A.M. Best Co. has withdrawn the financial strength rating (FSR)
of A+ (Superior) and the issuer credit rating (ICR) of “aa-“ of Reassure
America Life Insurance Company (REALIC) (Fort Wayne, IN) following
its legal merger into its parent, Jackson National Life Insurance
Company (Jackson) (Lansing, MI).
This transaction closed on December 31, 2012, and at that time, all
assets and liabilities of REALIC were merged into Jackson. Jackson
currently has an FSR of A+ (Superior) and an ICR of “aa-” with a stable
The methodology used in determining these ratings is Best’s Credit
Rating Methodology, which provides a
comprehensive explanation of A.M. Best’s rating process and contains the
different rating criteria employed in the rating process. Best’s Credit
Rating Methodology can be found at www.ambest.com/ratings/methodology.
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