Gen Re Announces U.S. Medicare Supplement Market Survey 2018 Results
Issue: September 2019 | Life/Health North America
In-force premium grew by 6.6% over 2017 for participating companies.
For immediate release
Portland, Maine, September 26, 2019 – Gen Re has released results of this year’s U.S. Medicare Supplement Market Survey, its annual industry benchmarking survey covering in-force, new sales, business performance, claim trends, lapse rates and rate filings for the U.S. market in 2018. Eighty-four companies are represented in this year’s report, including those with blocks of business that are currently open or closed, with most companies managing a combination of both.
Key results from this year’s survey include:
The Market Survey is an annual benchmark survey produced by Gen Re, with the full results available only to participating companies. A summary report is available online at genre.com/lhsurveys.
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