Top 10 Writers Of Life/Annuity Insurance By Direct Premiums Written, 2018

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Rank Group/company Direct premiums written (1) Market share (2)
1 MetLife Inc.  $96,451,607 14.1%
2 Prudential Financial Inc.  53,148,550 7.8
3 New York Life Insurance Group  35,452,211 5.2
4 Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Co.  27,154,611 4.0
5 American International Group (AIG) 26,446,934 3.9
6 Lincoln National Corp.  25,804,565 3.8
7 Principal Financial Group Inc.  25,322,774 3.7
8 AXA  22,579,431 3.3
9 Transamerica 22,352,418 3.3
10 Jackson National Life Group  21,511,557 3.2
(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.