The outlook assigned to these Credit Ratings (ratings) is stable. (See link below for a detailed listing of the companies and ratings.)
The ratings of
The rating downgrades of Brighthouse reflect its less creditworthy liability profile and the fact that it will no longer benefit from the strength and support of
The rating affirmations of RemainCo reflect its industry leading position in the group insurance markets and international presence in which it holds several market leading positions in mature and emerging markets.
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