Benfield Research, A Division of Gallagher Benefits Services, Inc.
Employer Market Trends Report

Available Spring 2019

For 15 years Benfield has been conducting this research to identify and track emerging and enduring trends in self-insured employer market healthcare coverage. The 2019 Employer Market Trends report includes jumbo employer (5,000+ employees) and leading employer health coalition primary research, exploring health benefit topics such as:

  • CDHPs and Related Benefit Design
  • Prescription Drug Formularies
  • PBM Exclusion Lists
  • Biologics & Biosimilars
  • Disease State Priorities
  • Value-Focused Initiatives
  • Coalition Group Rx Purchasing


New topics for 2019 include: Biosimilar knowledge, modification of preferred biologics drug list, CDHP outcomes and concerns, copay accumulators, use of separate Rx deductible, reasons for not implementing VBBD, influence of PPACA on benefit designs, importance of women’s health and hemophilia

Customers utilize this report for strategy development, market assessment, product/service alignment, and to better understand the demands being placed on health plans by their employer customers. Findings can be applied to showcase product value using research and outcomes data valued by employers and coalitions.

A purchase of the 2019 Trends Report includes:

Contact Sarah Daley at 314-656-2384 for pricing, packages and additional details.