Establishing an Analytical Framework for Measuring the Role of Reinsurance in the Health Insurance Market. Attachment B

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Reinsurers Reinsuring the Largest Number of Indemnity Carriers

Table B-1

  Top 50 Reinsurers Listed by Number of Companies Ceding Risk to Them From Annual Statement Filings, Schedule S, Part 2, Non-Affiliates Only
OBS Rank Reinsurer Name NAIC Code _TYPE_ _FREQ_ Total Premiums # Insurance Companies Reinsured
2 1 Swiss Re Life Company America 67016 0 267 104,223,255 267
3 2 LINCOLN NATIONAL LIFE INS CO 65676 0 226 140,354,786 226
4 3 Reliastar Life Insurance Co. 67105 0 223 66,467,245 223
5 4 CONNECTICUT GENERAL LIFE 62308 0 192 330,576,392 192
6 5 The Cologne Life Reinsurance Company 86258 0 189 261,759,654 189
7 6 Transamerica Occidental Life Insurance C 67121 0 166 418,329,828 166
8 7 Mercantile & General Reinsurance Co., pl 84565 0 164 553,776,935 164
9 8 UNUM Life Insurance Company of America 62235 0 153 110,241,576 153
10 9 LIFE REASSURNACE CORP 82627 0 150 94,305,290 150
11 10 Phoenix Home Life Mutual Insurance Compa 67814 0 125 102,184,510 125
12 11 Federal Insurance Company 20281 0 120 30,258,837 120
13 12 Employers Reinsurance Corporation 39845 0 113 127,510,319 113
14 13 American United Life Insurance Company 60895 0 109 69,249,401 109
15 14 Lone Star Life Insurance Company 65692 0 107 25,388,532 107
16 15 Crown Life Insurance Company 80675 0 106 83,270,187 106
17 16 Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada 80802 0 96 212,924,143 96
18 17 MANUFACTURERS LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY 80616 0 89 91,234,077 89
19 18 First Allmerica Financial Life Insurance 69140 0 83 21,149,369 83
20 19 Combined Insurance Company of America 62146 0 71 51,112,783 71
21 20 Reliance Standard Life Insurance Company 68381 0 68 10,170,308 68
22 21 RGA REINSURANCE COMPANY 93572 0 68 105,777,751 68
23 22 The Equitable Life Assurance Society of 62944 0 65 16,838,789 65
24 23 General America Life Insurance Company 63665 0 61 57,243,765 61
25 24 CONTINENTAL ASSURANCE COMPANY 62413 0 60 96,167,301 60
26 25 Allianz Life Insurance Company of North 90611 0 60 22,655,313 60
27 26 JOHN HANCOCK MUTUAL LIFE INSURANCE CO. 65099 0 55 27,361,290 55
28 27 MUNICH AMERICAN REASSURANCE COMPANY 66346 0 55 13,372,357 55
29 28 PAUL REVERE LIFE INSURANCE CO 67598 0 54 160,306,769 54
30 29 EMPLOYERS REASSURANCE CORP 68276 0 44 91,757,435 44
31 30 MONUMENTAL LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY 66281 0 43 6,913,174 43
32 31 UNDERWRITERS AT LLOYDS OF LONDON 15792 0 41 14,135,334 41
33 32 NORTH AMERICAN LIFE ASSURANCE COMPANY 80756 0 39 37,785,570 39
34 33 BUSINESS MEN'S ASSUANCE CO OF AMERICA 61492 0 38 4,536,106 38
35 34 GERLING GLOBAL Life Insurance 92673 0 34 51,502,835 34
36 35 TMG Life Insurance Company 70491 0 32 7,452,468 32
37 36 HARBOURTOWN REASSURANCE INC 87572 0 32 5,805,263 32
38 37 FIRST EXCESS & REINS. CORP. 32018 0 30 36,290,124 30
39 38 THE MERCANTILE & GENERAL LIFE RE CO OF A 97071 0 30 178,150,567 30
40 39 LIFE INS CO OF NORTH AMERICA 65498 0 28 3,330,725 28
41 40 Munich Reinsurance Company, U.S. Branch 12017 0 25 10,967,957 25
42 41 Wyoming Small Employer Health Reins. Poo 99999 0 25 14,020,306 25
43 42 CIGNA RE Corporation 22705 0 24 13,461,804 24
44 43 Principal Mutual Life Insurance Company 61271 0 24 1,208,267 24
45 44 Tokio Marine & Fire Insurance, Ltd., U.S 12904 0 23 1,232,174 23
46 45 UNITED TEACHERS ASSOC INS CO 63479 0 23 16,252,956 23
47 46 PAN-AMERICAN LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY 67539 0 23 22,393,148 23
48 47 UNITED STATES LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY 70106 0 23 1,531,619 23
49 48 Mutual Life Insurance Company of New Yor 66370 0 22 459,746 22
50 49 ALABAMA REASSURANCE COMPANY 94331 0 22 127,386,980 22
51 50 FRANKONA AMER. LIFE REASS. CO. 90670 0 21 3,489,434 21

Source: The Lewin Group tabulations of Annual Statement data from NAIC.