United Kingdom
RGA International Reinsurance Company Limited, UK Branch Office
​RGA UK Services Limited​

Simon Wainwright
Managing Director

About RGA UK


RGA UK officially opened its doors in 1998 and we received a full license to offer reinsurance products in 2000. Just four years later we were RGA’s second-largest revenue producer, and by 2009 we were the largest writer of new individual reinsurance business in the U.K.

On January 1, 2012, RGA Reinsurance UK Limited transferred its entire business to the UK Branch of RGA International Reinsurance Company Limited. RGA International Reinsurance Company Limited is a reinsurance company incorporated in Ireland and regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland. 

RGA UK has been named “Best Overall Life Reinsurer” in the Flaspöhler Cedant Survey and “Best Reinsurer for Longevity Risk Transfer” by the Life & Pension Risk Awards. We also ranked #1 on NMG Consulting's Business Capability Index (All Respondents) in four out of the last five annual studies.

While the recognition is appreciated, what is most noteworthy is what it says about our client service. When you partner with us, you can count on exceptional underwriting and claims management, innovative product development expertise and consistently timely service – backed by a company that is financially stable and secure.

Comprehensive Products and Services

We offer a comprehensive line of products and services including individual life reinsurance, individual living benefits reinsurance (critical illness and disability income) and group reinsurance. We are a leader in underwritten annuities and can bring our financial solutions expertise to you to help you manage your risk and capital through capital-motivated, asset-intensive and bulk longevity reinsurance. We also support retakaful and bancassurance.

World’s Leading Facultative Underwriter

When it comes to facultative reinsurance, RGA is the worldwide leader. As a global organization, RGA reviewed more than 580,000 cases in 2013 and has received nearly 5 million cases since 1979.

A Global In-Force Leader

RGA also manages one of the largest in-force blocks in the life reinsurance industry with approximately $2.9 trillion of life reinsurance in force. Our mortality and morbidity databases are among the largest worldwide.

e-Underwriting Tools

RGA offers innovative e-Underwriting Solutions developed by our underwriting, business and technology experts designed to help your organization underwrite better, faster and with greater consistency.

Our flagship underwriting product, AURA, has the strongest underwriting rules engine on the market, with thousands of underwriting rules covering impairments, medications, sports, prescription drug histories, avocations and treatments. We also offer AURA Hosted, which is particularly effective at removing barriers in bringing simplified-issue solutions to market. It can be implemented quickly, securely and easily in almost any environment.

Hands-On Training for Client Underwriters and Actuaries

At RGA, we believe in the power of shared knowledge. When you partner with us, we will help your underwriters and actuaries stay abreast of the latest knowledge, research and trends through conferences and training opportunities, including RGA’s Global Underwriting Learning Framework (GULF). We also share our insight and expertise through newsletters, white papers and articles.

Advancing the U.K. Insurance Industry

We have a strong commitment to the growth and success of the U.K. and Irish insurance industries. Our experts are members of numerous insurance-related organizations and play an active role in the working groups of the ABI, ILAG, the actuarial profession and underwriting and medical organizations.

We invite you to contact us to learn more about how we can meet your reinsurance needs – whether you want to bring a new product to market, improve the performance of an existing product or better manage your risk and capital through financial solutions.

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Useful Links

European Quarterly Newsletter
Part VII Transfer Documents
Retakaful
Bancassurance
Global Underwriting Manual (GUM)
e-Underwriting Solutions/AURA
Global Underwriting Learning Framework (GULF)
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Contact

Simon Wainwright

Managing Director
RGA International Reinsurance Company Limited, UK Branch Office
RGA UK Services Limited
16th Floor
5 Aldermanbury Square
London EC2V 7HR
United Kingdom
T 44.20.7710.6700
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