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UK Insurance and Long Term Savings Key Facts

The ABI's Insurance and Long Term Savings Key Facts guide offers facts and figures about UK insurance and its significant contribution both to the economy and society.

The UK insurance and long term savings industry is the largest in Europe and the fourth largest in the world.

It plays an essential part in the UK’s economic strength, managing investments of £1.6 trillion and paying nearly £12bn in taxes to the Government.

It employs around 300,000 individuals, of which around a third are employed directly by providers with the remainder in auxiliary services such as broking.

Download the Key Facts booklet (pdf 784kB) The guide provides data from 2015 (unless otherwise stated). 

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