Skip to Main Navigation Skip to Main Content
Business professionals looking at financial ratings
One of the Strongest Life Insurance Groups in the World 

Our Financial Ratings

Financial ratings from the four major rating agencies — A.M. Best, Standard & Poor's, Fitch and Moody's — are solid indicators of a company's financial strength and stability.

Following are the ratings of Western & Southern's six life and health insurance companies — The Western and Southern Life Insurance Company, Western-Southern Life Assurance Company, Columbus Life Insurance Company, Integrity Life Insurance Company, National Integrity Life Insurance Company and The Lafayette Life Insurance Company.

a plus superior

A.M. Best

Superior ability to meet ongoing insurance obligations (second highest of 16 ratings; rating held since June 2009) 
aa- very strong

Standard & Poor's

Very strong financial security characteristics (fourth highest of 21 ratings; rating held since August 2018)
aa very strong


Very strong capacity to meet policyholder and contract obligations on a timely basis (third highest of 21 ratings; rating held since June 2009)
aa3 excellent


Excellent financial security (fourth highest of 21 ratings; rating held since February 2009)
comdex ranking 95 out of 100

Comdex Ranking

A composite of all the ratings a company has received from the major rating agencies

The ratings are correct as of September, 2018, and are subject to change. Ratings refer to the claims-paying ability of the insurance company and do not reflect the performance or safety of any investment product. The rating agencies listed above are independent of each other and use proprietary evaluation criteria and rating scales.

Ready to Continue?

You have clicked a link to access information on a new website, so you will be leaving

Because this new site is independent, Western & Southern Financial Group neither manages nor assumes responsibility for its content. 

Are you ready to move forward?