Financial Analytics

Actuarial and underwriting services to optimize the financial outcome of your employee benefits.

Accurate data analysis means better benefits decisions

McGriff Employee Benefit Solutions provides the actuarial and underwriting expertise you need to help manage costs, mitigate risks, and reduce administrative burdens while optimizing the design of your employee benefits program. 

From determining the impact of plan design changes to defining performance metrics, having complete, accurate, and actionable data is the key to making informed decisions about your medical benefits.

Plus, monitoring and measuring effectiveness and adjusting as changes occur, is important to effectively managing costs. Our Financial Analytics team has the resources to help you do just that.

It all adds up to a comprehensive solution

Actuarial services

  • Plan design evaluation
  • Actuarial minimum value analysis
  • Claims analysis
  • Data analytics
  • Benefit strategy analysis


  • Benefit plan design
  • Employee contributions
  • HSA/HRA funding 
  • Affordability
  • Financial cost

Underwriting and claims reporting

  • Renewal analysis and recommendations including negotiation strategy
  • Mid-year renewal projections
  • Funding comparisons (Fully-insured vs. self-insured)
  • Stop loss policy optimization
  • Data-driven claims reporting

On-going education

  • Webinars, seminars, and e-newsletters to keep you up-to-date on industry trends
  • Training programs on key actuarial and underwriting topics

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Our seasoned actuaries provide expert advice to help you design and manage appropriate investment and funding strategies, determine expense for obligations, and prepare reporting and audit information to ensure plan compliance.

Clinical Wellness

Industry insights, solutions and thought leadership to promote better employee health, reduce future health risks, and improve productivity.


Strategies that build awareness, educate employees and drive engagement in your benefits.

Human Resources Advisory

Advice, best practices and insights on a wide range of HR issues across the employee life cycle.

Benefits Administration Technology

Knowledge and experience to help you select the best technology solution to meet your needs and the guidance to ensure a successful implementation.

Flexible Benefits

A full suite of administration services for FSAs, HSAs, HRAs, Transportation Spending Accounts (TSAs), COBRA and retiree billing.

COBRA Administration

State-of-the-art systems and processes to properly and efficiently ensure your compliance with COBRA regulations.

Retirement Consulting

Retirement consulting services for pension plans and post-retirement medical actuarial valuations.

Communications resource center

Business Resource

Employee Retention in the Age of Choice


June 2019 Employee Benefits Newsletter


May 2019 Employee Benefits Newsletter

Business Resource

Payroll Connectivity and HR Bandwidth Considerations Prior to Initiating a Ben Admin Vendor Search


April 2019 Employee Benefits Newsletter

Business Resource

PCORI: Mental Health Research and Outcomes


March 2019 Employee Benefits Newsletter

Business Resource

Top Health and Welfare Considerations in an M&A Deal


February 2019 Employee Benefits Newsletter

Business Resource

Musculoskeletal Disorders – Painful for Employees and Employers


January 2019 Employee Benefits Newsletter

Business Resource

Leadership that Drives Results


December 2018 Employee Benefits Newsletter

Business Resource

Reducing Health Care Costs with Referenced Based Pricing


November 2018 Employee Benefits Newsletter

Business Resource

Another Take on Actuarial Value


October 2018 Employee Benefits Newsletter

Business Resource

Common Misconceptions in ERISA and ACA Compliance

Business Resource

Association Health Plans – A Foundation to Understand the Conversation

Contact us

Maximize your benefits investment, manage costs and mitigate risk.

Contact usabout employee benefits solutions877-682-8510

McGriff Insurance Services, Inc. is a subsidiary of BB&T Insurance Holdings, Inc.

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Insurance products and services offered through McGriff Insurance Services, Inc., a subsidiary of BB&T Insurance Holdings, Inc., are not a deposit, not FDIC insured, not guaranteed by a bank, not insured by any federal government agency and may go down in value.