Best's State/Line
(Life Lines) - L/H, US

To order by phone:
(908) 439-2200, ext. 5311

StateLine LH Statement

View statement pages for relevant companies.

StateLine LH Trend

Access 5- and 11-year market-share trend studies.

StateLine MSR

Best's Market Share Report

Find out who the major players are in key states, individual lines or broad sectors of the US life/health market: Best's State/Line (Life Lines) helps you determine market share and examine underwriting performance in 16 separate life lines.

  • Analyze market share and loss experience by company, line and state
  • Benchmark a company's performance against that of a peer, group or market over time, for a big-picture view of key markets.
  • Consult A.M. Best-calculated ratios, ranking information and market share, or generate custom state and line summations.
  • Follow market share and underwriting trends in lines or line combinations.
  • Determine market trends over an 11-year period to make informed product development decisions and decide whether to enter or withdraw from a market.
  • Determine a company's degree of exposure to certain types of losses, and evaluate insurers for merger or investment potential.
  • Enjoy product access through BestLink online, BestLink for Excel and FTP (contact us for FTP details and pricing).

Your purchase includes:

  • Data:
    • Up to 11 years of data from Page 24 of the NAIC Annual Statements for approximately 915 life/health companies
    • Results in 16 separate life lines in all 50 states, plus Washington, DC, Guam, Puerto Rico, American Samoa, Northern Mariana Islands and the US Virgin Islands
    • Aggregated results for Total Life, Total Annuities, Total Life and Annuities, and other groups of lines
    • Best's State/Line (Health Lines) - Health, US, with up to 11 years of data from insurers' health statement blanks
  • Reports:
    • Best's Market Share Reports: Eleven- and Five-Year Trend Studies, plus One-Year Premium and Loss Studies, to show you the leading writers in the states or lines you choose
  • Tools:
    • A Peer Selection tool for US insurance companies
    • A Company Ranking tool to create reports showing top US insurers, based on key financial fields like direct premiums written, net premiums written, assets and other criteria
  • Company Information:
    • Corporate structure and data structure
    • Current and historical Best's Financial Strength Ratings and Best's Issuer Credit Ratings
    • Current and historical Best's Capital Adequacy Ratio (BCAR) scores
    • The past six months of rate, rule and form filings for US companies that have filed P/C policies
    • Best's Corporate Changes & Retirements, going back to 1819
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