Reinsurance in the United States industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market share, market size (value 2011-15, and forecast to 2020). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market. Essential resource for top-line data and analysis covering the United States reinsurance market. Includes market size and segmentation data, textual and graphical analysis of market growth trends, leading companies and macroeconomic information.
The reinsurance market is valued as the amount of direct insurance ceded to reinsurers according to that line of business. The market value reflects net written premiums ceded to the reinsurer. Market share reflects net written premiums earned by the reinsurers for providing reinsurance cover only. The United States market value represents net written premiums issued ceded to US-based reinsurers and US subsidiaries of global companies, such as Munich Re America. Any currency conversions have been calculated at constant annual 2014 average exchange rates.
The US reinsurance market is forecast to have total net written premiums of $33.9bn in 2015, representing a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5.0% between 2011 and 2015.
The non-life reinsurance segment is expected to be the market's most valuable in 2015, with total net written premiums of $20.9bn, equivalent to 61.7% of the market's overall value.
An updated set of regulatory requirements, Solvency II, were scheduled to come into effect on 1 January 2013 in the EU. However, this implementation has been delayed and, as of time of writing, a new implementation date has been set for 1 January 2016. The US is looking to adopt the same framework.
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Key Questions Answered
What was the size of the United States reinsurance market by value in 2015? What will be the size of the United States reinsurance market in 2020? What factors are affecting the strength of competition in the United States reinsurance market? How has the market performed over the last five years? Who are the top competitiors in the United States's reinsurance market?