Athene® at a Glance


We are always reaching higher to help you achieve more.

Who we are

Athene Holding Ltd. is a leading retirement services company. Through its subsidiaries1 it issues, reinsures and acquires retirement savings products designed for individuals and institutions seeking to fund retirement needs. We are licensed to sell products in all 50 states.

We are in the retirement savings sector for the long term. We offer a strong portfolio of fixed and fixed-indexed annuity products designed to meet consumers’ accumulation and retirement income needs.

By the numbers

$87 billion

in total assets2
$79.8 billion in total liabilities

$71.8 billion

invested assets3

22,500

financial professionals as of December 31, 2016

1,360

employees worldwide as of December 31, 2016

History and ownership

Athene Holding Ltd. was founded in 2009 and is the parent to the U.S.-based insurance companies operating under the Athene USA umbrella.

On December 9, 2016, Athene Holding Ltd. became a public company listed on the New York Stock Exchange with the stock symbol: “ATH”.

Although our name is relatively new, we have a rich history as our acquired companies have a storied track record of serving customers for more than 100 years. Policyholder protection is, and always has been, our No. 1 priority.

Financial Strength Ratings

A (Excellent)

A.M. Best4 as of 4/2017

A- (Strong)

S&P4 as of 3/2015

A- (Strong)

Fitch4 as of 12/2016

Long-term view

We are committed to developing financial saving and protection products that deliver exceptional customer value, and we stand behind our products with prudent, disciplined, financial and risk management.

We are relentless in our pursuit of products, services and support that meet and exceed the expectations of our policyholders and distribution partners.

We believe that our commitment to establishing deep, long-term relationships with our distribution partners is an essential element of our ongoing success.

Investment Portfolio

93% Our investment portfolio continues to be well-diversified with 93% of our fixed maturity securities carry a 1 or 2 rating as of December 31, 2016 — the highest categories by the NAIC’s Securities Valuation Office.5