Ratings

Rating agencies routinely assess our financial strength and stability. We’re proud to be recognized for our commitment and financial stewardship with these strong ratings.

Financial strength ratings

The Lincoln National Life Insurance Company (Fort Wayne, IN)

Rating Agency Rating Ranking
A.M. Best A+ 2nd highest of 16
Fitch A+ 5th highest of 19
Moody's A1 5th highest of 21
Standard & Poor's AA- 4th highest of 21

 

Lincoln Life & Annuity Company of New York (Syracuse, NY)

Rating agency Rating Ranking
A.M. Best A+ 2nd highest of 16
Fitch A+ 5th highest of 19
Moody's A1 5th highest of 21
Standard & Poor's AA- 4th highest of 21

 

First-Penn Pacific Life Insurance Company (Fort Wayne, IN)

Rating Agency Rating Ranking
A.M. Best A 3rd highest of 16
Fitch A+ 5th highest of 19
Moody's A1 5th highest of 21
Standard & Poor's A- 7th highest of 21

Other ratings

Lincoln National Corporation ratings (Radnor, PA)

Rating Agency Rating Ranking Rating Ranking
  Commercial paper Long-term debt
A.M. Best AMB-1 2nd highest of 6 a- 7th highest of 22
Fitch F2 3rd highest of 8 BBB+ 8th highest of 21
Moody's P-2 2nd highest of 4 Baa1 8th highest of 21
Standard & Poor's A-2 3rd highest of 7 A- 7th highest of 22