Insurers struggle to cope in shadow of PZU

Goodale, Greg
October 2001
Warsaw Business Journal;12/22/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 43, p11
Reports on the insurance industry in Poland. Dominance of insurance giant Powszechny Zaklad Ubezpieczen (PZU) SA on the insurance market; Creation of niches to help foreign insurance players in the market; Statistics of PZU's control in the insurance market.


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