Top 10 Writers Of Individual Life Insurance By Direct Premiums Written, 2015

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Rank Group/company Direct premiums written (1) Market share
1 Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Co. $10,123,987 8.3%
2 New York Life Insurance Group 7,015,574 5.8
3 MetLife Inc. 6,735,071 5.5
4 Lincoln National Corp. 5,949,566 4.9
5 Prudential Financial Inc. 5,081,952 4.2
6 Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Co. 4,765,228 3.9
7 Manulife Financial Corp. 4,749,494 3.9
8 State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance 4,189,927 3.5
9 AEGON 4,145,928 3.4
10 Aflac Inc. 3,481,111 2.9
(1) Before reinsurance transactions. Based on U.S. total, includes territories. Excludes annuities, accident and health, deposit-type contract funds and other considerations. Source: NAIC data, sourced from S&P Global Market Intelligence, Insurance Information Institute.