Life insurance market: Positive net inflows in November 2019

Net inflows for November 2019 were 1.2 billion euros.

From the start of the year, insurance companies collected 132.8 billion Euros of premiums (compared to 129.2 billion Euros over the same period in 2018). 

Payments to unit-linked products accounted for 34.8 billion Euros from the start of the year, i.e.   26 % of premiums.

Over the same period insurance companies paid out benefits of 107.6 billion Euros (107.1 billion euros in 2018).

Net inflows from the beginning of the year were 25.2 billion Euros (compared to 22.2 billion euros over the same period in 2018).

At end November 2019 in-force life insurance business (mathematical provisions + profit sharing provisions) stood at 1 785 billion Euros (up 5 % year-on-year).