GLENVIEW, Ill., July 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Combined Insurance, a leading provider of individual supplemental accident, disability, health, and life insurance products, and a Chubb company is on the 2016 Ward's 50 list of top performing life-health insurance companies. Included on Ward's 50 list for the seventh consecutive year, Combined Insurance is recognized for achieving outstanding financial results in the areas of safety, consistency, and performance over a five-year period (2011-2015).
Ward Group has provided benchmarking and best practices studies for the insurance industry since 1991. They release the Ward's 50 list each year to identify top performers, after an analysis of more than 700 life-health U.S.-based insurance companies.
To be included on the list and receive the Ward's 50 Seal, an insurance provider must surpass all safety and consistency tests, and achieve superior performance during the five years analyzed. Organizations are ranked in performance based on the following metrics:
Five year average return on average equity
Five year average return on average assets
Five year average return on total revenue
Five year growth in total revenue
Five year growth in surplus
"Combined Insurance is honored to be included on the Ward's 50 list again this year," says Brad Bennett, President of Combined Insurance. "Being recognized for seven straight years validates that the strategy, practices, and standards that we have put in place to build our business are meeting the needs of our existing policyholders, as well as the markets we serve. All of which results in our continued strong performance and growth."
In addition to its inclusion on the Ward's 50 list, Combined Insurance has an A+ accredited business rating from the Better Business Bureau, and an A+ (Superior) Financial Strength rating from A.M. Best, one of the world's top insurance-rating firms.
About Combined Insurance Combined Insurance Company of America (Chicago, IL) is a leading provider of individual supplemental accident, disability, health and life insurance products and a Chubb company. With a tradition of more than 90 years of success, Combined Insurance is one of Ward's Top 50® Performing Life-Health Insurance Companies and was named the number one Military Friendly® Employer by G.I. Jobs magazine in 2015 and 2016. Combined Insurance is committed to making the world of supplemental insurance easy to understand. For more information about Combined Insurance products, career opportunities or to contact a local sales agent, call 1-800-490-1322 or visit www.combinedinsurance.com.
About Chubb Chubb is the world's largest publicly traded property and casualty insurance company. With operations in 54 countries, Chubb provides commercial and personal property and casualty insurance, personal accident and supplemental health insurance, reinsurance and life insurance to a diverse group of clients. As an underwriting company, we assess, assume and manage risk with insight and discipline. We service and pay our claims fairly and promptly. The company is also defined by its extensive product and service offerings, broad distribution capabilities, exceptional financial strength and local operations globally. Parent company Chubb Limited is listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: CB) and is a component of the S&P 500 index. Chubb maintains executive offices in Zurich, New York, London and other locations, and employs approximately 31,000 people worldwide. Additional information can be found at: new.chubb.com.