Genworth Life and Annuity Insurance Company

Genworth Life and Annuity Insurance Company
6610 West Broad Street
Richmond, Virginia 23230 | NAIC #65536

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A.M. Best Financial Rating: A

Since writing their first policy in 1871 as The Life Insurance Company of Virginia, they have been committed to helping people effectively protect and achieve the comfort of financial security.

As of January 1, 2007, First Colony Life Insurance Company merged into Genworth Life and Annuity Insurance Company, a Genworth Financial company.

First Colony Life incorporated in 1955. In 1982, Ethyl Corporation, Richmond, VA acquired all outstanding shares of First Colony Life. In 1996, First Colony Life was acquired by the General Electric Company. Following an IPO in 2004, First Colony Life and other financial companies in GE were grouped as a new holding company called Genworth Financial. In 2005, Genworth Financial became a fully independent company with First Colony Life as one of its underwriting entities. Genworth Life & Annuity is licensed in every state including Bermuda except New York. The Genworth Financial umbrella has more than $100 billion in assets.

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