STATISTICS: Latvia 1H2023 insurers' business expanded to EUR 562 million

3 October 2023 — Andrei VICTOR
STATISTICS: Latvia 1H2023 insurers' business expanded to EUR 562 million

Latvian insurers' January-June 2023 aggregate GWP (local and EU branches, summed-up) expanded by 15% to almost EUR 562.3 million, while the amount paid claims and indemnities increased by 6.6% y-o-y to EUR 343 million, according to the half-year figures published by The Financial and Capital Market Commission of Latvia (FKTK).

Of total GWP, branches of EU insurers generated 35.6% - EUR 200 million, or 9.2% more y-o-y, the remaining EUR 362 million +~18% y-o-y being generated by the local insurers. According to FKTK half-year report, at the end of June 2022, there were 4 non-life insurance companies and 2 life insurance companies operating in Latvia, as well as 11 branches of foreign insurers (7 non-life and 4 life units).

In terms of GWP, the largest life insurer in the country is SEB Life and Pension Baltic SE (GWP of EUR 45.8 million, 3.4% market share), while BTA Baltic Insurance Company led the non-life ranking with GWP worth EUR 148 million or 32.9% market share.

Access xprimm.com database and download the H12023 Latvian insurance market statistics: GWP/claims portfolio and life/non-life rankings.
 

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