Western & Southern Financial Group
|Founded||1888 as Western and Southern Life Insurance|
|Headquarters||Cincinnati, Ohio, United States|
|Key people||John F. Barrett|
|Products||Insurance, Annuities, Mutual Funds|
|Total assets||$60 billion|
||This article may contain promotional material and other spam. (March 2014)|
Western & Southern Financial Group, also commonly referred to as Western & Southern, is a Cincinnati, Ohio-based diversified family of financial services companies with assets owned and managed in excess of $60 billion as of June 30, 2013. It is one of the strongest life insurance groups in the world.
Through its member companies, Western & Southern offers a variety of financial services such as life insurance, annuities, mutual funds and investment management. Western & Southern's member companies include The Western & Southern Life Insurance Co, Western-Southern Life Assurance Co, Columbus Life Insurance Co, Lafayette Life Insurance Co, IFS Financial Services, Fort Washington Investment Advisors, Eagle Realty Group, Integrity Life Insurance Co, and National Integrity Life Insurance Co. Western and Southern Financial Group received a dubious 15 out of 100 score on the Human Rights Campaign's Corporate Equality Index in 2013.
Western & Southern's annual report is available at "Western Southern Annual Report". Western & Southern Financial Group. Retrieved 2013-07-19.
Western & Southern played a key role in the development of the Great American Tower at Queen City Square project in downtown Cincinnati, Ohio.
- "Director dropped from Western & Southern tennis event," by Shannon Russell. Cincinnati Enquirer, Jan. 12, 2011.http://news.cincinnati.com/article/20110112/SPT/101130325/Flory-dropped-from-W-S-tennis-event
- "John Barrett toughed out Anna Louise Inn fight," Cincinnati Enquirer, May 15, 2013 http://news.cincinnati.com/article/20130515/BIZ/305150052/John-Barrett-toughed-out-Anna-Louise-fight?nclick_check=1