Welcome to the international website of GDV
In this section you will find key facts about the German Insurance market as well as some insights regarding the European and the global market and our current statements to the industries most discussed topics.
The Berlin-based German Insurance Association (GDV) is the federation of private insurers in Germany. Its 467 member companies, with about 216,000 employees and trainees, offer comprehensive coverage and provisions to private households, trade, industry and public institutions, through about 459 million insurance contracts. As a risk taker and major investor (with an investment portfolio of about 1,350 billion EUR), the insurance industry has outstanding significance in connection with investments, growth and employment in our economy.Learn more