Fitch Withdraws Transamerica Advisors Life Insurance Company of New York's 'AA-' IFS Rating

NEW YORK--()--Fitch Ratings has withdrawn the 'AA-' Insurer Financial Strength (IFS) rating for Transamerica Advisors Life Insurance Company of New York (TALICNY) as a result of the company's merger with the surviving entity, Transamerica Financial Life Insurance Company (TFLIC). Aegon N.V. is the parent company for both U.S. insurance operating subsidiaries. The merger was finalized on July 1, 2014.

Transamerica Advisors Life Insurance Company of New York

--Long-term IFS ratings has been withdrawn at 'AA-'.

The Ratings Outlook is Negative.

Additional information is available on www.fitchratings.com.

Applicable Criteria and Related Research:

--'Insurance Rating Methodology' (Nov. 13, 2013)

Applicable Criteria and Related Research:

Insurance Rating Methodology

http://www.fitchratings.com/creditdesk/reports/report_frame.cfm?rpt_id=723072

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or
Hannah Huntly, London
Tel: +44 20 3530 1153
Email: hannah.huntly@fitchratings.com
or
Primary Analyst - U. S. subsidiaries
R. Andrew Davidson, CFA
Senior Director
+1-312-368-3144
Fitch Ratings, Inc.
70 W. Madison Street
Chicago, IL 60602
or
Secondary Analyst - U. S. subsidiaries
Doug L. Meyer, CFA
Managing Director
+1-312-368-2061
or
Primary Analyst - (Aegon N.V. and non-U.S. subsidiaries)
Federico Faccio
Senior Director
+44 (0) 20 3530 1394

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Contacts

Fitch Ratings
Media Relations
Jaqueline Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro
Tel: +55 21 4503 2623
Email: jaqueline.carvalho@fitchratings.com
or
Hannah Huntly, London
Tel: +44 20 3530 1153
Email: hannah.huntly@fitchratings.com
or
Primary Analyst - U. S. subsidiaries
R. Andrew Davidson, CFA
Senior Director
+1-312-368-3144
Fitch Ratings, Inc.
70 W. Madison Street
Chicago, IL 60602
or
Secondary Analyst - U. S. subsidiaries
Doug L. Meyer, CFA
Managing Director
+1-312-368-2061
or
Primary Analyst - (Aegon N.V. and non-U.S. subsidiaries)
Federico Faccio
Senior Director
+44 (0) 20 3530 1394