You are well catered for in the UK when looking for life insurance providers, with companies offering a variety of policies from over 50s life insurance, mortgage life insurance, critical illness cover and much more.
We have compiled a list of some of the more prominent UK life insurance providers with a little more information about what they offer. To find your ideal policy, all you have to do is complete our simple quote form.
AA Life Insurance
Many people don’t realise that the AA, know for it’s UK leading breakdown cover is also the provider of life insurance and boasts over 1.5 million insurance policies in the UK.
Ageas Life Insurance
Ageas uses many different channels to provide UK life insurance that has won many awards, such as affinity partners, intermediaries, IFAs, through the internet and individual brokers.
AIG UK Life Insurance
AIG UK operates under the American Life Insurance Company (ALICO) providing a large selection of policies to choose from, with flexible protection options throughout.
AEGON Life Insurance
With more than 40 million customers in the group (2 million plus in the UK), AEGON offers a range of insurance policies. They are perhaps better known to many as Scottish Equitable.
ASDA Life Insurance
ASDA not only are one of the UK’s leading supermarket groups (being part of Wal-Mart), but also offer cheap ‘no-frills’ life insurance policies including their own ‘instant cover’.
Aviva Life Insurance
Formerly known to many as ‘Norwich Union’ and with life insurance policies from £5, Aviva are the biggest insurance group in the UK and in the top 5 insurers in the world.
AXA Life Insurance
With the global group consisting of over 45 million customers, AXA insurance covers a variety of different policies such as life insurance, investment, commercial and health.
AXA Sun Life – Life Insurance
The Sun Life name has been around for over 200 years, and as the first in the industry to offer life insurance without a medical they are one of only a few still doing so.
Barclays Life Insurance
Barclays aren’t just one of the biggest financial establishments in the world… they also provide decreasing term, whole of life and many other life insurance policies in the UK.
Bright Grey Life Insurance
If it’s flexible plans that you are after, Bright Grey are likely to be able to help with their Bright Grey Term, and Bright Grey Life Insurance policies.
Co-Operative Life Insurance
Offering a large variety of insurance policies, income protection, funeral plans and critical illness cover The Co-Operative is the biggest mutually-owned business in the UK.
Debenhams Life Insurance
Debenhams life insurance covers level term insurance, mortgage life insurance (both with optional critical illness cover) and individual critical illness cover plans.
Eagle Star Line Life Insurance
The Co-Operative group is the UK’s largest mutually-owned business and offers an array of life insurance policies as well as critical illness, income protection and funeral plans.
Fortis Life Insurance
Ageas (known now as Ageas Protect) is part of the Ageas UK group which offers a ‘Your Life Plan’ to over 8 million customers covering term, income protection, critical illness and more.
Friends Life – Life Insurance
Offering a variety of different insurance service including ‘Friends Provident Life Insurance’ they are established in both the pensions and life insurance market in the UK.
Friends Provident Life Insurance
Friends Provident Life Insurance, now ‘Friends Life’ was founded in Yorkshire back in 1832 and now provides numerous different insurance services across the UK insurance market.
Halifax Life Insurance
Halifax are well known throughout the UK, and they offer a variety of standalone life insurance policies, critical illness cover, income protection and whole life policies.
John Lewis Life Insurance
Perhaps better known for their department stores, they offer a full range of insurance services from wedding, pet and life insurance policies including decreasing and level.
Legal and General Life Insurance
With well over 5 million UK customers, the Legal and General Group are one of the UK’s largest providers of specialist insurance from life insurance to pensions.
Liverpool Victoria Life Insurance
Focusing entirely on the competitive end of the insurance market, Liverpool Victoria offer a wide variety of insurance plans and policies including life insurance.
LV Life Insurance
LV offer decreasing cover (mortgage life insurance) and level cover (life insurance) to an ever-growing number of customers. They started out life as ‘Liverpool Victoria’ in 1843.
More Than Life Insurance
In 2001 More Than joined forces with some of the leading insurance brokers in the UK in an attempt to introduce a fresh new approach to the financial services market.
Nationwide Life Insurance
Mortgage life insurance and optional critical illness cover are offered by the largest building society in the UK, who is also the UK’s third largest mortgage lender.
Natwest Life Insurance
Income protection and critical illness are provided by Natwest life insurance which ensures a monthly cash sum in the case of an illness or an accident.
Norwich Union Life Insurance
Norwich Union is now part of the larger ‘Aviva’ brand (the largest insurance group in the UK) offering life insurance plans from as little as £5 per month.
Phoenix Life Insurance
Through various acquisitions, the Phoenix group has become one of the largest insurance companies in the UK, where customers can find a number of different insurance products.
Prudential Life Insurance
Founded in 1848, Prudential is one of the biggest providers of specialist life insurance in both the Far East and the UK, boasting more than 7 million customers
Pruprotect Life Insurance
Prudential term insurance and Prudential life insurance are two of the competitive life insurance policies provided by Pruprotect in the UK.
Reliance Mutual Society Life Insurance
Reliance Mutual is a long established UK provider of life assurance and pensions which began in 1911. They are a mutual society, owned by their policyholders.
Royal Sun Alliance Life Insurance
One of the oldest multi-national insurance groups, Royal Sun Alliance was founded in 1710 and operates in over 30 countries offering a variety of insurance products.
Saga Life Insurance
SAGA is a leading specialist insurance provider for the over 50s, offering a diverse range of insurance products with various levels of protection and medical requirements.
Sainsburys Life Insurance
Offering terminal illness cover as standard, Sainsburys (one of the biggest Supermarkets in the UK) offer life insurance policies starting at just £5 per month.
Scottish Equitable Life Insurance
As part of the Aegon Group (a worldwide business) they are also referred to as Aegon UK. The offer a variety of protection that includes life, critical illness and income protection.
Scottish Provident Life Insurance
Scottish provident offer a diverse selection of life insurance policies (such as ‘Scottish Provident Life Insurance’) and have won a number of industry awards.
Scottish Widows Life Insurance
Scottish Widows is a widely recognised brand that has been working to help plan the financial futures of UK residents since it was founded back in 1815.
Swinton Life Insurance
‘Swinton LifeSearch’ offers a large range of protection products. They offer life insurance, income protection and real life cover at competitive UK market rates.
Tesco Life Insurance
‘Tesco Life Insurance’ is one of the many insurance policies now provided by the largest supermarket retailer in the UK, with additional term cover by Friends Life.
Virgin Life Insurance
Starting at just a few pennies a day, Virgin Life Insurance is just one of the global corporations insurance interests which include motoring, lifestyle, travel and finance.
Zurich Life Insurance
Offering a large number of insurance plans with differing levels of cover, Zurich is one of the world’s largest insurers covering over 150 countries worldwide.