Insurance
India's insurance industry is expected to reach US$ 280 billion by 2020.

Insurance Companies in India

Latest update: July, 2018

Growth
  • Over the years, share of private sector in life insurance segment has grown from around 2 per cent in FY03 to 29.69 per cent in FY18*.

Notes: Figures are as per latest data available, E- estimated, based on first year premium collection, * up to February 2018
Source: IRDA, Aranca Research

  • As of February 2018, life insurance sector had 23 private players in comparison to only 4 in FY02.
  • With 70.31 per cent share market share in FY18*, LIC continues to be the market leader, followed by HDFC Standard Life at 5.65 per cent.
Growth

Notes: * up to February 2018
Source: Aranca Research, IRDA

Apollo Munich Health Insurance

Quality healthcare and Apollo have become synonymous in the Indian subcontinent, a fact reiterated by global healthcare experts and international accreditation bodies. Committed to bring world class health care within the reach of every individual, Apollo Hospitals Group has joined hands with Munich Health, a world leader in the field of health i...

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Liberty Videocon General Insurance

Liberty Videocon General Insurance Company Ltd is a joint venture between the Videocon Industries Ltd and Liberty Citystate holdings PTE Ltd, a group company of US based Liberty Mutual Group, a leading global property and casualty group. With Liberty Mutual's 100 years of supervision in the insurance industry globally, Liberty Videocon Gener...

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Kotak Mahindra Life Insurance

Kotak Mahindra Old Mutual Life Insurance Ltd is a 74:26 joint venture (JV) between Kotak Mahindra Bank Ltd, its affiliates, and Old Mutual. Kotak Mahindra is one of India's leading banking and financial services organizations, offering a wide range of financial services that encompass every sphere of life. From commercial banking, to stock broking...

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Bharti AXA Life

Bharti AXA Life is a life insurance player that was started in 2006. The company brings together strong financial expertise of the Paris-headquartered AXA Group and Bharti Enterprises - one of the India's leading business groups with interests in telecom, agricultural business, financial services, and retail. The joint venture (JV) has a 51 p...

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Bajaj Allianz General Insurance Company Ltd

It's is a joint venture between Bajaj Finserv Ltd (recently demerged from Bajaj Auto Ltd) and Allianz SE. Both enjoy a reputation of expertise, stability and strength. Bajaj Allianz received the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority (IRDA) certificate of Registration on May 2, 2001 to conduct various businesses (including health insuran...

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Reliance Life Insurance Company

Reliance Life Insurance Company (RLIC) is amongst the top five private sector life insurance companies in terms of individual weighted received premium (WRP) and new business WRP. The company has over 1 crore policy holders with a strong distribution network of over 900 branches with over 100,000 agents as of March 31, 2014. Reliance Life offers li...

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Max Life Insurance

Max Life Insurance, one of the life insurers, is a joint venture (JV) between Max India Ltd and Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Co Ltd. Max India is an Indian multi-business corporate, while Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance is a member of MS&AD Insurance Group, a general insurer. Max Life Insurance offers comprehensive life insurance and retirement solutions fo...

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Future Generali India Life Insurance Company

Future Generali is a joint venture (JV) between India's leading retailer Future Group and Italy-based insurance major Generali. The company was incorporated in 2006 and brings together the unique qualities of both the founding companies - local experience and knowledge with global insurance expertise. Future Generali operates in both Life and Ge...

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Exide Life Insurance Company Limited

Exide Life Insurance Company Ltd was formerly known as ING Vysya Life Insurance Company Ltd. It commenced operations in 2001 and is headquartered in Bengaluru. The company is fully owned by Exide Industries Ltd and is part of a 100-year-old brand heritage in India. The company is profitable and serves over one million customers across India and man...

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LIC

The Life Insurance Company or LIC is an Indian state-owned insurance group and investment company which was established with the passing of the Life Insurance Corporation Act on June 19, 1956 in the Parliament of India. It was formed from a merger of about 154 Indian insurance companies, 16 non-Indian and 75 provident companies. Initially, in 1...

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Birla Sun Life Insurance

Birla Sun Life Insurance Company Ltd(BSLI) is a joint venture (JV) formed in 2000, between the Aditya Birla Group, a well-known Indian conglomerate and Sun Life Financial Inc, one of the leading international financial services organisations from Canada. With experience of over a decade, BSLI has contributed to the growth and development of the Ind...

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HDFC LIFE

HDFC Life was founded in 2000. It is a joint venture (JV) between Housing Development Finance Corporation (HDFC) and Standard Life plc of United Kingdom. HDFC Ltd has 72.37 per cent equity in the venture while Standard Life has 26 per cent of equity, with the rest lying with others. HDFC Life has a product portfolio which comprises solutions for...

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ICICI Prudential

ICICI Prudential Life Insurance Company is a joint venture between ICICI Bank, a premier financial powerhouse, and Prudential plc, a leading international financial services group headquartered in the United Kingdom. ICICI Prudential was amongst the first private sector insurance companies to begin operations in December 2000 after receiving approv...

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Tata AIA Life

Tata AIA Life Insurance Co Ltd (Tata AIA Life) is a joint venture (JV) company, formed by Tata Sons and AIA Group Ltd (AIA). Tata AIA Life combines Tata's preeminent leadership position in India and AIA's presence as the largest, independent listed pan-Asia life insurance group in the world spanning 15 markets in Asia–Pacific. Tata Sons holds a m...

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SBI Life

SBI Life Insurance is a joint venture between State Bank of India and BNP Paribas Cardif. SBI owns 74 per cent of the total capital and BNP Paribas Cardif the remaining 26 per cent. SBI Life Insurance has an authorized capital of Rs 2,000 crores (US$ 332.96 million) and a paid up capital of Rs 1,000 crores (US$ 166.56 million). SBI Life has a u...

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New India Assurance

New India Assurance Co Ltd, today, is a 100 per cent Government owned multinational general insurance company operating in 22 countries and headquartered at Mumbai, India. New India Assurance global business crossed Rs 12,500 crore (US$ 2.01 billion). Founded by Sir Dorabji Tata in 1919, it is the market leader in non-life business in India for m...

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