Daily Archives: 02/12/2020


02

Dec 2020

New Home Insurance Market Data Report Launched

Home Insurance Market 2019/20 have been turbulent years for home insurance in terms of claims, significant mergers and divestments and changed underwriting capacity. IRN Research estimates that home insurance gross written premiums (GWP) will reach around £7 billion in 2020, a rise of 2% compared with 2019. Predicting future premiums growth is very difficult at the moment given the uncertainties about when the effects of...

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02

Dec 2020

1.6 million funeral plans in force

Funeral Planning At the end of 2020, IRN Research expect there to be almost 1.6 million funeral plans in force (i.e. not drawn down). While the number has continued to rise in recent years, there has been a notable slowdown in growth in recent years.  In 2020, IRN Research estimate that almost 160,000 new funeral plans will be sold. The number of new sales has...

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