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Company Profile

  • Business description

    Dai-Ichi Life is Japan’s second-largest life insurance company excluding recently privatized Japan Post Insurance, with a market share of slightly over 10%. Unlike its largest domestic competitors Nippon Life, Meiji Yasuda, and Sumitomo Life, which remain mutually owned by their policyholders, Dai-Ichi Life demutualized and listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange in 2010. Its main domestic operating company accounts for around 60% of profits, its Frontier bancassurance subsidiary selling mainly savings products accounts for around 10%, Alabama-based Protective Life accounts for around 15%, TAL in Australia accounts for 7%, and Dai-Ichi Life Vietnam around 5%. Dai-Ichi also holds a 30% economic interest in Mizuho’s Asset Management One.

  • Contact

    13-1, Yurakucho 1-chome
    Chiyoda-ku
    Tokyo 100-8411
    JPN

    T: +81 332161222

    https://www.dai-ichi-life-hd.com

  • Sector

    Financial Services

    Stock type

    Cyclical

  • Industry

    Insurance - Life

    Fiscal Year End

    31 March 2025

    Employees

    60,310

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