SBI Life Insurance Company

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

SBI Life Insurance Co. Ltd
Joint Venture
Traded asBSE540719
FoundedMarch 2001[1]
HeadquartersMumbai, India
Area served
Key people
Mr. Sanjeev Nautiyal , MD & CEO
ProductsLife insurance
OwnerSBI, BNP Paribas
Number of employees
12,000+ on-roll employees and 94,000 agents
WebsiteSbi Life

SBI Life Insurance is a joint venture life insurance company between State Bank of India (SBI), the largest state-owned banking and financial services company in India, and BNP Paribas Cardif. BNP Paribas is a French multinational bank and financial services company with global headquarters in Paris. SBI owns 62.1% of the total capital and BNP Paribas Cardif 22% of the capital. Other investors are Value Line Pte. Ltd. and MacRitchie Investments Pte. Ltd., holding 1.95% of the total capital each and remaining 12% with Public. SBI Life Insurance has an authorized capital of 20 billion (US$280 million)and a paid up capital of 10 billion (US$140 million).

In 2007, CRISIL Ltd, a subsidiary of global rating agency Standard & Poor's, gave company a AAA/Stable/P1+ rating.[2][3]


SBI life insurance is Public Limited Listed company. SBI Life Insurance Listed on BSE And NSE (Stock Exchange of India). SBI Life started as a joint venture with BNP Paribas in 2001. While in its initial stage its business was mainly from bancassurance channel, now it is developing its own agency team for selling its life insurance products.


  1. ^ Products by SBI life Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority, (IRDA) website.
  2. ^ "SBI Life Insurance gets top rating". Mint. 1 October 2007.
  3. ^ "India's SBI Life Insurance rated 'AAA' on parental support - Crisil". Forbes. 17 September 2017.

External links[edit]