Nov. 13, 2012 (China Knowledge) - Ping An Insurance (Group) Co<601318
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During the period from January to October, the group's life insurance unit, Ping An Life Insurance Co Ltd, realized RMB 109.79 billion in premium income, said the insurer in a statement filed with Shanghai Stock Exchange
Premium income of its property and casualty insurance unit was RMB 80.99 billion in the first ten months of 2012.
The group's health insurance unit and annuity insurance unit recorded premium income of RMB 181 million and RMB 5.12 billion, respectively, during the ten-month period.
Ping An Insurance earlier announced that its net profit attributable to shareholders rose 20.7% YoY to RMB 2.13 billion in the third quarter of this year, China Knowledge reported earlier.