 23rd, 2021

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Many customers took advantage of free additional payments

According to prelim­inary figures, PrismaLife AG bucked the market trend and achieved premium growth of 1.4 per cent to €134.4 million in the 2020 financial year. Many customers took advantage of the option of free additional payments. The range of sustainable investment options was signif­i­cantly expanded.

January 25th, 2021

Cooper­ation between PrismaLife and Barmenia confirmed

PrismaLife AG and Barmenia Insurance Group have success­fully imple­mented the previ­ously announced investment. As a result, Barmenia now holds 25.1 percent of the shares in the Liecht­en­stein life insurer, which will in future act as a centre of compe­tence for inter­na­tional offerings of unit-linked life insurance.

January 21th, 2021

PrismaLife is committed to Swiss Climate — Sustainable Business

By purchasing CO2 certifi­cates from Swiss Climate, we support climate protection and sustainable management in the Swiss forests. In this way, we offset our few, unavoidable emissions. Indeed, we already have aligned our capital investment with sustain­ability two years ago. Additionally, we are constantly expanding our range of ESG-compliant funds. We are very pleased to set another important milestone in climate neutrality and sustain­ability with our commitment to Swiss Climate.

October 28th, 2020

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Respon­si­bility for Sustain­ability

The relevance of sustain­ability and climate protection in the public debate, but also in the perception of consumers, is increasing — and with it the demand for sensible solutions. Surveys show that people expect support and respon­sible action from companies.

October 16th, 2020

New Cooper­ation between Barmenia and PrismaLife

The Barmenia Insurance Group is now cooper­ating with PrismaLife AG and has obtained 25.1 percent of the shares in the Liecht­en­stein life insurer. PrismaLife thus becomes the compe­tence centre for inter­na­tional offers of unit-linked life insurance. Together, the partners are expanding the business and opening up further markets in Europe.

September 15th, 2020

Education and infor­mation on sustainable invest­ments is needed

In times of the public health crisis, the awareness of sustain­ability is increasing. A good oppor­tunity to place sustainable investment management — one might assume.

September 1st, 2020

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PrismaLife to be Climate Neutral by 2020

PrismaLife has for the first time presented a sustain­ability report for 2019. The report documents the corporate strategy and shows how to live sustain­ability within the company. One core result is that carbon dioxide emissions will be signif­i­cantly reduced.

August 20th, 2020

Economy and Climate Objec­tives in Harmony

PrismaLife AG has consis­tently geared its corporate strategy towards sustain­ability. But to what extent do sustainable invest­ments contribute to climate protection and how should the economy and ecology come together? This will be discussed by the Potsdam climate researcher Professor Anders Levermann and PrismaLife CEO Holger Beitz at the Finance Forum Liecht­en­stein on September 1st, 2020. In advance, the insurance leader Mr. Beitz engaged in talks with the scientist Mr. Levermann.

August 13th, 2020

Market Commentary: The “Positive Vicious Circle”

In the Handels­blatt, the German ex-foreign minister and Vice-Chancellor Joschka Fischer predicts that the Corona crisis year 2020 will mark the beginning of a major wave of trans­for­mation. In fact, the pandemic makes us realise that we must change our behaviour and that sustain­ability is an active pillar of our corporate strategy. To find out how this is becoming a “positive vicious circle”, read the market commentary by PrismaLife CEO Holger Beitz.

August 4th, 2020

PrismaLife Achieves Premium Growth Despite the Coronacrisis

The increase in premiums is mainly due to additional payments and increases in existing contracts. “We are very pleased that our existing customers in particular have increased their premiums,” said PrismaLife Chief Executive Officer Mr. Holger Beitz. “This demon­strates that they also place their trust in us during the times of Corona.”

July 7th, 2020

PrismaLife Expands its Range by Eight CHF Funds

PrismaLife AG has expanded the range of funds available to its customers by a further eight Swiss franc invest­ments. The selection includes four managed equity funds and four mixed funds, which have been given above-average ratings by the ratings firm Morningstar. In addition, two of the eight funds offer PrismaLife customers the oppor­tunity for low-carbon invest­ments, which are sustainable products. They are marked with the seal “Low Carbon Desig­nation” by Morningstar.

May 12th, 2020

PrismaLife Further Expands its Range of Sustainable Funds

PrismaLife has expanded its range of sustainable funds for its customers by a further 18 funds. The range includes seven managed equity funds and three bond containing funds. In addition, there are seven exchange traded funds and one micro­fi­nance fund. All have been given above-average sustain­ability ratings by Morningstar. Clients of the Liecht­en­stein insurer can now choose from 29 renowned sustain­ability funds to expand their assets while also consid­ering ecological and social aspects as well as respon­sible corporate gover­nance.

April 28th, 2020

PrismaLife Increases Net Income to More than 6 Million Euros

PrismaLife achieved a net profit of more than 6 million euros in the
2019 financial year, an increase of 13 percent over the previous year. At 133 million euros,
premiums written were almost on par with the previous year, which was a total of 138
million euros.

March 26th, 2020

PrismaLife Maintains a Long-Term Perspective

PrismaLife offers its customers and inter­me­di­aries full service and flexible possi­bil­ities even during the crisis caused by the coron­avirus. In doing so, the long-term perspective of the pension provision should continue to be maintained.

March 19th, 2020

PrismaLife Undergoes Change in Management

Dr. Marco Metzler (48), the Chief Financial Officer of PrismaLife, will leave the management of the Liecht­en­stein life insurer at the end of April 2020. Starting on the first of May 2020, the Executive Board will consist of Mr. Holger Beitz as Chief Executive Officer and Mr. Volker Schulz as Chief Operating Officer. The divisional respon­si­bil­ities will be divided between the two remaining members of the Executive Board.

March 11th, 2020

Market Commentary

The double strike of coron­avirus and the oil price dispute has once again led to massive
losses on the stock markets after the signif­icant price declines of recent weeks.
Unfor­tu­nately, fear is spreading just as quickly as the virus.

December 3rd, 2019

Family-Friendly Company

A survey conducted by Great Place to Work, an inter­na­tionally renowned data analytics company, yielded impressive results for the Liecht­en­stein insurer in the categories pertaining to work-life balance. After the publi­cation of these statistics, a highranking elected government official, Mauro Pedrazzini, took note of the extra­or­dinary high score received by Prismalife.

October 8th, 2019

PrismaLife Increases Interest Rate

PrismaLife now allows its customers to partic­ipate in its successful business devel­opment. Clients of the Liecht­en­stein insurer with unit-linked life
insurance who have chosen the strategy of “Sonderver­mögen Taggeld” receive an interest rate of 0.25 percent. This program started on October 1, 2019. Before this time, the interest rate was 0 percent.

August 1st, 2019

Volker Schulz Becomes New Chief Operating Officer of PrismaLife

As of August 1st, 2019, PrismaLife will expand its management team. As Chief Operating Officer, Volker Schulz is set to strengthen the leadership of the Liecht­en­stein life insurer. Mr. Schulz has already been working as Respon­sible Actuary for the Liecht­en­stein insurer since January of 2018.

July 10th, 2019

Top Marks from Brokers and Inter­me­di­aries

PrismaLife AG achieved top marks in the latest VEMA quality survey. The product quality of PrismaLife’s disability insurance was partic­u­larly impressive. With the best score of 1.42 (1 = very good, 6 = bad), the specialist for net rate insurance products managed to take top place amongst the ten most renown insurance companies.