TOP 10 WRITERS OF FINANCIAL GUARANTY INSURANCE BY DIRECT PREMIUMS WRITTEN, 2014

($000)

Rank Group/company Direct premiums written (1) Market share (2)
1 Assured Guaranty Ltd. $269,619 50.7%
2 MBIA Inc. 116,031 21.8
3 Ambac Financial Group Inc. 69,613 13.1
4 Syncora Holdings Ltd. 27,579 5.2
5 Financial Guaranty Insurance Co. 17,330 3.3
6 Build America Mutual Assurance Co. 15,434 2.9
7 CIFG Assurance North America Inc. 10,073 1.9
8 Transamerica Casualty Insurance Co. 3,000 0.6
9 Berkshire Hathaway Inc. 2,034 0.4
10 Radian Group Inc. 915 0.2
(1) Before reinsurance transactions. (2) Based on U.S. total, includes territories. Source: SNL Financial LC.