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Direct Line Insurance Group PLC Fundamentals

Company NameDirect Line Insurance Group PLCLast Updated2022-07-01
IndustryInsurance - DiversifiedSectorFinancial Services
Shares in Issue1.311 bnMarket Cap£3.29 bn
PE Ratio10.40Dividend per Share£0.22
Dividend Yield9.06Dividend Cover1.08
EPS£0.24EPS Growth (%)0.12
PEG1.70DPS Growth (%)2.0135
Debt Ratio0.0706Debt Equity Ratio0.2064
Asset Equity Ratio3.2135Cash Equity Ratio1.7400
Quick Ratio0Current Ratio0
Price To Book Value1.1340ROCE0

Direct Line Insurance Group PLC Dividends

TypeEx-DatePay DateCurrencyNet DividendYear Total
Prelim2022-04-072022-05-17GBP0.1510
Interim2021-08-122021-09-03GBP0.0760
Prelim2021-04-082021-05-20GBP0.1470
Interim2020-08-132020-09-04GBP0.0740
Interim2019-08-082019-09-06GBP0.0720

Direct Line Insurance Group PLC Company Financials

Assets202120202019
Tangible Assets£189.90 m£283.90 m£292.60 m
Intangible Assets£822.50 m£786.80 m£702.50 m
Investments000
Total Fixed Assets000
Stocks000
Debtors£777.20 m£848.20 m£846.50 m
Cash & Equivalents£5.04 bn£5.32 bn£5.03 bn
Other Assets000
Total Assets£9.31 bn£9.62 bn£9.43 bn
Liabilities202120202019
Creditors within 1 year000
Creditors after 1 year000
Other Liabilities000
Total Liabilities£6.41 bn£6.58 bn£6.44 bn
Net assets£2.90 bn£3.05 bn£2.99 bn
Equity202120202019
Called up share capital£145.20 m£148.90 m£150.00 m
Share Premium000
Profit / Loss£446.00 m£451.40 m£509.70 m
Other Equity£2.90 bn£3.05 bn£2.99 bn
Preference & Minorities000
Total Capital Employed£2.90 bn£3.05 bn£2.99 bn
Ratios202120202019
Debt Ratio£0.17£0.18£0.12
Debt-to-Equity£0.21£0.22£0.14
Assets / Equity3.21353.21353.2135
Cash / Equity1.74001.74001.7400
EPS£0.29£0.26£0.30
Cash Flow202120202019
Cash from operating activities£439.00 m£584.70 m£462.10 m
Cashflow before financing-£133.00 m£432.90 m-£8.50 m
Increase in Cash-£271.70 m£271.90 m-£196.10 m
Income202120202019
Turnover£3.24 bn£3.21 bn£3.29 bn
Cost of sales000
Gross Profit000
Operating Profit000
Pre-Tax profit£446.00 m£451.40 m£509.70 m

Direct Line Insurance Group PLC Company Background

SectorFinancial Services
ActivitiesWhile Direct Line is one of the more focused personal lines insurers that we cover in Europe, it is still quite diversified. The business sells insurance under four divisions and those are personal lines motor, personal lines home, rescue and other personal lines, and commercial. Rescue and other personal lines include rescue, travel and pet insurance, and commercial insurance is sold to small and medium sized enterprises. Direct Line only sells insurance in United Kingdom. Direct Lines personal motor insurance division typically accounts for around 50% of total group gross written premium and the personal home insurance unit typically sells around 20%. Rescue and other personal lines accounts for around 2% and commercial insurance accounts for around 20%.
Latest Interim Date3 Aug 2021
Latest Fiscal Year End Date8 Mar 2022

Direct Line Insurance Group PLC Directors

AppointedNamePosition
2015-05-13Mr. Glyn Parry JonesNon-Executive Director
2022-03-28Ms. Danuta GrayNon-Executive Director,Chairman
2018-05-10Mr. Anthony Jonathan ReizensteinExecutive Director
2018-05-10Mr. Andrew William PalmerNon-Executive Director
2019-05-09Mr. Paul Robert GeddesExecutive Director,Chief Executive Officer
2022-06-29Mr. Neil ManserExecutive Director,Chief Financial Officer
2016-03-01Ms. Priscilla Audrey VacassinNon-Executive Director
2022-03-28Mr. Sebastian JamesNon-Executive Director
2022-03-28Ms. Jane Carolyn HansonNon-Executive Director
2019-05-09Ms. Clare Eleanor ThompsonNon-Executive Director
2015-03-24Mr. Humphrey Michael TomlinsonCompany Secretary
2022-03-28Mr. Gregor StewartNon-Executive Director
2022-05-20Ms. Penelope Jane JamesExecutive Director,Chief Executive Officer
2019-06-28Mr. Mike Holliday-WilliamsExecutive Director
2022-03-28Mr. Timothy HarrisExecutive Director,Chief Financial Officer

Direct Line Insurance Group PLC Contact Details

Company NameDirect Line Insurance Group PLC
AddressWestmoreland Road, Churchill Court, Bromley, BR11DP
Telephone+44 1132920667
Websitehttps://www.directlinegroup.co.uk

Direct Line Insurance Group PLC Advisors

StockbrokerRBC Capital Markets
Phone+44 2076534000
Financial AdviserRBC Capital Markets
Phone020 7653 4000
Fax020 7029 7900
AuditorDeloitte LLP
Phone+44 2079363000
Fax+44 2075831198
Remuneration ConsultantFIT Remuneration Consultants LLP
Phone+44 2070311111
Remuneration ConsultantAllen & Overy
Phone+44 2030880000
Fax+44 2030880088
AuditorDeloitte
Phone020 7936 3000
StockbrokerGoldman Sachs International
Phone+44 2077741000
StockbrokerMorgan Stanley & Co International PLC
Phone+44 2074258000
Fax+44 2074258990
BankRoyal Bank of Scotland PLC
Financial PR AdviserBrunswick Group LLP
Phone+44 2074045959
Fax+44 2078312823
SolicitorSlaughter and May
Phone+44 2076001200
Fax+44 2070905000
SolicitorAllen & Overy LLP
Phone+44 2030880000
Fax+44 207339999
RegistrarComputershare Investor Services PLC
Phone+44 3707020003
Fax+44 3707036101