DGAP-Regulatory: Interim report Q1 2014

 DGAP-Regulatory: Interim report Q1 2014  Tryg A/S  / 1st Quarter Results  10.04.2014 07:30  Dissemination of a Regulatory Announcement, transmitted by DGAP - a company of EQS Group AG. The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. ---------------------------------------------------------------------------   Tryg's Supervisory Board has today approved the interim report for Q1 2014.  Good results of DKK 455m with a 5% increase in the technical result despite a higher level of large claims of DKK 150m. The Group's efficiency programme is progressing according to plan, contributing significantly to results.   Highlights for Q1 2014    -- Profit before tax of DKK 602m (DKK 759m).    -- Technical result of DKK 523m (DKK 500m).    -- Combined ratio of 89.2 (90.3) is impacted positively by cost and claims      measures.   -- Claims ratio, net of ceded business, of 73.3 (74.3) with improvement in      Private, Commercial and Sweden.   -- The 2% reduction in premiums reflects a reduction in the Nordea portfolio      in Sweden and the impact of the profitability measures implemented in      Commercial.   -- Lower expense ratio of 15.9 (16.0) and reduction in nominal expenses of      more than 2% in local currencies.   -- Lower investment return of DKK 89m (DKK 269m) primarily due to a lower      return on equities.   -- Return on equity after tax of 16.1% (20.3%).    -- Share buy back of DKK 1,000m commenced.   Additional information:  For further information, please contact:  Investor Relations Director Lars Moeller on +45 22 66 66 05 or lars.moeller@tryg.dk   Investor Relations Manager Peter Brondt on +45 22 75 89 04 or peter.brondt@tryg.dk   Communication Director Steffen Lundgren Kristensen on +45 41 86 28 92 or steffen.kristensen@tryg.dk  Click on, or paste the following link into your web browser, to view the associated documents  https://newsclient.omxgroup.com/cds/DisclosureAttachmentServlet?messageAttachmen tId=468927  News Source: NASDAQ OMX    10.04.2014 DGAP's Distribution Services include Regulatory Announcements, Financial/Corporate News and Press Releases. Media archive at www.dgap-medientreff.de and www.dgap.de  ---------------------------------------------------------------------------   Language:           English Company:            Tryg A/S                     .                     . .                     Denmark Phone:              . Fax:                . E-mail:             . Internet:           . ISIN:               DK0060013274 Category Code:      QRF TIDM:               0GBV Sequence Number:    1985 Time of Receipt:    Apr 10, 2014 07:30:01   End of Announcement                             DGAP News-Service   ---------------------------------------------------------------------------  
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