E&S premiums sank for the fourth straight year in 2010, but not every company—or every state—reported declines. Check out NU’s top E&S writers based on Highline Data for rankings and premium changes.

Top 25 Surplus Lines Premium Rankings (Individual Companies)

Top 50 Surplus Lines Premium Rankings (Group)
(Includes  U.S. E&S Premiums By State)

Source: NAIC Annual Statement Database via Highline Data. Rankings exclude Lloyd’s. For information on Highline Data contact Chris Rogers 877-299-9424.

Correction: A previous posting of this article showed an incorrect value for the 2009 E&S premium for Cincinnati Financial Group. The correct figure is $41.6 million.