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LEADING WRITERS OF EARTHQUAKE INSURANCE IN CALIFORNIA BY DIRECT PREMIUMS WRITTEN, 2013 (1)
Rank Company/group Direct premiums written ($000)  Market share
1 CA Earthquake Authority $573,960 35.1%
2 Zurich Insurance Group  159,817 9.8
3 GeoVera Insurance Holdings Ltd  97,637 6.0
4 American International Group  58,942 3.6
5 ACE Ltd. 56,880 3.5
6 Swiss Re Ltd 51,535 3.2
7 ICW Group  43,123 2.6
8 Arch Capital Group Ltd.  39,846 2.4
9 Chubb Corp.  37,951 2.3
10 Endurance Specialty Holdings  37,658 2.3

(1) Before reinsurance transactions.

Source: SNL Financial LC.

 
LEADING WRITERS OF EARTHQUAKE INSURANCE IN CALIFORNIA BY DIRECT PREMIUMS WRITTEN, 2011 (1)
Rank Company/group Direct premiums written ($000) Market share
1 CA Earthquake Authority $614,308 37.9%
2 Zurich Insurance Group Ltd. 138,668 8.6
3 GeoVera Insurance Holdings Ltd. 104,115 6.4
4 AXIS Capital Holdings Ltd. 79,976 4.9
5 American International Group 66,816 4.1
6 ACE Ltd.  45,783 2.8
7 Endurance Specialty Holdings 45,158 2.8
8 Chubb Corp. 40,524 2.5
9 Arch Capital Group Ltd. 39,548 2.4
10 ICW Group 38,762 2.4

(1) Before reinsurance transactions.

Source: SNL Financial LC.

 
LEADING WRITERS OF EARTHQUAKE INSURANCE IN CALIFORNIA BY DIRECT PREMIUMS WRITTEN, 2012 (1)
Rank Company/group Direct premiums written ($000) Market share
1 CA Earthquake Authority $566,664 34.8%
2 Zurich Insurance Group Ltd. 143,902 8.8
3 GeoVera Insurance Holdings Ltd. 100,336 6.2
4 AXIS Capital Holdings Ltd. 73,823 4.5
5 American International Group 65,787 4.0
6 ACE Ltd. 51,975 3.2
7 Endurance Specialty Holdings 43,240 2.7
8 Chubb Corp. 42,895 2.6
9 Arch Capital Group Ltd. 41,237 2.5
10 ICW Group 40,980 2.5

(1) Before reinsurance transactions.

Source: SNL Financial LC.