Life insurance market: Positive net inflows in September 2018
Net inflows for September 2018 were 900 million euros.
From the start of the year, insurance companies collected 104.7 billion Euros of premiums (compared to 99.6 billion Euros over the same period in 2017). Payments to unit-linked products accounted for 29.9 billion Euros from the start of the year, i.e. 29 % of premiums.
Over the same period insurance companies paid out benefits of 86.8 billion Euros.
Net inflows from the beginning of the year were 18 billion euros.
At end September 2018 in-force life insurance business (mathematical provisions + profit sharing provisions) stood at 1 711 billion Euros (up 2% year-on-year).