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Western & Southern Financial Group – Business Description


Western & Southern Financial Group (Western & Southern) is a financial services company providing life insurance, retirement planning and investment products and services for consumers and businesses. The group consists of the following subsidiaries: Western & Southern Life Insurance, Lifetime Income Solutions, Columbus Life Insurance, Lafayetter Life Insurance, IFS Financial Services, Fort Washington Investment Advisors, Eagle Realty Group and Integrity Life Insurance.

Western and Southern Life Insurance maintains more than 181 offices operating in 23 states and the District of Columbia. It provides life insurance and personalized needs analysis to customers.

Columbus Life Insurance has 3,500 independent producers marketing insurance products and services, supported by a home office team of insurance professionals. The company provides life insurance (whole life, universal life, variable universal life, survivor universal life and term), annuities, and retirement planning and personalized needs analysis.

Fort Washington Investment Advisors provides investment management services through equity and fixed-income investment strategies. Its clients include institutions, insurance companies, associations, high-net-worth individuals and mutual funds.

Integrity Life Insurance and its subsidiary, National Integrity Life Insurance, offer value-added annuities and other financial tools to customers in 50 US states and the District of Columbia. Integrity Life is based in Louisville, Kentucky, and National Integrity Life is located in Goshen, New York.

IFS Financial Services consists of four core revenue-generating business units:Touchstone Advisors, Touchstone Securities, Integrated Investment Services and W&S Financial Distributors. IFS financial Services provides fixed and variable annuities, mutual funds, fund administration, life insurance and wealth preservation programs to broker/dealers, financial planners, brokerage firms, wirehouses, independent agents, financial institutions and mutual fund complexes.Touchstone provides a portfolio of financial products and services, including the Touchstone Family of Funds and Variable Annuities, through leading broker/dealers and banks across the nation. Integrated Investment Services is a full-service provider of administration, accounting, financial reporting and shareholder servicing to 14 independent mutual fund companies.W&S Financial Group Distributors, the affiliated broker/dealer of Integrated Investment Services, provides services for fund distribution.

Eagle Realty is a full-service commercial real estate investment, brokerage and management firm, which provides integrated expertise through three core businesses: commercial property management, multi-family property management and investment management.

Lafayette Life Insurance offers financial and insurance planning products and services to serve a range of personal, family and business needs.

Lifetime Income Solutions provides guaranteed income products, low-cost annuity products and fee-based products for the retirement planning market, including individuals and companies.