2016 RIMS Benchmark Survey


Purchase the 2016 RIMS Benchmark Survey

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The RIMS Benchmark Survey is an annual summary of the data received during the prior calendar year. It offers professionals a broad view of the insurance industry. The survey is based on 42,000 insurance programs from 1,248 entities, representing over $3.9 billion in premium.

We compile policy information along 7 insurance coverage lines and report on 14 distinct industry groups, as well as aggregating a summary of all responses.

For premiums, limits, and retentions, as well as rate per million, TCOR value, and large loss examples, this comprehensive book can’t be beat.

New Cyber Insurance Coverage Chapter!

New this year is a special chapter examining cyber insurance coverage.

Key features of this chapter include:

  • Major coverage provisions
  • Limits purchased
  • Retentions assumed
  • Premiums paid
  • Major carrier market shares

This information will inform risk managers and their brokers in the design and construction of a cyber insurance program.

2016 RIMS Benchmark Survey Report Value

We overlay our client’s data on the RIMS Benchmark Survey results to show how their costs and limits stack up. We originally started getting the book for one account, and now we use it for all of our larger accounts.

– CEO of a Regional Broker

Get a Broad, In-Depth Industry View

A single source of benchmark statistics with industry data for more than 42,000 insurance programs from 1,248 organizations.

Know Where You Stand

Compare your commercial insurance costs & coverage to your peers.

Understand Your Competition

Get a real-time understanding of their programs and the tools available to manage them more effectively.

A Wealth of Data!

Archival data and risk management information, and all-new analyses on Insurance Services, Risk Management Trends and Enterprise Risk Management Practices.

Online Version: Make Your Data Work For You

Store & track entire portfolios of in-force and historical insurance programs in one place and displays complex programs in easy-to-understand program charts.

Industry Reports

Industry reports for 14 macro sectors are included:

  • Banks
  • Consumer Discretionary
  • Consumer Staples
  • Education
  • Energy
  • Government and Non-profit
  • Healthcare
  • Industrials
  • Information Technology
  • Materials
  • Non-bank Financial
  • Professional Services
  • Telecommunications
  • Utilities

Download 2015 RIMS Benchmark Survey Sample Chapter – Industrials.

Carrier Premium Written by Coverage Line

The 2016 RIMS Benchmark Survey Report provides chapters for seven lines of business detailing which carriers wrote the most premium by LOB. The lines of business include:

  • Cyber *New!
  • D&O
  • EPL
  • Fiduciary
  • Property
  • Umbrella and Excess Liability
  • Workers Comp


The following sponsored the RIMS Insurance Benchmark Survey:

  • AIG
  • Allied World
  • Arthur J. Gallagher
  • Beecher Carlson
  • Burns & Wilcox
  • CRC
  • Gallagher Healthcare
  • Navigators
  • Philadelphia Insurance
  • Riskonnect
  • Starr
  • Swett & Crawford

Become a Sponsor

Interested in advertising in the 2017 RIMS Benchmark Survey Book? Email ads@advisen.com for more information.

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