TOP 10 WRITERS OF LIFE INSURANCE/ANNUITIES BY DIRECT PREMIUMS WRITTEN, 2014

($000)

Rank Group/company Direct premiums written (1) Market share (2)
1 MetLife Inc. $95,331,132 16.1%
2 Prudential Financial Inc. 44,720,129 7.6
3 New York Life Insurance Group 28,393,849 4.8
4 Jackson National Life Group 26,708,218 4.5
5 AEGON 25,339,180 4.3
6 Lincoln National Corp. 24,329,107 4.1
7 American International Group 23,279,901 3.9
8 Principal Financial Group Inc. 18,894,839 3.2
9 Manulife Financial Corp. 18,513,758 3.1
10 Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Co. 16,818,431 2.8
(1) Before reinsurance transactions. Includes life insurance, annuity considerations, deposit-type contract funds and other considerations; excludes accident and health insurance. (2) Based on U.S. total, includes territories. Source: SNL Financial LC.