NEW YORK, August 1, 2019Assurant, Inc. (NYSE:AIZ), a leading global provider of housing and lifestyle solutions that support, protect and connect major consumer purchases, has been named to the Ward's 50 list of top performing property and casualty companies for the 13th consecutive year. Assurant was recognized for outstanding financial results in the areas of safety, consistency and performance over a five-year period (2014 - 2018).

“Thanks to the hard work and dedication of our nearly 15,000 employees, we have been able to deliver strong financial results and are well-positioned to drive continued outperformance,” said Assurant President and CEO Alan Colberg. “This year we celebrate 15 years as a public company. Receiving this recognition consecutively for 13 of those years speaks volumes about our commitment to growth and success for our clients, consumers and employees.”

Each year, the financial performance of nearly 3,000 property and casualty insurance companies are evaluated by the Ward Group to compile the Ward’s 50 list. Less than two percent of those organizations are selected based on demonstrated excellence during the analysis period in metrics, such as return on average equity, growth in revenue, return on average assets and growth in surplus.

Ward Group, part of Aon, is a leading provider of benchmarking and best practices services for the insurance industry.

About Assurant
Assurant, Inc. (NYSE: AIZ) is a leading global provider of housing and lifestyle solutions that support, protect and connect major consumer purchases. Anticipating the evolving needs of consumers, Assurant partners with the world’s leading brands to develop innovative products and services and to deliver an enhanced customer experience. A Fortune 500 company with a presence in 21 countries, Assurant offers mobile device solutions; extended service contracts; vehicle protection services; pre-funded funeral insurance; renters insurance and lender-placed homeowners insurance. The Assurant Foundation strengthens communities by supporting charitable partners that help protect where people live and can thrive, connect with local resources, inspire inclusion and prepare leaders of the future.

Learn more at or on Twitter @AssurantNews.


Media Contact:
Linda Recupero
Senior Vice President, Enterprise Communication
[email protected]

Investor Relations Contacts:
Suzanne Shepherd
Senior Vice President, Investor Relations
[email protected]

Sean Moshier
Director, Investor Relations
[email protected]