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Northwestern Mutual
MOST ADMIRED
Top 50 rank: 43
Rank in Insurance: Life and Health: 2 (Previous rank: 2*)
Overall score: 6.62

Address: 720 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53202
Phone: 414-271-1444
Website: www.northwesternmutual.com
Nine key attributes of reputation Industry rank
Innovation 6
People management 1
Use of corporate assets 1
Social responsibility 1
Quality of management 1
Financial soundness 1
Long-term investment 1
Quality of products/services 1
Global competitiveness 12
Most Admired
1 Aflac 6.68
2 Northwestern Mutual 6.62
3 New York Life 6.55
4 Prudential Financial 6.41
5 Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance 6.21
6 MetLife 5.99
7 AXA 5.48
8 TIAA-CREF 5.47
Contenders
Rank Company Overall score
9 Nippon Life Insurance 5.09
10 Prudential plc 4.77
11 Aegon 4.69
12 Aviva 4.49
12 Assicurazioni Generali 4.49
14 CNP Assurances 4.23
15 China Life Insurance 4.08
From the March 16, 2009 issue
*Designated as an international industry. Prior yearís ranks, unless otherwise noted, are ranks in the Worldís Most Admired Companies listing.
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