Iowa employers were heavily
represented on the lists of the nation's top insurers released Wednesday by the
National Association of Insurance Commissioners, The
Des Moines Register reported. Companies based in the state or
with significant Iowa operations claimed six of the 25 spots on the annual list
of the top annuities insurers, with ING U.S. leading the way at No. 6. It was
followed by Sammons Financial Group, Aegon NV, Aviva USA, American Equity
Investment Life Holding Co. and Principal Financial Group Inc.