SEPTEMBER 21, 2020 10:09 AM (EDT)

AM Best Assigns Issue Credit Rating to OneAmerica Financial Partners, Inc.’s Senior Unsecured Notes

 Anthony McSwieney
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OLDWICK - SEPTEMBER 21, 2020 10:09 AM (EDT)
AM Best has assigned a Long-Term Issue Credit Rating (Long-Term IR) of “a-” to the $400 million 4.25% senior unsecured notes, due Oct. 15, 2050, issued by OneAmerica Financial Partners, Inc. (OneAmerica). The outlook assigned to this Credit Rating (rating) is stable, which is in line with the outlook of OneAmerica’s Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating. The existing ratings of OneAmerica and its subsidiaries are unchanged.

This release relates to the previously assigned indicative Long-Term IR of this note. OneAmerica intends to use the proceeds of this issue for general corporate purposes. AM Best expects OneAmerica’s financial leverage to increase and remain within appropriate target levels for the current rating level. AM Best will continue to monitor OneAmerica’s interest coverage and leverage ratios.

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050881 OneAmerica Financial Partners, Inc.