Top 6 largest UK insurance companies

The insurance sector has a significant weight in the UK economy, thus directly and indirectly influencing the country’s economy. Also, UK insurance companies play an important role globally through risk management. Below are the 10 UK largest insurance companies by market capitalisation.   Prudential plc is the largest insurer in UK by market capitalization. Legal & General is the second-largest insurer in UK. Aviva plc is the third largest insurec in the country, followed by Admiral Group, Phoenix Group and Direct Line Insurance Group. The total market capitalization of the top 6 UK insurance is about GBP 93.2 billion. Rank… Continue reading

Top 10 largest US insurance companies

The insurance sector has a significant weight in the US economy, thus directly and indirectly influencing the trend of GDP. US insurance companies play an important role not only in the country’s economy, but also globally through risk management. Considering, therefore, the importance that they have, in this work the ranking of US insurance companies will be presented on the basis of assets, market capitalization, premiums collected and market shares. Below are the 10 US largest insurance companies by total assets. At the top of the list is Prudential Financial with USD 926 billion, followed by Berkshire Hathaway with USD… Continue reading

Top 40 largest Canadian insurance companies

The insurance sector has a significant weight in the Canadian economy, thus directly and indirectly influencing the economy of Canada. Let’s see now the 40 Canadian largest insurance companies by total assets. Manulife Financial Corporation is the largest insurer in Canada by assets and market capitalization. Great-West Lifeco, a subsidiary of Power Financial Corp, is the second-largest insurer in Canada by assets and the largest by gross premiums written. Desjardins is the third largest insurance company in the country, followed by Sun Life Financial, Fairfax Financial, iA Financial Corp, Intact Financial, E-L Financial Corp, La Capitale (Beneva) and RBC Life… Continue reading

Top 60 largest banks in the world

Compared with the last year, many banks have lost positions in the ranking of the largest banks in the worlds by market capitalization, others have gained positions and some, however, have maintained the same place in the ranking. Let’s now see the 60 largest banks in the world by market cap. In the latest ranking of banks in the world there are 12 US banks, 10 Chinese banks, 5 Canadian banks, 4 Australian banks, 4 Japanese banks, 3 British banks, 3 Indian banks, 2 French banks, 2 Spanish banks, 2 Singapore banks, 2 Hong Kong banks, 2 Brazilian banks, 2… Continue reading

The 68 largest stock exchanges in the world

Stock exchanges play a vital role in the world economy. Higher is their market capitalization, higher is their weight in economy. Given their importance, as every year, we are going to publish the ranking of the stock exchanges by market capitalization. The data used to create the ranking were collected in the main financial sites, are expressed in millions of USD and refer to 30/04/2021. After this brief introduction, let’s now see which are the 68 largest stock exchanges in the world by market cap. The largest stock exchange in the world by market capitalization is NYSE, followed by Nasdaq,… Continue reading