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National Western Life Insurance Company operate as a stock life insurance company in the United States and internationally. The company operates through Domestic Life Insurance, International Life Insurance, Annuities, and All Others segments. It provides life insurance products for the savings and protection needs of approximately 126,700 policyholders; and for the asset accumulation and retirement needs of 139,100 annuity contract holders. The company offers a portfolio of life products, such as universal life insurance, interest-sensitive whole life, and traditional products comprising term insurance coverage; and annuity products, including flexible premium and single premium deferred annuities, equity-indexed annuities, and single premium immediate annuities. It also engages in small real estate, nursing home, and other investment activities. The company markets and distributes its insurance products primarily through independent national marketing organizations. National Western Life Insurance Company was founded in 1956 and is based in Austin, Texas.

264 Employees
Last Reported Date: 03/13/15
Founded in 1956

natl western life ins-cl a (NWLI) Top Compensated Officers

Interim Chief Executive Officer, President, C...
Total Annual Compensation: $817.1K
Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice Presiden...
Total Annual Compensation: $291.9K
Senior Vice President of Mortgage Loan & Real...
Total Annual Compensation: $214.3K
Chief Marketing Officer and Senior Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $171.7K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

natl western life ins-cl a (NWLI) Key Developments

National Western Life Insurance Company Adds Living Benefit Riders to Term Products

National Western Life Insurance Company announced that it has added a suite of Accelerated Death Benefit Riders to its term product series, NWL Term and NWL Secure Term. The riders, generally known as Living Benefits, provide an advance of the death benefit for terminal illness, chronic illness and critical illness. For those who qualify, the rider can accelerate a lump sum benefit payment of up to 90% of the Face Amount of the policy, less an actuarial discount determined by the Company, and less an administrative fee (other terms and conditions apply). The amount of the actuarial discount is based on the age and severity of the applicable terminal illness, chronic illness or critical illness. NWL Term and NWLSecure Term are level term insurance products with guaranteed premiums for 10, 15, 20 or 30 years.

National Western Life Insurance Company Announces Management Changes

The board of directors of National Western Life Insurance Company appointed Ross R. Moody as President and Interim Chief Executive Officer of the company. Mr. Moody has served as a member of the company’s board of directors since 1981 and as the company’s president and chief operating officer since 1992. Mr. Moody will serve as the company’s interim chief executive officer until the company appoints a permanent chief executive officer. Mr. Moody will not receive any additional compensation while assuming the duties of interim chief executive officer. Robert L. Moody, who served as chief executive officer until June 19, 2015, will continue to serve as chairman of the board.

National Western Life Insurance Company Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2015

National Western Life Insurance Company reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. For the quarter, the company reported earnings from operations of $20,690,000 or $5.85 per basic and diluted share compared to $18,842,000 or $5.33 per basic and diluted share a year ago. Total revenues were $147,890,000 against $158,003,000 a year ago. Net earnings attributable to Class A shares were $20,723,000 against $19,265,000 a year ago. Net earnings attributable to Class A shares were $6.03 per basic and diluted share against $5.61 per basic and diluted share a year ago. The company's book value per share increased to $436.35 as of March 31, 2015 from $428.01 at December 31, 2014.


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