Admiral Group

Admiral is a household name in the UK and the only FTSE 100 Company in Wales. The Admiral Group is one of the largest car insurance providers in the UK with businesses all over the world. You may know us in the UK by our insurance brands Admiral, Elephant, Diamond and Bell, our price comparison site, and Gladiator for commercial vehicles. We also have businesses in Spain, Italy, France and the USA and offices in Canada and India too. Our aim is to give great service and value for money to as many people as possible.

Company Growth (employees)
Cardiff, GB
Size (employees)
7,857 (est)
Admiral Group was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in Cardiff, GB

Admiral Group Office Locations

Admiral Group has offices in Cardiff and Newport
Cardiff, GB (HQ)
David St

Admiral Group Data and Metrics

Admiral Group Financial Metrics

Admiral Group's revenue was reported to be £1 b in FY, 2016 which is a 12% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

1 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

214.1 m

Market capitalization (24-Jul-2017)

5.4 b

Closing share price (24-Jul-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2016)

326.6 m
Admiral Group's current market capitalization is £5.4 b.
GBPFY, 2015FY, 2016


898.3 m1 b

Revenue growth, %


Pre tax profit

368.7 m278.4 m

Net Income

291.8 m214.1 m
GBPFY, 2015FY, 2016


265.3 m326.6 m

Accounts Receivable

1.4 b1.9 b

Current Assets

4 b4.7 b


55.5 m40.4 m


142.3 m162.3 m

Total Assets

4.2 b4.9 b

Accounts Payable

2.3 b2.7 b

Current Liabilities

3.6 b4.3 b

Total Liabilities

3.6 b4.3 b

Retained Earnings

17.2 m(135.7 m)

Total Equity

615.7 m570.9 m

Financial Leverage

6.8 x8.5 x
GBPFY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash From Operating Activities

310.9 m432.4 m

Cash From Financing Activities

(256.3 m)(364.7 m)

Income Taxes Paid

(76.9 m)(64.3 m)
Y, 2016

Financial Leverage

8.5 x

Admiral Group Operating Metrics

Admiral Group's Customers was reported to be 5.2 m in FY, 2016, which is a 17% increase from the previous period
FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Vehicles Covered

592.6 k673 k864.2 k


4 m4.43 m5.2 m

Customers (UK Car Insurance)

3.15 m3.3 m3.65 m

Customers (UK Household Insurance)

163 k310 k469 k

Customers (International Insurance)

687 k820 k864 k

Average Motor Retention Over The Year


    Admiral Group Market Value History

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