Research and Markets: Life Insurance in Malta, Key Trends and Opportunities to 2018

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Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Life Insurance in Malta, Key Trends and Opportunities to 2018" report to their offering.

Life insurance is the second-largest segment in the Maltese insurance industry, accounting for 23.6% of the industry's gross written premium in 2013. Life insurance penetration rose from 3.7% in 2009 to 4.8% in 2013, and is expected to reach 5.4% by 2018. The gross written premium registered by the life segment is expected to increase at a forecast-period CAGR of 6.9%. Individual whole life was the dominant category in the life segment, accounting for 88.9% of the segment's total written premium in 2013.

This report provides a comprehensive analysis of the life insurance segment in Malta:

  • It provides historical values for the Maltese life insurance segment for the report's 2009-2013 review period and projected figures for the 2013-2018 forecast period.
  • It offers a detailed analysis of the key categories in the Maltese life insurance segment, along with market forecasts until 2018.
  • It covers an exhaustive list of parameters, including written premium, incurred loss, loss ratio, commissions and expenses, combined ratio, frauds and crimes, total assets, total investment income and retentions.
  • It analyses the various distribution channels for life insurance products in Malta.
  • Using Porter's industry-standard Five Forces analysis, it details the competitive landscape in Malta for the life insurance business.

Key Topics Covered:

1 Executive Summary

2 Introduction

3 Maltese Insurance Industry Attractiveness

4 Life Insurance Outlook

5 Analysis by Distribution Channel

6 Porter's Five Forces Analysis - Maltese Life Insurance

7 Reinsurance Growth Dynamics and Challenges

8 Governance, Risk and Compliance

9 Competitive Landscape and Strategic Insights

10 Business Environment and Country Risk

11 Appendix

Companies Mentioned:

  • Citadel Insurance Plc
  • GlobalCapital Plc
  • HSBC Life Insurance (Malta) Ltd
  • MSV Life Plc
  • Middlesea Insurance Plc

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