Research and Markets: Travel Insurance and Assistance in Chile

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Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Travel Insurance and Assistance in Chile" report to their offering.

Travel Insurance and Assistance in Chile is about the current status and likely future development of the market for stand-alone travel insurance policies in Chile. It includes the following unique features:

  • data spanning 2009 to 2013 for the underlying travel market with segmentations by type of journey (between holiday and business trips) and by destination country;
  • data for the size of the market for stand-alone travel insurance and assistance in Chile between 2009 and 2013 in terms of premiums and policies, with a segmentation between single-trip and annual cover;
  • analyses of the share of distribution relationships of travel insurance providers split between travel trade, transportation and financial organisations, based on a primary survey of 102 actual and potential distributors of stand-alone travel policies;
  • a review of other direct and affinity distribution channels used in Chile, including cover packaged with payment cards and bank accounts as well as automotive clubs, direct sales, online aggregators and brokers, other online brands and retailers;

Key Topics Covered:



  • What is this report about?
  • Rationale
  • This report expands Finaccord's previous ground-breaking studies of this topic
  • Methodology
  • Primary research
  • The survey includes around 100 travel trade, transportation and financial organisations
  • and draws on a separate analysis of travel benefits linked to banking products
  • Market data
  • External sources
  • Travel insurance and assistance: how it all fits together
  • The term 'travel insurance' can refer to protection from a heterogeneous range of risks


  • Introduction
  • Underlying foreign travel market
  • Chileans make around 3.5 million overnight trips each year, and that number is growing steadily
  • In real terms, Chile's travel insurance market is growing at more than 12% per year
  • Virtually all travel trade entities offer insurance, whereas only a quarter of airlines do so
  • Operating models

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Sector: Insurance, Travel and Tourism
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