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  • Global Atlantic’s Forethought Life Insurance Company named to Ward’s 50 top life and health performers

    08/17/2016

    Company named to list for seventh consecutive year Indianapolis, IN — Global Atlantic Financial Group’s issuer of annuities and preneed life insurance, Forethought Life Insurance Company, has earned a spot on the 2016 Ward’s 50® list of top life and health insurance companies. This is the seventh consecutive year that the insurer has been...

  • Global Atlantic unifies brands to simplify approach to market

    05/02/2016

    NEW YORK, New York and HAMILTON, Bermuda — Today Global Atlantic Financial Group Limited announced the unification of all businesses under the Global Atlantic brand. By concentrating branding efforts behind the Global Atlantic name rather than supporting multiple brands, the company seeks to accelerate stronger longterm brand recognition and...

  • Peter Cai joins Global Atlantic as Chief Risk Officer

    02/24/2015

    HAMILTON, Bermuda —As Global Atlantic Financial Group Limited (Global Atlantic) experiences continued growth, the company has appointed Peter Cai, Ph.D., as Chief Risk Officer (CRO). This senior level appointment enhances risk management functions throughout the enterprise. Dr. Cai will report directly to Chief Financial Officer Kim Lee. “...

  • BTG Pactual Enters Agreement to Purchase Ariel Re from Global Atlantic Financial Group Limited

    07/10/2014

    HAMILTON, Bermuda, July 10, 2014 — Banco BTG Pactual S.A. (BTG Pactual) and Global Atlantic Financial Group Limited announced today that they have signed an agreement whereby BTG Pactual will acquire Ariel Re, Global Atlantic’s Bermuda-based property and casualty reinsurance company. The transaction, which includes all of the operating entities,...

  • Accordia Life Launches New Life Insurance Business

    05/01/2014

    DES MOINES, Iowa — Today, Accordia Life announces the launch of its Des Moines-based life insurance company focused on delivering competitive life insurance solutions through its network of seasoned distribution partners and life insurance professionals. Accordia Life launches with a suite of products, including indexed universal life,...

  • Global Atlantic Completes Acquisition of Forethought Financial Group

    01/02/2014

    HAMILTON, Bermuda, January 2, 2014 —Global Atlantic Financial Group Limited (Global Atlantic), a multiline insurance and reinsurance company, today announced that it has successfully completed its acquisition of Houston-based Forethought Financial Group, Inc. (Forethought). Forethought, a financial services company with life...