Primerica Joins the Standard & Poor’s MidCap 400 Index

  Primerica Joins the Standard & Poor’s MidCap 400 Index

Business Wire

DULUTH, Ga. -- February 12, 2013

Primerica, Inc. (NYSE:PRI), the largest independent financial services
marketing company in North America, will replace The Shaw Group (NYSE:SHAW) in
the S&P MidCap Index after the close of trading on Tuesday, February 12, 2013,
according to S&P. To be included in this index, a company’s stock must have a
total market capitalization that ranges from $750 million to $3 billion.
Primerica currently has a market capitalization of approximately $1.9 billion.

John Addison, Chairman of Primerica Distribution and Co-Chief Executive
Officer said, “After the completion of our 2010 IPO, we were gratified to be
included in the Russell 2000 Index. Today, we are elated that we are now also
included in the prestigious S&P MidCap 400 Index.”

S&P Dow Jones Indices LLC, a subsidiary of the McGraw-Hill Companies, is the
world’s largest global resource for index-based concepts, data and research.
Along with the S&P MidCap, it is home to iconic financial market indicators,
such as the S&P 500 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average. S&P Dow Jones
Indices have over 115 years of experience constructing innovative solutions
that fulfill the needs of investors.

Rick Williams, Chairman of the Board and Co-Chief Executive Officer of
Primerica said, “Inclusion in the S&P MidCap Index marks another important
milestone for Primerica as a publicly traded company. Our addition to this
esteemed index will provide outstanding exposure for Primerica among both
institutional and retail investors.”

About Primerica

Primerica, Inc., headquartered in Duluth, GA, is a leading distributor of
financial products to middle-income families in North America. Primerica
representatives educate their Main Street clients about how to better prepare
for a more secure financial future by assessing their needs and providing
appropriate solutions through term life insurance, which we underwrite, and
mutual funds, annuities and other financial products, which we distribute
primarily on behalf of third parties. In addition, Primerica provides an
entrepreneurial full or part-time business opportunity for individuals seeking
to earn income by distributing the company’s financial products. We insure
more than 4.3 million lives and approximately 2 million clients maintain
investment accounts with us. Primerica’s stock is included in the S&P MidCap
400 and the Russell 2000 stock indices and is traded on The New York Stock
Exchange under the symbol “PRI”.


Investor Contact:
Primerica, Inc.
Kathryn Kieser, 770-564-7757
Media Contact:
Mark L. Supic, 770-564-6329
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