Insurance companies are key actors of the American economy, hedging risks and covering the costs of accidents. Present throughout the country and abroad, US insurance companies are involved in life and health insurance, property and casualty insurance, business and commercial insurance, and reinsurance.
List of the top 20 largest American insurance companies by market capitalization
To give you more perspective on the actors of the American financial sector and insurance industry, details about the twenty largest insurance companies included in the S&P 500 index have been listed hereafter.
Each company is detailed with presentations of its sub-industry, activities, market capitalization, a direct link to its website, logo, and stock symbol.
20. Everest Re Group
Everest Re Group is a reinsurance company. It provides reinsurance (around 70% of premiums received), notably selling catastrophe bonds, and insurance including property, worker’s compensation, crop, professional liability, and accident insurance. Tracing its origins to 1973, Everest Re is primarily engaged in the United States and also operates in Europe, Latin America, and the rest of the world.
Website: everestre.com – Market Cap.: $11.408 Billion – Stock symbol: RE