TOP TEN WRITERS OF ANNUITIES BY DIRECT PREMIUMS WRITTEN, 2009 (1)

($000)

Rank Group/company Direct premiums written Market share
1 MetLife Inc. $22,292,365 9.3%
2 Prudential Financial Inc. 18,319,261 7.6
3 American International Group 14,585,272 6.1
4 ING Groep N.V. 13,952,469 5.8
5 Jackson National Life Group 13,854,207 5.8
6 Lincoln National Corp. 13,325,860 5.6
7 New York Life Insurance Group 11,211,375 4.7
8 TIAA-CREF 9,565,245 4.0
9 Ameriprise Financial 9,134,513 3.8
10 Allianz SE 8,472,058 3.5

(1) Includes individual and group annuities.

Source: SNL Financial LC.