New York Life Insurance Company

New York Life Insurance Company (NYLIC) is the third largest life insurance company in the United States (USA)

 New York Life Insurance Company  is   the largest mutual life insurance company in the United States and is ranked #67 on the 2021 Fortune 500 list

 New York Life Insurance Company has about $593 billion in total assets under management, and more than $25 billion in surplus and AVR

New York Life Insurance Company first opened in Manhattan's Financial District as Nautilus Mutual Life in 1841  10 years after the first life insurance charter was granted in the United States

Originally chartered in 1841 the company also sold fire and marine insurance The company's first president James De Peyster Ogden was appointed in 1845

Nautilus renamed itself New York Life Insurance Company in 1845 to concentrate on its life insurance business

By the end of 2019, New York Life had earned the highest financial strength ratings from major four rating agencies  A++ from A.M.Best, AAA from Fitch Ratings, Aaa from Moody and AA+ from Standard & Poor's