The Strength of Nationwide®

Strength and Stability overview

We’re committed to keeping our promises.

Nationwide® is a U.S.-based company with a strong and stable financial foundation rooted in asset management and a rich history of disciplined investing. We’re committed to being here for you through the years ahead. We were founded by a group of forward thinkers who joined forces to protect what’s most important. Our proud mutual heritage and ongoing commitment to our communities help us continue to put customers first.


Based on revenue, Fortune magazine (May 22, 2023).

Nationwide Life Insurance Company ratings


received 10/17/2002
affirmed 12/01/2022
The second strongest of 16


received 3/10/2009
affirmed 5/27/2020
The fifth strongest of 21


received 12/22/2008
affirmed 5/16/2023
The fifth strongest of 22

These ratings and rankings reflect rating agency assessment of the financial strength and claims-paying ability of Nationwide Life Insurance Company. They are not intended to reflect that investment experience or financial strength of any variable account, which is subject to market risk. Because the dates are only updated when there’s a change in the rating, the dates above reflect the most recent ratings we have received. They are subject to change at any time.