TOP TEN WRITERS OF MULTIPLE PERIL CROP INSURANCE BY DIRECT PREMIUMS WRITTEN, 2012 (1)

($000)

Rank Group/company Direct premiums written (2) Market share (3)
1 ACE Ltd. $2,136,144 18.7%
2 Wells Fargo & Co. 1,715,523 15.1
3 QBE Insurance Group Ltd. 1,502,461 13.2
4 American Financial Group Inc. 957,780 8.4
5 Allianz Group 858,738 7.5
6 Endurance Specialty Holdings 825,169 7.2
7 CUNA Mutual Insurance Group 637,120 5.6
8 Farmers Mutual Hail Insurance Company of IA 489,668 4.3
9 Main Street America Group 439,657 3.9
10 John Deere Insurance Co. 370,220 3.3
(1) Multiple peril crop insurance is sold and serviced by private insurers and/or subsidized and reinsured by the federal government. (2) Before reinsurance transactions, includes state funds. (3) Based on U.S. total, includes territories. Source: SNL Financial LC.