Cyber fighter: Industry demand will rise as more businesses store sensitive information online

In the five years to 2016, the Cyber Liability Insurance industry has developed and grown to accommodate the increasingly digital business landscape. Additionally, in the next five years, the percentage of services conducted online is expected to continue rising, bolstering demand for the industry as more businesses seek to lower risk from potential cyber attacks. However, while the industry is expected to continue expanding, revenue growth will start to slow as the number of businesses with online operations approaches its saturation point...read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$2bn
Annual Growth 11-16
15.2%
Forecast Growth 16-21
Profit
Employment
2,362
Businesses
178
Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share in this industry
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Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • The increasing amount of services conducted online will encourage industry growth
  • Companies that handle intangible assets have increased purchases of cyber liability insurance
  • Internet traffic volume is forecast to exhibit strong growth, increasing industry revenue
  • Industry Report - Industry Analysis Chapter

    The Cyber Liability Insurance industry has developed and grown to accommodate the increasingly digital business landscape. This relatively new industry was designed to mitigate the risk of client businesses providing services online by reimbursing them with damages they must pay to customers for various liabilities. Businesses such as retailers, financial institutions and healthcare establishments have been increasingly moving operations online. As the percentage of services conducted online has risen, more consumers have been disclosing personal information online, increasing the potential for exposure to hacker attacks. Over the five years to 2016, internet traffic volume is expected to increase at an average annual rate of 27.1%, ...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Cyber Liability Insurance Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Cyber Liability Insurance Industry are

  • Must comply with government regulations
  • Degree of globalization in the firm
  • Strong financial position
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Internet traffic volume and Percentage of services conducted online in the Cyber Liability Insurance industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Cyber Liability Insurance Industry?

    This industry underwrites (i.e. assumes risk and assigns premiums) cyber liability insurance, which is used to protect businesses’ and working professionals’ lost income or liabilities related to business interruptions, network security, internet liability, electronic communications, intangible assets and web-content liability.

    Industry Products
  • Property and theft (first-party protection)
  • Liability (third-party protection)
  • First-Party and Third-Party losses
  • Industry Activities
  • Underwriting property and theft (first-party) insurance
  • Underwriting cyber liability (third-party) insurance
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Internet traffic volume
  • Percentage of services conducted online
  • Corporate profit
  • Demand from e-commerce and online auctions
  • Demand from finance and insurance
  • Demand from healthcare and social assistance

  • Current Performance
  • Movement to the web
  • Growth from concern
  • Industry landscape
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Going online
  • Future landscape
  • Table: Cyber Liability Insurance Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Cyber Liability Insurance Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Retail Trade
  • Information
  • Finance and Insurance
  • Educational Services
  • Healthcare and Social Assistance

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Insurance Brokers & Agencies

  • Products & Services
  • First-Party and Third-Party losses
  • Liability (third-party protection)
  • Property and theft (first-party protection)
  • Chart: Cyber Liability Insurance Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
    Major Markets
  • Other
  • Healthcare sector
  • Financial service sector
  • Retail sector
  • Professional Services
  • Technology
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Cyber Liability Insurance Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Wages
  • Other
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Cyber Liability Insurance

  • Basis of Competition
    Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Cyber Liability Insurance Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    There are no major players in this industry. This report includes analysis of other companies.
    Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Cyber Liability Insurance Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Table: Industry Data for the Cyber Liability Insurance Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2007-2021)
  • Industry Gross Product (2007-2021)
  • Establishments (2007-2021)
  • Businesses (2007-2021)
  • Employment (2007-2021)
  • Wages (2007-2021)
  • Internet traffic volume (2007-2021)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Cyber Attack
  • The deliberate exploitation of computer systems, technology-dependent enterprises and networks.
  • Data Breach
  • The unintentional release of secure information to an untrusted environment.
  • Underwriting
  • To accept liability under an insurance policy; thus, guaranteeing payment in case loss or damage occurs.
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    • Historical data and analysis for the key drivers of this industry
    • A five-year forecast of the market and noted trends
    • Detailed research and segmentation for the main products and markets
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