Kemper Corporation (NYSE: KMPR)
announced today that United Insurance Company of America, flagship of
Kemper Home Service Companies, was named as one of the top 50 performing
life insurance companies by Ward Group for 2012. This marks the
company’s second consecutive year to receive this recognition.
“This is a significant achievement for our Kemper life insurance
business,” said Donald G. Southwell, Kemper’s Chairman, President and
Chief Executive Officer. “This award recognizes the dedication and hard
work of our team in consistently providing top-quality products and
services for our customers.”
Ward Group is a leading provider of benchmarking and best practices
services for the insurance industry. Each year, the group analyzes the
performance of nearly 800 life and health insurance companies and
evaluates them based on financial stability, revenue growth,
capital/surplus positions, underwriting results, and financial returns.
Ward Group then identifies the top 50 as having achieved superior
performance in all categories. Kemper Home Service Companies has been
recognized as one of Ward’s Top 50 in 2008, 2011 and 2012.
Kemper is a diversified insurance holding company with subsidiaries that
provide an array of products to the individual and small business
Kemper markets to its customers through a network of independent agents,
brokers and career agents. Additional information about Kemper is
available by visiting kemper.com.
Kemper CorporationInvestors: Diana Hickert-Hill312.661.4930
Source: Kemper Corporation