PEORIA, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--RLI Corp. (NYSE: RLI) -- RLI Corp. announced today that RLI Insurance Company has been named as one of the insurance industry’s top performing companies by Ward Group for the 25th consecutive year. RLI is one of only three property and casualty insurers to be recognized as a Ward’s 50® Top P&C Performer every year since the list’s inception in 1991.
“RLI is proud to receive this prestigious award for the 25th consecutive year,” said RLI Corp. Chairman & CEO Jonathan E. Michael. “This designation recognizes our continued commitment to disciplined underwriting, which is reflected in our financial strength and stability. We celebrate this honor with our employees.”
Ward Group is the leading provider of benchmarking and best practices studies for insurance companies. The Ward's 50® Top P&C Performers list recognizes property-casualty insurance carriers that have achieved outstanding results in the areas of safety, consistency and financial performance over a five-year period (2010-2014). For further detail and a complete listing of all companies in the 2015 Ward's 50® Top P&C Performers list, visit www.wardinc.com.
RLI (NYSE: RLI) is a specialty insurer serving diverse, niche property, casualty and surety markets. The company provides deep underwriting expertise and superior service to commercial and personal lines customers nationwide. RLI’s products are offered through its insurance subsidiaries RLI Insurance Company, Mt. Hawley Insurance Company, RLI Indemnity Company and Contractors Bonding and Insurance Company. RLI has increased dividends for 40 consecutive years and delivered underwriting profits for 19 consecutive years. To learn more about RLI and its 50-year history of financial strength, visit www.rlicorp.com.