The United Kingdom’s (UK) insurance market is one of the oldest in the world. Some of the world’s largest multinational insurance companies have been operating in the United Kingdom since the 17th century. The UK’s insurance industry is the largest in Europe.
It controls more than 15% of investment in the stock market. The Financial Services Authority regulates insurance companies within the country.
Major insurance companies in the United Kingdom on the basis of their gross written premiums in the country:
UK Life Insurance Companies
Some of the leading life insurance companies in UK are:
Standard Life Insurance
Aviva Plc Insurance
Lloyds TSB Group Insurance
UK Non-Life Insurance Companies
Leading Non-life insurance companies in the United Kingdom:
Zurich Financial Services
Royal & SunAlliance Insurance
Allianz Cornhill Insurance
NFU Mutual Insurance