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27
SEP
2018

Wilton Re Completes the Reinsurance of Legacy Long-Term Care Insurance Policies from CNO Financial Group’s Bankers Life Subsidiary

(Norwalk, Connecticut) – Today, Mike Fleitz, Chief Executive Officer of Wilton Reassurance Company, confirmed the successful completion of a transaction to reinsure legacy comprehensive and nursing home long-term care insurance policies (“LTC”) from Bankers Life and Casualty Company (“Bankers Life”)…continued…

08
AUG
2018

A.M. Best Affirms Credit Ratings of Wilton Re Ltd and Its Subsidiaries

(Norwalk, Connecticut) – A.M. Best has commented that the Credit Ratings of Wilton Reassurance Company (Wilton Re) (Minneapolis, MN) and its insurance subsidiaries remain unchanged following the August 1, 2018, announcement that Wilton Re has reached a definitive agreement to reinsure a $2.7 billion block of long-term care (LTC) insurance policies issued by Bankers Life and Casualty Company (Bankers Life)…continued…

08
AUG
2018

Fitch Affirms Wilton Re’s Ratings

(Norwalk, Connecticut) – Fitch Ratings has re-affirmed on August 1, 2018 the ‘A+’ Insurer Financial Strength (IFS) ratings of Wilton Reassurance Company (WRAC), Wilton Reinsurance Bermuda Limited, Wilton Reassurance Life Company of New York, Texas Life Insurance Company and Wilco Life Insurance Company (collectively referred to as Wilton Re), as well as ivari. Fitch has also affirmed Wilton Re Ltd.’s Long-Term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at ‘A-‘ following the announcement that Wilton Re plans to reinsure a block of long-term care (LTC) business from an indirect subsidiary of CNO Financial Group, Inc. (CNO).…continued…

01
AUG
2018

Wilton Re Executes Agreements to Reinsure Legacy Long-Term Care Insurance Policies from CNO Financial’s Bankers Life Subsidiary

(Norwalk, Connecticut) – Today, Wilton Re executed definitive agreements to reinsure legacy comprehensive and nursing home long-term care insurance policies (“LTC”) from Bankers Life and Casualty Company (“Bankers Life”), a subsidiary of CNO Financial Group, Inc. (“CNO”)…continued…

29
JUN
2017

Wilton Re Completes the Acquisition of Payout Annuity and BOLI/COLI businesses from Aegon’s Transamerica Unit

(Norwalk, Connecticut) – Today, Chris Stroup, Chairman and CEO of Wilton Re, confirmed the successful completion of a transaction to acquire Transamerica’s two largest US run-off businesses: the payout annuity business and the bank owned / corporate owned life insurance business (BOLI/COLI)…continued…

02
JUN
2017

A.M. Best Upgrades Credit Ratings of Wilton Re Ltd and Its Subsidiaries

(Norwalk, Connecticut) – A.M. Best has upgraded the Financial Strength Ratings (FSR) to A+ (Superior) from A (Excellent) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Ratings (Long-Term ICR) to “aa-“ from “a+” of Wilton Reinsurance Bermuda Limited (Bermuda), Wilton Reassurance Company (Minneapolis, MN), Texas Life Insurance Company (Waco, TX), Wilton Reassurance Life Company of New York (Rye Brook, NY), Wilcac Life Insurance Company (Chicago, IL) and Wilco Life Insurance Company (Carmel, IN), collectively referred to as Wilton Re…continued…

22
MAY
2017

Wilton Re Announces the Agreement to Acquire Payout Annuity and BOLI/COLI businesses from Aegon’s Transamerica Unit

(Norwalk, Connecticut) – Today, the board of directors of Wilton Re Ltd (“Wilton Re”) announced the execution of a definitive agreement to acquire Transamerica’s two largest U.S. run-off businesses: the payout annuity business and the bank owned/corporate owned life insurance business (BOLI/COLI)…continued…

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AUG 08 2018 A.M. Best A+ (Superior) A.M. Best Affirms Credit Ratings of Wilton Re Ltd and Its Subsidiaries
AUG 08 2018 Fitch Ratings ’A+’ IFS Fitch Affirms Wilton Re’s Ratings
JUN 05 2017 A.M. Best A+ (Superior) A.M. Best Upgrades Credit Ratings of Wilton Re Ltd and Its Subsidiaries
MAY 01 2017 Fitch Ratings ’A+’ IFS Fitch Affirms Wilton Re’s Ratings
APR 29 2016 A.M. Best A (Excellent) A.M. Best Affirms Ratings of Wilton Re Holdings Limited and Its Subsidiaries
OCT 08 2015 Fitch Ratings ‘A+’ IFS Fitch Affirms Wilton Re’s Ratings Outlook Stable
JUN 30 2014 Fitch Ratings ‘A+’ IFS Fitch Upgrades Wilton Re’s IFS Rating; Outlook Stable
APR 25 2014 A.M. Best A (Excellent) A.M. Best Affirms Ratings of Wilton Re Holdings Limited and Its Subsidiaries
APR 24 2015 A.M. Best A (Excellent) A.M. Best Affirms Ratings of Wilton Re Holdings Limited and Its Subsidiaries
JUN 30 2014 Fitch Ratings ‘A+’ IFS Fitch Upgrades Wilton Re’s IFS Rating; Outlook Stable
APR 25 2014 A.M. Best A (Excellent) A.M. Best Affirms Ratings of Wilton Re Holdings Limited and Its Subsidiaries
JAN 06 2014 Fitch Ratings ‘A’ IFS Fitch affirms ‘A’ IFS Rating for Wilton Re; Outlook Stable
MAY 31 2013 A.M. Best A (Excellent) A.M. Best Affirms Ratings of Wilton Re Holdings Limited and Its Subsidiaries
FEB 20 2013 Fitch Ratings ‘A’ IFS Fitch Assigns initial ‘A’ IFS Rating to Wilton Re; Outlook Stable

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