Research and Markets: The Insurance Industry in Swaziland, Key Trends and Opportunities to 2017

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Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "The Insurance Industry in Swaziland, Key Trends and Opportunities to 2017" report to their offering.

The Swazi insurance industry is still in the developmental stage. There are a total of ten insurance companies in Swaziland: six life insurers and four non-life insurers. The Swazi industry is highly concentrated with large companies such as Swaziland Royal Insurance Corporation (SRIC), Old Mutual, Metropolitan, Liberty Life and Momentum Insurance all operational. The industry's key growth driver is the non-life segment, which accounted for the largest share of 50.8% of the industry's written premium value in 2012.

The Swazi insurance industry is regulated by the Registrar of Insurance and Retirement Funds (RIRF). For low income earners, insurers are promoting micro-insurance products. However, there are many challenges in operating this class insurance such as inefficient distribution channels.

The report provides in depth market analysis, information and insights into the insurance industry in Swaziland, including:

- The Swazi insurance industry's growth prospects by insurance segments and categories

- The competitive landscape in the Swazi insurance industry

- The current trends and drivers of the Swaziland insurance industry

- The challenges facing the Swaziland insurance industry

- The regulatory framework of the Swaziland insurance industry

Key Topics Covered:

1 Executive Summary

2 Introduction

3 Swazi Insurance Industry Overview

4 Industry Segmentation

5 Competitive Landscape

5.1 Overview

5.2 Leading Companies

6 Macroeconomic Indicators

6.1 GDP at Constant Prices (US dollars)

6.2 GDP per Capita at Constant Prices (US dollars)

6.3 GDP at Current Prices (US dollars)

6.4 Construction Output at Current Prices (US$ Billions)

6.5 Arable Land

6.6 Exports as a Percentage of GDP

6.7 Healthcare Expenditure Per Capita

6.8 Employed Population

6.9 Total Population

7 Appendix

Companies Mentioned

  • Lidwala Insurance
  • Metropolitan Insurance
  • Momentum Insurance
  • Old Mutual Insurance
  • Swaziland Royal Insurance Corporation

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Sector: Insurance
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