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Kuwait Insurance Report Q1 2011 - Product Image

Kuwait Insurance Report Q1 2011

  • ID: 1652044
  • February 2011
  • Region: Kuwait
  • 71 pages
  • Business Monitor International

FEATURED COMPANIES

  • Al-Ahleia
  • Aviva
  • Chartis
  • Gulf Insurance Company
  • Kuwait Insurance Company
  • MetLife ALICO
  • MORE

The Kuwait Insurance Report provides industry professionals and strategists, corporate analysts, insurance associations, government departments and regulatory bodies with independent forecasts and competitive intelligence on Kuwait's insurance industry.

Kuwait’s insurance sector is one in which much needs to change if the country is to shake its status as something of an industry backwater. As BMI’s discussion on the economic and political outlook shows, progress towards economic reform and liberalisation continues at a slow pace, at a time when inwards investment has been constrained by a challenging political environment. It is evidently not a market in which foreign insurers have felt the need for a lowering of barriers to entry.

There is little evidence that this is changing. The larger listed Kuwaiti insurance companies have published their results for H110. The results point to growth in premiums in 2010 as a whole of 15.9%. This compares favourably with the 8.3% growth that was achieved by the same companies in 2009.

However, in H110, most of the growth came from a surge in premiums written by Kuwait Re and Warba Insurance Company. Gulf Insurance, READ MORE >

FEATURED COMPANIES

  • Al-Ahleia
  • Aviva
  • Chartis
  • Gulf Insurance Company
  • Kuwait Insurance Company
  • MetLife ALICO
  • MORE

Executive Summary
Table: Overview Of Kuwait’s Insurance Sector
Key Insights On Kuwait’s Insurance Sector
Issues To Watch
SWOT Analysis
Kuwait Insurance SWOT
Kuwait Political SWOT
Kuwait Economic SWOT
Kuwait Business Environment SWOT
MetLife’s Acquisition Of ALICO
Table: ALICO At A Glance
Table: ALICO’s Pre-Tax Profits By Segment And Region Contribution, Year To November 30 2009 (%)
Table: ALICO – A Market Leader In Japan
Table: MetLife’s Acquisition Of ALICO
Table: MetLife And ALICO Combined
Middle East And Africa Overview
Table: Non-Life Segment Premiums, 2009-2010
Table: Life Segment Premiums, 2009-2010
Islamic Insurance Overview
Projections And Forecasts
Table: Insurance Premiums, 2008-2015
Projections And Drivers Of Growth
Table: Growth Drivers, 2008-2015
Country Update
Macroeconomic Outlook
Table: Kuwait Economic Activity, 2008-2015

Political Outlook
Long-Term Political Outlook
Insurance Business Environment Ratings
Table: Kuwait’s Insurance Business Environment Rating
Table: Middle East And Africa Insurance Business Environment Ratings
Regional Context
Table: Non-Life Premiums In A Regional Context, 2009
Table: Life Premiums In A Regional Context, 2009
Major Players In Kuwait’s Insurance Sector
Table: Gross Written Premiums Of Selected Listed Companies, 2009-H110 (KWDmn)
Analysis Of Regional Competitive Conditions

Selected Company Profiles

Local Company Profiles
Al-Ahleia
First Takaful Insurance Company
Gulf Insurance Company
Kuwait Insurance Company
Warba Insurance Company

Regional Company Profiles
Arab Insurance Group BSC (ARIG)
Chartis
Allianz
Aviva
AXA
Generali
HSBC Insurance
MAPFRE
MetLife ALICO
RSA
Zurich Financial Services

Country Snapshot: Kuwait Demographic Data
Section 1: Population
Table: Demographic Indicators, 2005-2030
Table: Rural/Urban Breakdown, 2005-2030
Section 2: Education And Healthcare
Table: Education, 2002-2005
Table: Vital Statistics, 2005-2030
Section 3: Labour Market And Spending Power
Table: Employment Indicators, 1997-2006
Consumer Expenditure, 2000-2012

BMI Methodology
Insurance Business Environment Ratings
Table: Insurance Business Environment Indicators And Rationale
Table: Weighting Of Indicators



- Al-Ahleia
- First Takaful Insurance Company
- Gulf Insurance Company
- Kuwait Insurance Company
- Warba Insurance Company
- Arab Insurance Group BSC (ARIG)
- Chartis
- Allianz
- Aviva
- AXA
- Generali
- HSBC Insurance
- MAPFRE
- MetLife ALICO
- RSA
- Zurich Financial Services

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