Established in the year 1993, Admiral is a premium car insurance provider in England and is the only company enlisted in the FTSE 100. The company has its headquarters in Capital Tower, Cardiff, Wales. The other branches of the company are located in Newport, Swansea, Nova Scotia and Halifax. Admiral is a subsidiary of Admiral Group and the other sister concerns of the company are Diamond Insurance, Bell Insurance and elephant.co.uk.
The Admiral Group was enlisted with the London Stock Exchange in the year 2004 and is one of the oldest car insurance providing company of UK. There are a total of 500 employees working for the company and Admiral Group has a total customer base of more than 3 million.
Admiral specialized in providing car insurance to the owners who paid higher premiums and thus the younger drivers living in the urban areas like South East England and London. However, after the introduction of price comparison, the customer base of the company has become far wider.
The year 2005 witnessed the launch of Admiral MultiCar. This enabled multiple people from the same family insure the cars with the help of one policy and at the same time avail huge discounts.