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May 06, 2011 11:07 ET

RGA Ranked No. 290 on 2011 Fortune 500 List

ST. LOUIS, MO--(Marketwire - May 6, 2011) - Reinsurance Group of America, Incorporated (NYSE: RGA), a leading global life reinsurer, today announced it was named to the Fortune 500 list for the second consecutive year. RGA ranks No. 290, up from No. 321 in the previous year's list. The annual list, which ranks U.S.-based companies by total revenue, will appear in the May 23 issue of Fortune magazine.

"RGA enjoyed excellent results in 2010 as we continued to meet the needs of our clients and deliver outstanding value to our shareholders," said Greig Woodring, President and Chief Executive Officer of Reinsurance Group of America, Incorporated. "Our total revenue in 2010 of $8.26 billion represented an increase of nearly 17% from 2009."

RGA began operations in 1973 and is now the second-largest life reinsurer in North America and the third-largest in the world. The company serves clients in more than 70 countries and provides individual life reinsurance, individual living benefits reinsurance, group reinsurance, financial solutions, facultative underwriting and product development.

About RGA
Reinsurance Group of America, Incorporated is among the largest global providers of life reinsurance with subsidiary companies or offices in Australia, Barbados, Bermuda, Canada, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Poland, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Taiwan, the United Kingdom and the United States. Worldwide, the company has approximately $2.6 trillion of life reinsurance in force and assets of $29.5 billion.

Contact Information

  • Contacts:
    John Hayden
    Senior Vice President
    Controller and Investor Relations
    T 636.300.8828

    Sally Smith
    Executive Director
    Corporate Communications
    T 636.736.8167