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

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Rank Group/company Direct premiums written (1) Market share 
1 MetLife Inc.  $7,133,718 21.0%
2 Prudential Financial Inc.  3,364,765 9.9
3 Securian Financial Group  2,510,157 7.4
4 New York Life Insurance Group  2,054,828 6.1
5 Cigna Corp.  1,703,227 5.0
6 Unum Group  1,617,900 4.8
7 Lincoln National Corp.  1,357,411 4.0
8 Hartford Life & Accident Insurance Co. 1,334,463 3.9
9 Nationwide Mutual Group  1,315,267 3.9
10 CVS Health Corp. (2) 946,226 2.8
(1) Before reinsurance transactions. Based on U.S. total, includes territories. Excludes annuities, accident and health, deposit-type contract funds and other considerations. (2) CVS Health Corp. and Aetna Inc. completed a merger in 2019. Source: NAIC data, sourced from S&P Global Market Intelligence, Insurance Information Institute.