SEPTEMBER 17, 2020 04:44 PM (EDT)

AM Best Assigns Issue Credit Rating to Pacific LifeCorp’s Senior Unsecured Notes

 Louis Silvers
Senior Financial Analyst
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Michael Porcelli
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Jim Peavy
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OLDWICK - SEPTEMBER 17, 2020 04:44 PM (EDT)
AM Best has assigned a Long-Term Issue Credit Rating (Long-Term IR) of “a” to the $750 million 3.35% senior unsecured notes due Sept. 15, 2050 that were recently issued by Pacific LifeCorp (Wilmington, DE). The outlook assigned to the Credit Rating (rating) is stable. The existing ratings of Pacific LifeCorp and its subsidiaries are unchanged.

Pacific LifeCorp intends to use the proceeds for general corporate purposes, and to strengthen financial flexibility. AM Best notes that financial leverage and interest coverage metrics are expected to remain at appropriate levels.

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AMB# Company Name
050800 Pacific LifeCorp