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Reinsurance Group of America Inc (RGA) is a leader in the global life reinsurance industry with total assets of over $64 billion. RGA began operating in the United States in 1973 as General American Re, a reinsurance division created by General American Life Insurance Company. In 2000, MetLife acquired GenAmerica Corporation, which included General American and its subsidiaries.

In 2008, RGA became a stand-alone company after it split off from MetLife. In 2010, RGA completed the acquisition of ReliaStar’s U.S. and Canadian group life, accident and health reinsurance business, which operated under the name ING Reinsurance and was owned by ReliaStar Life Insurance Company. Today RGA is the second-largest life reinsurance company in North America and the third-largest in the world with about $3.3 trillion of life reinsurance in force and $10.5 billion in net premiums.

The company operates in 25 countries and is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri. The rating agencies have awarded Reinsurance Group of America strong insurer financial strength ratings: AA- (Standard & Poor's), A+ (A.M. Best) and A1 (Moody’s Investors Service).

Financials (December 2018)
Total assets: $64.609 billion
Total Revenue: $12.9 billion
Net Income: $716 million
Shareholders' Equity: $8.6 billion
Market capitalization: $9.5 billion as of May 17, 2019

Main Subsidiaries:
RGA Reinsurance Company - The principal operating subsidiary in the United States.
Reinsurance Company of Missouri (RCM)
RGA Life Reinsurance Company of Canada
RGA Reinsurance Company of Australia Ltd
RGA International Reinsurance Company Ltd
RGA Americas Reinsurance Company, Ltd
RGA Atlantic Reinsurance Company Ltd
RGA Reinsurance Company (Barbados) Ltd
RGA Reinsurance Company of South Africa Ltd
RGA Global Reinsurance Company, Ltd
RGA Worldwide Reinsurance Company, Ltd
Reinsurance Partners, Inc
Manor Reinsurance, Ltd
RGA Capital LLC
Parkway Reinsurance Company
Timberlake Reinsurance Company II
Castlewood Reinsurance Company
Rockwood Reinsurance Company
Chesterfield Reinsurance Company

Headquarters address:
16600 Swingley Ridge Road
Chesterfield, Missouri
63017-1706, USA
Phone number: 636 736 7000
Toll-free 1 888 736 5445
Website: www.rgare.com