Midland National® Life Insurance Company Named to Ward's Top 50 List

West Des Moines, IA | July 22, 2016

Midland National was named to the 2016 Ward's Top 50 list of top performing insurance companies that have achieved outstanding financial results in the areas of safety, consistency and performance over a five year period from 2011 to 2015.

"We are honored that the Ward Group recognized Midland National," said Steve Palmitier, president and chief operating officer of Midland National Life Insurance Company. "This industry recognition is a validation of our company's financial stability and superior performance, which should provide confidence to our policyholders and distribution partners of our ability to fulfill our commitments."

Ward Group is the leader of benchmarking and best practices services for the insurance industry. Each year, the group analyzes the financial performance of over 700 life-health insurance companies based in the United States and identifies the top performers in each segment based on objective data and subjective quality measures.

To learn more about the Ward's Top 50 list of top performing life-health insurance companies, visit https://ward.aon.com/ward-benchmarking/wards50/.


Founded as Dakota Mutual Life Insurance Company in 1906, Midland National® Life Insurance Company has protected families and preserved legacies for generations. Midland National is one of the leading insurance companies in America. Midland National is a member of Sammons® Financial Group, Inc. With its Annuity Division located in West Des Moines, Iowa and its Life Operations location in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, Midland National operates in 49 states and the District of Columbia through its 12,000 licensed sales professionals. For more information, please visit www.midlandnational.com.