Non-Life Insurance in South Africa, Key Trends and Opportunities to 2019 report provides a detailed outlook by product category for the South African non-life insurance segment, and a comparison of the South African insurance industry with its regional counterparts.
It provides values for key performance indicators such as written premium, incurred loss, loss ratio, commissions and expenses, combined ratio, total assets, total investment income and retentions during the review period (2010-2014) and forecast period (2014-2019).
The report also analyzes distribution channels operating in the segment, gives a comprehensive overview of the South African economy and demographics, explains the various types of natural hazard and their impact on the South African insurance industry, and provides detailed information on the competitive landscape in the country.
The report brings together Timetrics research, modeling and analysis expertise, giving insurers access to information on segment dynamics and competitive advantages, and profiles of insurers operating in the country. The report also includes details of insurance regulations, and recent changes in the regulatory structure.
Timetrics Non-Life Insurance in South Africa, Key Trends and Opportunities to 2019 report provides in-depth market analysis, information and insights into the South African non-life insurance segment, including:
The South African non-life insurance segments detailed outlook by product category
A comprehensive overview of the South African economy and demographics
A comparison of the South African insurance industry with its regional counterparts
The various distribution channels in the South African non-life insurance segment
Detailed analysis of natural hazards and their impact on the South African insurance industry
Details of the competitive landscape in the life insurance segment in South Africa
Details of regulatory policy applicable to the South African insurance industry
This report provides a comprehensive analysis of the non-life insurance segment in South Africa:
It provides historical values for the South African non-life insurance segment for the reports 2010-2014 review period, and projected figures for the 2014-2019 forecast period.
It offers a detailed analysis of the key categories in the South African non-life insurance segment, and market forecasts to 2019.
It profiles the top non-life insurance companies in South Africa, and outlines the key regulations affecting them.
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Assess the competitive dynamics in the non-life insurance segment.
Identify growth opportunities and market dynamics in key product categories.
Gain insights into key regulations governing the South African insurance industry, and their impact on companies and the industrys future.
The gross written premium of the South African non-life insurance segment rose at a review-period CAGR of 8.4%.
The non-life segment accounted for 17.2% of the industrys gross written premium in 2014.
At 2.5%, South Africas non-life insurance penetration rate is higher than in other countries in Africa, such as Morocco (1.7%), Lesotho (1.5%) and Zimbabwe (1.4%) in 2014.
The South African non-life segment is highly competitive, with 90 companies licensed to operate in the country as of 2014.
South African non-life insurers market products through brokers, direct marketing, e-commerce, bancassurance and other channels.
Ankur Gupta, Head Marketing & Communications