Under the agreement, FNWL will cede its in-force individual life insurance business to Resolution Life’s insurance subsidiary, Security Life of Denver Insurance Company, which will enter into a flow reinsurance treaty covering the current range of individual life products. Resolution Life has partnered with Swiss Re to retrocede all of the reinsured term life insurance liabilities.
Resolution Life is a global life insurance group focused on the acquisition and management of portfolios of life insurance policies. FNWL is the life insurance subsidiary of Farmers Group, a subsidiary of Zurich Insurance Group.
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