Zurich has withdrawn its £5.6bn bid for rival firm RSA group after suffering losses in its general insurance business.
LV= will launch a business protection product, the insurer has announced as it revealed profits rose across its life business in the first half of 2015.
IRESS has seen it operating revenue in the UK increase by 4.1%, to £28.9m, while profits excluding Enterprise Lending were down 1.7% to £6.5m.
Royal London saw its protection intermediary new business volumes increase by 43% to £231m, the insurer's half year results have revealed.
Bupa UK has reported that its revenues increased in the first half of 2015, with UK revenue growing 3% to £1,375m, however underlying profit fell 10% to £55.4m, compared to 2014.
Zurich's UK Life business saw profits fall 17% to £55m for the first half of 2015 compared to the first half of 2014 however annualised premium equivalent rose 35% to £466m, the insurer's half year results have revealed.
Legal and General (L&G) saw their UK protection gross premiums grow 4% (£31m) while UK protection new business annual premiums declined by 3% (£4m) in the first half (H1) of 2015 compared to H1 2014.
AXA UK and Ireland has seen its revenue from healthcare rise by 7%, ahead of overall revenues across general insurance and healthcare which rose 5% to £2.1bn.
Swiss Re saw its net income increase 11% to $2.3bn in the first half of 2015, the reinsurer's second quarter results have revealed.
LV= has seen its protection sales increase by 50% in the first six months of 2015 with £144m of sales.
LV='s protection business grew by £25m in the first quarter of 2015, an increase of 36% on the same period in 2014.
Vitality has declared the fourth quarter of 2014 their best ever three month period with £15m of new business.
Royal London Group has seen a fall in the protection side of its business of 29%, offset by rises in its pension business.
Ageas UK has reported a loss of £4.6m for the first quarter of 2014 compared to profit of £19.4m for the same period last year.
Police Mutual Police Mutual Group, the UK's largest affinity friendly society, has reported an 18% rise in new life business and 13% growth in its general insurance business over in the first half of 2013.
LV= has seen a drop in life and pensions sales of 14% for the first half 2013 compared to last year.
New business at insurance giant Aviva was up 18% in the three months to 31 March, reaching £191m, according to its latest results.
Resolution has confirmed it will make no more acquisitions and abandoned plans to split the Friends Life business after revealing a 58% fall in profits.
Ageas UK's first quarter 2012 results show protection sales' gross written premiums up 71.2% to £15.0m and new annual premiums up 34.3% to £9m compared with the same period last year.
Jelf Group has reported a 10% improvement in operating profit in the six months ended March 2012 to £1.6m, up from £1.5m in the same period of 2011.
Legal & General (L&G) is anticipating a drop-off in sales through financial advisers over the coming months and into early 2013 as firms concentrate on developing their business models for Retail Distribution Review (RDR) implementation.
Ageas Protect has seen its protection business almost double over the first three quarters of the year although it is yet to reach profitability.
Group protection business at Friends Life dropped by more than half in the third quarter of the year while individual business slipped slightly compared to the previous three months.
Swiss Re has reported a 118% increase in net income in the third quarter.