Top 10 Writers Of Group Life Insurance By Direct Premiums Written, 2017

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Rank Group/company Direct premiums written (1) Market share
1 MetLife Inc. $6,508,634 18.3%
2 Prudential Financial Inc. 3,260,346 9.2
3 Securian Financial Group 2,373,913 6.7
4 New York Life Insurance Group 2,010,464 5.7
5 Zurich Insurance Group (2) 1,788,694 5.0
6 Cigna Corp. 1,782,938 5.0
7 Unum Group 1,519,175 4.3
8 Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Co. 1,440,794 4.1
9 Nationwide Mutual Group 1,397,769 3.9
10 Hartford Life & Accident Insurance Co. 1,330,721 3.7
(1) Before reinsurance transactions. Based on U.S. total, includes territories. Excludes annuities, accident and health, deposit-type contract funds and other considerations. (2) Data for Farmers Insurance Group of Companies and Zurich Financial Group (which owns Farmers' management company) are reported separately by S&P Global Market Intelligence. Source: NAIC data, sourced from S&P Global Market Intelligence, Insurance Information Institute