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MarketReportsStore.com adds Insight Report: Specialty Insurance Key Trends and Opportunities in the Market to its store. Detail analysis of the specialty insurance market size and its growth potential over the period 20142018.

Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) August 22, 2014

A challenging property and casualty market, along with weakening profitability, led to the growth of the specialty insurance market, which is becoming increasingly global in nature with specialty carriers trending in similar lines and facing common issues. The global outlook for specialty insurance is positive for 20142018.

The report covers in-depth analysis of specialty insurance market and provides:

  •     Detail analysis of the specialty insurance market size and its growth potential over the period 20142018.
  •     Comprehensive analysis of key features of the specialty insurance market.
  •     Details of trends and developments in specialty insurance markets across the world.
  •     Comprehensive analysis of long-term growth strategies for specialty carriers.
  •     Insights into details of leading specialty carriers, and product lines offered by them.

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The US is the largest market for specialty insurance
Specialty insurance includes high-hazard insurance, non-standard general insurance, niche market segments, bespoke underwriting, and excess and surplus lines insurance. As there is no standard definition for specialty insurance, estimating the market size is complicated. The global market size for specialty insurance, in terms of gross written premium, was estimated to be in the range of US$140180 billion in 2013. The US is the largest specialty insurance market, contributing more than 50% of the overall gross written premium in 2013.

Market capacity for cyber-liability insurance is growing rapidly
Growing rates of cybercrime and data breaches have increased demand for insurance protection against cyber-attacks. According to the Center for Strategic and International Studies in June 2014, total global losses due to cybercrime stood at US$445 billion in 2013. The cyber liability market is a growing opportunity for specialty carriers. In 2013, the market capacity for the US cyber liability insurance was estimated at US$1 billion, and is expected to cross US$2 billion by the end of 2014. Other than the US, European economies are the key markets for cyber-liability insurance. Although the European cyber-liability market is relatively small at present, it is growing at an annual average rate of 50%.

Company Profiles:

  •     Lloyds
  •     Catlin Group Ltd
  •     Hiscox Ltd
  •     HCC Insurance Holdings, Inc.
  •     RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd

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Superior underwriting profits driving growth
Specialty insurance is a high-risk, high-return market characterized by underwriting profitability. The underwriting cycles for specialty insurance products are currently in a difficult market phase, resulting in higher underwriting profits for insurers. On average, specialty carriers across the world generate strong underwriting profitability in comparison to property and casualty insurers. However, their exposures to catastrophic risks led to record losses in 2011 as a result of the earthquake in Japan and the Thai floods.

Lack of underwriting talent the biggest obstacle to growth
The success of specialty carriers depends on the pool of underwriting and actuarial talent. High risk levels and the complex nature of specialty products require expert knowledge for profitable underwriting, and sourcing and retaining qualified professionals has become a fundamental problem for specialty insurers across the world. This is expected to result in significant wage inflation over 20142018. To address this issue, insurers are focusing on developing in-house talent through internal programs. Many specialty insurers depend on syndicates of underwriting experts such as Lloyds.

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Key highlights

  •     The US is the largest specialty insurance market contributing more than 50% of the overall gross written premium in 2013.
  •     Cyber-risk, carbon credit risk, risks associated with change in space weather, changing technology, and changes in prices of input materials for manufacturing industries are key emerging risks offering huge growth potential for specialty carriers.
  •     Underwriting margin is very high for specialty insurance and specialty carriers across the world generate strong underwriting profitability in comparison to property and casualty insurers.
  •     Lack of underwriting expert is the biggest challenge faced by specialty carriers.
  •     Large-scale natural disasters not only cause huge insured losses, but also act as a trigger to increase demand for specialty insurance products.
  •     Asia and Latin America provides huge growth opportunities for specialty carriers over the period 20142018.

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