Best's Aggregates & Averages - Online -
Life/Health, United States & Canada

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Best's Aggregates & Averages - Online - Life/Health - United States & Canada

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Best's Aggregates & Averages - Online - Life/Health - United States & Canada

Exhibits are presented as spreadsheets

A.M. Best has added 21st-century functionality to this classic benchmarking tool by making it available online. The same vital information in the printed reference is accessible online as Microsoft® Excel spreadsheets for greater convenience, speed and flexibility in analyzing industry-wide performance.

Enjoy the benefits only an online, Excel-based resource can provide:

  • Perform calculations without having to rekey data into your spreadsheets.
  • Create custom reports quickly and easily.
  • Save any exhibit to your computer for future benchmarking and research.

Your subscription includes:

  • Online access to Excel spreadsheets that present a detailed compilation of L/H industry results for the current data year and data dating back to 2005*
  • A printed reference that contains the same information presented online *
  • Mixed annual data from the life and health statements to provide a more complete picture of the life and health industries
  • A separate database of prior-year data
  • Aggregated information for the L/H industry, including:
    • Balance Sheet and Summary of Operations - consolidated data on the life/health Total Industry, Industry Segments and Industry Composites
    • Quantitative Analysis Reports - a comprehensive review of key financial and operating performance measures within three critical evaluation areas: Profitability, Investments and Liquidity, and Leverage/Capitalization
    • Annual Statement - Key pages of the Annual Statement for the current year L/H Total Industry, Industry Segment and Industry Composite records, with appropriate eliminations applied for interownership
    • Analysis of Operations by Line - detailed income statements for each primary business line, on a total industry basis, with a condensed 10-year history by line
    • Reserves - detailed information by line for Life, Annuity, and Accident and Health reserves on a total industry basis with a 10-year history
  • Company-specific information, including:
    • Leading Companies and Groups - rankings of the leading writers of L/H insurance based on Assets, Net Premiums Written, and other measures
    • U.S. and Canadian Company Rankings - listings of the top U.S. and Canadian L/H groups and unaffiliated single companies as ranked based on Assets, Net Premiums Written and other measures
  • Best's Review magazine

*Please note: Data files for the online publication are done on a yearly basis and do not typically include data updates throughout the year.
**The current year's book will be mailed in September.

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