Protective Life Corporation

Protective Life Insurance Company
2801 Highway 280 South
Birmingham, Alabama 35223 | NAIC #68136

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A.M. Best Financial Rating: A+

In 1907, former Alabama governor William Dorsey Jelks founded Protective Life Insurance Company, and in 1909, Protective Life paid its first death claim. In 1927, Protective merged with Alabama National Insurance Company, and Alabama National’s president, Samuel Clabaugh, became the president of the combined companies, which continued to do business as Protective. Protective Life Corporation is a financial service holding company in Birmingham, Alabama. The company’s primary subsidiary, Protective Life Insurance Company, was established in 1907 and now markets its products and services in all 50 states. As of 2012, the corporation had more than 2,200 employees, annual revenues of $3.62 billion and assets of $57.4 billion. With a market capitalization of $2.35 billion as of June 2012, Protective is listed in the 2012 Fortune 1000 list and the 2012 Forbes Global 2000 list.

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