Top 10 Writers Of Life/Annuity Insurance By Direct Premiums Written, 2021

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Rank Group/company Direct premiums written (1) Market share (2)
1 MetLife Inc.  $97,860,893 11.3%
2 Equitable Holdings 83,179,735 9.6 
3 Prudential Financial Inc.  59,387,003 6.9 
4 Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Co.  41,683,012 4.8 
5 New York Life Insurance Group  38,855,736 4.5 
6 Athene Holding Ltd. 34,742,313 4.0 
7 Principal Financial Group Inc.  26,535,819 3.1 
8 Western & Southern Financial  26,469,977 3.1 
9 Nationwide 25,745,724 3.0 
10 American International Group (AIG) 25,205,415 2.9 
(1) Includes life insurance, annuity considerations, deposit-type contract funds and other considerations, and accident and health insurance. Before reinsurance transactions. (2) Based on U.S. total, includes territories. Source: NAIC data, sourced from S&P Global Market Intelligence, Insurance Information Institute.