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​RGA Named “Life Reinsurance Company of the Year” by 2013 Worldwide Reinsurance Awards

ST. LOUIS, September 5, 2013 – Reinsurance Group of America, Incorporated (NYSE: RGA) is the recipient of the "Life Reinsurance Company of the Year" award from the 2013 Worldwide Reinsurance Awards. This is the fifth time in eight years that the competition, sponsored by Insurance Day magazine, has honored RGA with this prestigious award.

Each year, this award honors the life reinsurance company that has done the most to build the industry by demonstrating consistently strong performance, the ability to adapt to market and industry changes, and by offering superior service and security to clients. 

The Awards, now in their 22nd year, are adjudicated by a distinguished panel of insurance and reinsurance leaders. The award was presented to RGA on September 4, 2013, during a gala celebration at The Dorchester Hotel, London. 

“We are very pleased to receive this important industry honor and value the recognition of our efforts to provide outstanding service and risk management expertise to our clients,” said Greig Woodring, President and Chief Executive Officer, RGA.  “Partnering with our clients to help them grow and succeed in innovative ways is fundamental to our business.”

About RGA
Reinsurance Group of America, Incorporated (NYSE: RGA) is one of the largest global providers of life reinsurance, with operations in Australia, Barbados, Bermuda, Canada, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Poland, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Taiwan, Turkey, the United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom, and the United States. RGA delivers expert solutions in individual life reinsurance, individual living benefits reinsurance, group reinsurance, financial solutions, facultative underwriting and product development. Worldwide, RGA has approximately $2.8 trillion of life reinsurance in force and assets of $38.8 billion.

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