TOP TEN GLOBAL REINSURERS BY NET REINSURANCE PREMIUMS WRITTEN, 2009

($ millions)

Rank Company Net reinsurance premiums written Country
1 Munich Re $32,768.2 Germany
2 Swiss Re Group 21,880.0 Switzerland
3 Hanover Re 13,260.1 Germany
4 Berkshire Hathaway Reinsurance Group 12,362.0 U.S.
5 Lloyd's of London 9,460.8 U.K.
6 SCOR 8,889.1 France
7 Transatlantic Holdings, Inc. 3,986.1 U.S.
8 PartnerRe Ltd. 3,948.7 Bermuda
9 Everest Re Group Ltd. 3,929.8 Bermuda
10 Korean Re 2,368.3 South Korea

Source: Business Insurance, September 6, 2010.