Admiral is a UK based insurance company, set up in 1993 to specialise in Car Insurance. However, they also offer insurance policies for other vehicles, home, travel and pet, as well as financial services such as personal loans and car finance.
It is owned by the Admiral Group, a large UK insurance company based in Cardiff, Wales. The Admiral Group is listed on the London Stock Exchange and is one of the constituents of the FTSE 100.
The Admiral Group's other brands include Elephant, Bell and Diamond. It also owns the comparison site Confused.com.