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Direct Line Group

Direct Line Group
1985 FOUNDED
PUBLIC STATUS
10K-15K EMPLOYEES
DLG STOCK SYMBOL
6 INVESTMENTS
$4.46 SHARE PRICE (As of Wednesday Closing)
Description

Direct Line Insurance Group was incorporated in 1988 as the first personal lines insurer to serve the U.K. market through direct only, using the telephone. It is now one of the largest U.K. mainstream personal lines insurers selling motor, home, and rescue insurance. It also has a small commercial business unit serving the small to medium-size enterprises.

Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Corporation
Primary Industry
Automotive Insurance
Other Industries
Multi-line Insurance
Other Insurance
Life and Health Insurance
Stock Exchange
LON
Primary Office
  • Churchill Court
  • Westmoreland Road
  • Bromley BR1 1DP
  • England, United Kingdom

+44 0113 000 0000
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Direct Line Group Stock Performance

52 wk Range Market Cap Prev. Close EPS Average Volume Shares
$3.78 - $5.33 $6.08B $4.48 $0.45 4.68M 1.38B

Direct Line Group Financials Summary

In Thousands,
USD
TTM
31-Dec-2018
FY 2018
31-Dec-2018
FY 2017
31-Dec-2017
FY 2016
31-Dec-2016
Enterprise Value 4,676,317 4,155,316 6,348,569 5,608,525
Revenue 4,494,553 4,494,553 4,440,682 4,432,825
EBITDA 904,351 904,351 846,960 646,887
Net Income 631,659 631,659 558,803 376,675
Total Assets 11,910,085 11,910,085 13,444,059 12,488,217
Total Debt 407,954 407,954 430,828 733,991
Public Fundamental Data provided by Morningstar, Inc. disclaimer

Direct Line Group Valuation and Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Post-Val Valuation/
EBITDA
Debt Status

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Direct Line Group Investments & Acquisitions (6)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
000000 (000000000) 03-Oct-2017 000000000 00.000 Business/Productivity Software
00000000 05-Jun-2017 000000000 Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) 0000000 00000
000 00000 06-Mar-2017 000000000 0000 Other Insurance
000 00000 08-Jul-2014 000000000 Other Insurance
FarmWeb 05-Dec-2013 Merger/Acquisition Other Insurance
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Direct Line Group Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
0000000 0000000 (0 31-Jan-2005 0000000000 00000 Completed
  • 2 buyers
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Direct Line Group Subsidiaries (2)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
FarmWeb Other Insurance Gloucester, United Kingdom 1996
0 0 000000000 Insurance Company Leeds, United Kingdom 0000
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Direct Line Group Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Participating Rounds Investor Since Board Seat Contact Info

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Direct Line Group Executive Team (18)

Name Title Board
Seat
Contact
Info
Steve Maddock Chief Operating Officer
Gail Rutherford Head of Legal Services
Andy Brock Divisional Director, Agriculture
Paul Geddes Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
Jose Vazquez Chief Risk Officer

10 Former Executives

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Direct Line Group Board Members (9)

Name Representing Role Since Contact
Info
000000 000000 Direct Line Group Independent Non-Executive Director & Chairman, Audit Committee 000 0000
00000 00000000 Direct Line Group Independent Non-Executive Director 000 0000
0000 000000 Direct Line Group Independent Non-Executive Director & Chairman of Board Risk & Audit Committee 000 0000
0000 00000000000 Direct Line Group Executive Director 000 0000
0000 00000 Self Chairman 000 0000

1 Former Board Member

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