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Reinsurance in the UK, Key Trends and Opportunities to 2019

Reinsurance in the UK, Key Trends and Opportunities to 2019

Synopsis

Timetric’s 'Reinsurance in the UK, Key Trends and Opportunities to 2019' report provides detailed analysis of the market trends, drivers and challenges in the UK reinsurance segment. It provides values for key performance indicators such as written premium, reinsurance ceded and reinsurance accepted during the review period (2010–2014) and forecast period (2014–2019).The report also analyses information pertaining to the competitive landscape in the country, gives a comprehensive overview of the UK economy and demographics, and provides detailed analysis of natural hazards and their impact on the UK insurance industry. The report brings together Timetric’s research, modeling and analysis expertise to enable reinsurers to identify segment dynamics and competitive advantages, and access profiles of reinsurers operating in the country.

Summary

Timetric’s ' Reinsurance in the UK, Key Trends and Opportunities to 2019' report provides in-depth market analysis, information and insights into the UK reinsurance segment, including:

  • The UK reinsurance segment’s growth prospects by reinsurance ceded from direct insurance
  • A comprehensive overview of the UK economy and demographics
  • Detailed analysis of natural hazards and their impact on the UK insurance industry
  • The competitive landscape in the UK reinsurance segment
Scope

This report provides a comprehensive analysis of the reinsurance segment in the UK:
  • It provides historical values for the UK reinsurance segment for the report’s 2010–2014 review period, and projected figures for the 2014–2019 forecast period.
  • It offers a detailed analysis of the key categories in the UK reinsurance segment, and market forecasts to 2019.
  • It provides a detailed analysis of the reinsurance ceded from various direct insurance segments in the UK, and the reinsurance segment's growth prospects.
Reasons To Buy
  • Make strategic business decisions using in-depth historic and forecast market data related to the UK reinsurance segment, and each category within it.
  • Understand the demand-side dynamics, key market trends and growth opportunities in the UK reinsurance segment.
  • Identify growth opportunities and market dynamics in key product categories.
  • Gain insights into key regulations governing the UK insurance industry, and their impact on companies and the industry's future.
Key Highlights
  • The UK’s reinsurance segment consists of both domestic and foreign reinsurers.
  • The UK’s two main reinsurance pools, created as public-private partnerships between the government and the insurance industry, are Flood Re and Pool Re.
  • The premium ceded to reinsurance across all segments declined during the review period.
  • The presence of strong demand for bulk annuity reinsurance contracts, growth of cyber-risk and telematics, and the implementation of Solvency II are expected to support the growth of the reinsurance segment over the forecast period.


  • Key Facts and Highlights
    • Table UK Reinsurance - Key Facts, 2014
  • Executive Summary
  • Introduction
    • What is this Report About?
    • Definitions
      • Table Insurance Industry Definitions
    • Methodology
  • Economy and Demographics
    • Table UK Government Credit Ratings
  • Reinsurance Growth Dynamics and Challenges
    • Reinsurance Segment Size, 2010-2019
      • Table UK Reinsurance - Premium Accepted by Category (GBP Billion), 2010-2014
      • Table UK Reinsurance - Premium Accepted by Category (US$ Billion), 2010-2014
      • Table UK Reinsurance - Premium Accepted by Category (GBP Billion), 2014-2019
      • Table UK Reinsurance - Premium Accepted by Category (US$ Billion), 2014-2019
    • Reinsurance Segment Size by Premium Ceded, 2010-2019
      • Table UK Reinsurance - Premium Ceded by Type of Insurance (GBP Billion), 2010-2014
      • Table UK Reinsurance - Premium Ceded by Type of Insurance (US$ Billion), 2010-2014
      • Table UK Reinsurance - Premium Ceded by Type of Insurance (GBP Billion), 2014-2019
      • Table UK Reinsurance - Premium Ceded by Type of Insurance (US$ Billion), 2014-2019
      • Table UK Life Insurance - Percentage of Reinsurance Ceded (%), 2010-2014
      • Table UK Life Insurance - Percentage of Reinsurance Ceded (%), 2014-2019
      • Table UK Non-Life Insurance - Percentage of Reinsurance Ceded (%), 2010-2014
      • Table UK Non-Life Insurance - Percentage of Reinsurance Ceded (%), 2014-2019
      • Table UK Personal Accident and Health Insurance - Percentage of Reinsurance Ceded (%), 2010-2014
      • Table UK Personal Accident and Health Insurance - Percentage of Reinsurance Ceded (%), 2014-2019
  • Key Industry Drivers
    • Reinsurance Drivers
    • Life Insurance Drivers
    • Non-Life Insurance Drivers
    • Personal Accident and Health Insurance Drivers
  • Natural Hazards
    • Table UK Average Annual Loss by Hazard
    • Flooding
    • Windstorms
    • Exposure
  • Competitive Landscape and Strategic Insights
    • Overview
    • Leading Companies in the UK Reinsurance Segment
      • Table UK Reinsurance - Leading Reinsurers, 2014
      • Munich Reinsurance Co. - company overview
        • Table Munich Reinsurance Co. - Key Facts
      • Swiss Reinsurance Company UK Ltd - company overview
        • Table Swiss Reinsurance Company UK Ltd - Key Facts
      • Hannover Re Group - company overview
        • Table Hannover Re Group - Key Facts
      • Society of Lloyd's - company overview
        • Table Society of Lloyd's - Key Facts
      • Scor Global Life Reinsurance UK Ltd - company overview
        • Table Scor Global Life Reinsurance UK Ltd - Key Facts
      • Partner Reinsurance Ltd - company overview
        • Table Partner Reinsurance Ltd - Key Facts
      • Allianz Global Reinsurance - company overview
        • Table Allianz Global Reinsurance - Key Facts
  • Appendix
    • Methodology
    • Contact Timetric
    • About Timetric
    • Timetric's Services
    • Disclaimer

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