Financial Results

Property/Casualty Insurance Industry’s Surplus Continued to Grow in 2017, Despite 15.8 Percent Drop in Net Income

Private U.S. property/casualty insurers saw investment gains push the industry’s surplus to a new all-time-high value of $752.5 billion in 2017, a $51.7 billion increase from 2016, and catastrophe losses suppressed the industry’s net income after taxes to $36.1 billion in 2017, a 15.8 percent decline from a year earlier, according to ISO, a Verisk (Nasdaq:VRSK) business, and the Property Casualty Insurers Association of America (PCI).

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Property/Casualty Insurance Industry’s Surplus Continued to Grow in 2017, Despite 15.8 Percent Drop in Net Income
Private U.S. property/casualty insurers saw investment gains push the industry’s surplus  ...
 
Property/Casualty Insurance Industry’s Net Income Drops 30.3 Percent in Nine-Months 2017
The private U.S. property/casualty insurance industry saw its net income after taxes  ...
 
Property/Casualty Insurance Industry’s Net Income Drops 29.2 Percent in First-Half 2017
The private U.S. property/casualty insurance industry saw its net income after taxes  ...
 
Property/Casualty Insurers Net Income Drops 42.2 Percent in First-Quarter 2017
Private U.S. property/casualty insurers suffered a $7.7 billion net underwriting loss in ...