Hiscox PLC operates in the Fire, marine, and casualty insurance sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Hiscox PLC with three other
companies in this sector in the United Kingdom:
sales of £1.17 billion [US$1.43 billion]
of which 47%
was Specialty Lines),
(£2.29 billion [US$2.79 billion]
of which 40%
was Reinsurance), and
Admiral Group PLC
(£904.80 million [US$1.10 billion]
of which 77%
was UK Car Insurance).
Hiscox PLC reported sales of £1.49 billion (US$1.81 billion)
December of 2015.
increase of 6.8%
versus 2014, when the company's sales were £1.39 billion.
This was the fourth straight year of sales growth at Hiscox PLC.
Sales of London Market saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
14.6% in 2015, from
£347.50 million to £398.38 million.
Hiscox PLC also saw significant increases in sales in
Uk and Europe (up 8.9% to £896.69 million)
Not all segments of Hiscox PLC experienced an increase in sales in 2015:
sales of Corporate Center fell 41.5% to £7.30 million.
(However, this segment's sales were only a very small portion of the company's overall sales).
Hiscox PLC also experienced decreases in sales in
International Business (down 11.5% to £185.19 million)