United Kingdom (UK) Life Insurance – Key trends and Opportunities to 2024

GlobalData’s ' United Kingdom (UK) Life Insurance – Key Trends and Opportunities to 2024’ report provides in-depth market analysis, information and insights into the UK life insurance segment.

This report provides a detailed outlook by product category for the UK life insurance segment.

It provides values for key performance indicators such as gross written premium, penetration, and premium ceded and cession rates during the review period (2015-2019) and forecast period (2019-2024).

The report also analyzes distribution channels operating in the segment, gives a comprehensive overview of the UK economy and demographics, and provides detailed information on the competitive landscape in the country.

The report brings together GlobalData’s research, modeling and analysis expertise, giving insurers access to information on segment dynamics and competitive advantages, and profiles of insurers operating in the country. The report also includes details of insurance regulations, and recent changes in the regulatory structure.

Key Highlights

– Key insights and dynamics of the UK life insurance segment.

– A comprehensive overview of the UK economy, government initiatives and investment opportunities.

– The UK insurance regulatory framework’s evolution, key facts, taxation regime, licensing and capital requirements.

– The UK life insurance industry’s market structure giving details of lines of business.

– The UK’s life insurance reinsurance business’s market structure giving details of premium ceded along with cession rates.

– Distribution channels deployed by the UK life insurers.

– Details of the competitive landscape and competitors’ profiles.


This report provides a comprehensive analysis of the life insurance segment in the UK –

– It provides historical values for the UK life insurance segment for the report’s 2015-2019 review period, and projected figures for the 2019-2024 forecast period.

– It offers a detailed analysis of the key categories in the UK life insurance segment, and market forecasts to 2024.

– It profiles the top life insurance companies in UK and outlines the key regulations affecting them.

Reasons to buy

– Make strategic business decisions using in-depth historic and forecast market data related to the UK life insurance segment, and each category within it.

– Understand the demand-side dynamics, key market trends and growth opportunities in the UK life insurance segment.

– Assess the competitive dynamics in the life insurance segment.

– Identify growth opportunities and market dynamics in key product categories.

Companies mentioned

Legal and General Assurance (Pensions Management) Ltd

Legal and General Assurance Society Ltd

Aviva Life & Pensions UK Ltd

Rothesay Life Plc

Scottish Widows Ltd

The Royal London Mutual Insurance Society Ltd

The Prudential Assurance Company Ltd

BlackRock Life Ltd

St James's Place UK plc

Scottish Equitable Plc

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Executive Summary

Economy Overview

Regulatory and Compliance

Key Market Trends

Summary Trends and KPIs

Key Trends by Line of Business

Pension Insurance

General Annuity


Term Life

Supplementary or Riders

Other Life Insurance

Distribution Channels

Competitive Landscape

Competitor Profiles


Competitive Landscape

Competitor Profiles

Regulatory and Compliance




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