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Our numbers at a glance:

  • 25,000 independent agents
  • Serving customers for over 100 years
  • $59 billion in consolidated statutory assets1

Our Financial Strength Ratings:2

  • A- (Strong) S&P as of 11/2014
  • A- (Excellent) A.M. Best as of 4/2015
  • A- (Strong) Fitch as of 5/2015

Our vision:

To be a fixed annuity market leader with a strong return on equity.  We are in the retirement savings sector for the long term.

What we do:

We offer a strong portfolio of fixed annuity products designed to meet consumers’ accumulation and retirement income needs.

Our ownership:

Privately held Athene was founded in 2009 and is well-capitalized, allowing us to meet our obligations to policyholders now and in the future. We are a subsidiary of Athene Holding Ltd., and our majority shareholder is an affiliate of Apollo Global Management.

1 Consolidated Statutory metrics throughout this communication are calculated using materially different accounting principles than similar metrics calculated in accordance with US GAAP. The consolidated statutory metrics are the sum of Athene Annuity & Life Assurance Company and Athene Life Re Ltd., which is Athene’s only material Bermuda insurance subsidiary, and Athene’s non‐life insurance companies. Consolidated stat as of 12/31/2014.
2 Financial strength ratings for Athene Annuity & Life Assurance Company, Athene Annuity and Life Company, Athene Annuity & Life Assurance Company of New York and Athene Life Re Ltd. S&P, A.M. Best and Fitch’s credit ratings reflect their assessment of the relative ability of an insurer to meet its ongoing insurance policy and contract obligations.