Personal Accident and Health Insurance in France, Key Trends and Opportunities to 2017


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Synopsis

The report provides in depth market analysis, information and insights into the French personal accident and health insurance segment, including:

  • The French personal accident and health insurance segment’s growth prospects by insurance categories
  • Key trends and drivers for the personal accident and health insurance segment
  • The various distribution channels in the French personal accident and health insurance segment
  • Detailed competitive landscape in the personal accident and health insurance segment in France
  • A description of the personal accident and health reinsurance segment in France
  • Porter's Five Forces Analysis of the personal accident and health insurance segment
  • Benchmarking section on the French personal accident and health insurance segment in comparison to other countries in the category of US$20-30 billion of total gross written premiums

Executive summary

The personal accident and health insurance segment accounted for the lowest market share 10% of the French insurance industry in 2012. However, in terms of gross written premium, the segment registered strong growth and posted a review-period CAGR of 2.9%. The travel and healthcare insurance categories benefited from France’s increasing ageing population, increasing healthcare expenditure, and growth in the number of inbound and outbound travelers.

Scope

This report provides a comprehensive analysis of the personal accident and health insurance segment in France:

  • It provides historical values for France's personal accident and health insurance segment for the report’s 2008–2012 review period and forecast figures for the 2012–2017 forecast period
  • It offers a detailed analysis of the key sub-segments in France's personal accident and health insurance segment, along with market forecasts until 2017
  • 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 personal accident and health insurance products in France
  • Using Porter’s industry-standard “Five Forces” analysis, it details the competitive landscape in France for the personal accident and health insurance segment
  • It provides a detailed analysis of the reinsurance segment in France and its growth prospects
  • It profiles the top personal accident and health insurance companies in France and outlines the key regulations affecting them

Reasons to buy

  • Make strategic business decisions using in depth historic and forecast market data related to the French personal accident and health insurance segment and each category within it
  • Understand the demand-side dynamics, key market trends and growth opportunities within the French personal accident and health insurance segment
  • Assess the competitive dynamics in the personal accident and health insurance segment, along with the reinsurance segment
  • Identify the growth opportunities and market dynamics within key product categories
  • Gain insights into key regulations governing the French insurance segment and its impact on companies and the market's future

Key highlights

  • The personal accident insurance category grew in written premium value at a review-period CAGR of 4.1% during the review period
  • In France, healthcare coverage is provided through the government’s social health insurance (NHI) scheme
  • The personal accident and health segment remained resilient to the economic downturn and recorded higher growth in written premium as compared to life and non-life segments
  • Health insurance was the dominant category in the personal accident and health segment during the review period, accounting for 50.9% of the total written premium value in 2012
  • Agencies was the leading distribution channel for personal accident and health insurance products during the review period
  • Emphasis on providing high-quality healthcare at an affordable price and changing demographics will drive the growth over the forecast period