TOP TEN WRITERS OF MULTIPLE PERIL CROP INSURANCE BY DIRECT PREMIUMS WRITTEN, 2011 (1)

($000)

Rank Group/company Direct premiums written (2) Market share (3)
1 ACE Ltd. $2,337,735 18.9%
2 QBE Insurance Group Ltd. 1,821,959 14.7
3 Wells Fargo & Co. 1,793,448 14.5
4 American Financial Group Inc. 1,045,618 8.5
5 Allianz SE 960,939 7.8
6 Endurance Specialty Holdings 845,079 6.8
7 CUNA Mutual Insurance Group 758,148 6.1
8 Farmers Mutual Hail Insurance Company of IA 549,419 4.5
9 John Deere Insurance Co. 397,709 3.2
10 Main Street America Group 344,459 2.8

(1) Multiple peril crop insurance is sold and serviced by private insurers and/or subsidized and reinsured by the federal government.
(2) Before reinsurance transactions, includes state funds.
(3) Based on U.S. total including territories.

Source: SNL Financial LC.