Financial Results and Market Conditions

Year 2014
INFLATION WATCH - November, 2014 Article
The CPI-U—the popular measure of inflation, sometimes called headline inflation—fell 0.3 percent in November vs. October 2014, after seasonal adjustment, and was up only 1.3 percent vs. November 2013, before seasonal adjustment.
2014 - First Half Results Article
Overall net income after taxes (profits) in the property/casualty insurance industry increased by $1.6 billion.
2014 - First Quarter Results Article
Profitability in the property/casualty insurance industry retreated modestly in the first quarter of 2014.
Year 2013
2013 - Year End Results Article
Profitability in the property/casualty insurance industry surged to its highest level in the post-crisis era in 2013.
2013 - First Nine Months Results Article
Profitability in the property/casualty insurance industry rebounded sharply in the first nine months of 2013.
2013 - First Half Results Article
Profitability in the property/casualty insurance industry rebounded sharply in the first half of 2013.
2013 - First Quarter Results Article
The property/casualty insurance industry turned in a sharply improved performance in the first quarter of 2013 in terms of underwriting performance and profitability.
Year 2012
2012 - Year End Results (Life Insurance Industry) Article
2012 - Year End Results Article
The property/casualty insurance industry turned in an improved performance in 2012 in underwriting performance and overall return on average surplus.
2012 - First Nine Months Results Article
Profitability in the property/casualty insurance industry rebounded sharply during the first nine months of 2012.
2012 - First Half Results Article
Profitability in the P/C insurance industry rebounded during the first half of 2012, propelled by a sharp drop in cat losses and acceleration in premium growth.
2012 - First Quarter Results Article
Insurers breathed a collective sigh of relief in the first quarter of 2012 as catastrophe losses fell by nearly one-half.
Year 2011
2011 - Year End Results (Life Insurance Industry) Article
2011 - Year End Results Article
Fundamentally, the P/C insurance industry remains quite strong financially, with capital adequacy ratios remaining high relative to long-term historical averages.
2011- First Nine Months Results (Life Insurance Industry) Article
2011 - First Nine Months Results Article
2011 - First Half Results Article
2011 - First Quarter Results Article