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Annual Survey of Insurance Companies

Purpose

The Annual Survey of Insurance Companies is made up of 4 separate surveys:

  • Annual Survey of Insurance Companies: Long-Term Business Balance Sheet

  • Annual Survey of Insurance Companies: General Business Balance Sheet

  • Annual Survey of Insurance Companies: Long-Term Business Income and Expenditure

  • Annual Survey of Insurance Companies: General Business Income and Expenditure

The purpose of the balance sheet surveys is to establish the value of assets and liabilities of insurance companies who undertake general insurance, long-term insurance and investment contract business.

The purpose of the income and expenditure surveys is to collect information on the income and expenditure of insurance companies who undertake general insurance, long-term insurance and investment contract business.

Data from these surveys helps to produce a record of the UK Balance of Payments and the measurement of UK GDP.

Sample

Annual Survey of Insurance Companies: Long-Term Business Balance Sheet

Selection criteria: Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) authorised insurance companies

Population: approximately 400

sample size: approximately 70

Frequency: annual

Dispatch date: 19 March

Return-by date: 6 June

Please note that the dispatch and return-by dates are a guide, they are subject to change due to national holidays and weekends.

Annual Survey of Insurance Companies: General Business Balance Sheet

Selection criteria: FCA authorised insurance companies

Population: approximately 400

Sample size: approximately 90

Frequency: annual

Dispatch date: 19 March

Return-by date:  6 June

Please note that the dispatch and return-by dates are a guide, they are subject to change due to national holidays and weekends.

Annual Survey of Insurance Companies: Long-Term Business Income and Expenditure

Selection criteria: FCA authorised insurance companies

Population: approximately 400

Sample size: approximately 70

Frequency: annual

Dispatch date: 19 March

Return-by date: 6 June

Please note that the dispatch and return-by dates are a guide, they are subject to change due to national holidays and weekends.

Annual Survey of Insurance Companies: General Business Income and Expenditure

Selection criteria: FCA authorised insurance companies

Population: approximately 400

Sample Size: approximately 90

Frequency: annual

Dispatch date: 19 March

Return-by date: 6 June

Please note that the dispatch and return-by dates are a guide, they are subject to change due to national holidays and weekends.

Where are the data published?

MQ5: Investment by Insurance Companies, Pension Funds and Trusts

 

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