The Strength
of Nationwide®

Now and in the future, you can have confidence in Nationwide

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 and your clients 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.

The guarantees and protections of a fixed indexed annuity are only as strong as the insurance carrier who stands behind those promises. Nationwide New Heights Select’s guarantees are backed by the claims-paying ability of Nationwide Life and Annuity Insurance Company.

Rely on one of the largest financial services companies in America.

Our diversified corporate portfolio allows us to navigate all manner of economic ups and downs — and positions us well to avoid being overly exposed to any single business or risk. In addition, the life insurance companies within Nationwide are highly regulated and subject to strict capital requirements designed to help ensure we remain financially sound.

We’re dedicated to helping America prepare for and live in retirement – and it’s our belief that we can do more together than we can alone.

Fortune 100 Company
Based on revenue, Fortune magazine (May 22, 2023).
A.M. Best

received 10/17/2002
affirmed 12/1/2022
The second strongest of 16


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

Standard & Poor’s

received 12/22/2008
affirmed 05/16/2023
The fifth strongest of 22

¹ These ratings and rankings reflect rating agency assessment of the financial strength and claims-paying ability of Nationwide Life Insurance Company and Nationwide Life and Annuity Insurance Company. 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.

Annuities have limitations. They are long-term vehicles designed for retirement purposes. They are not intended to replace emergency funds, to be used as income for day-to-day expenses or to fund short-term savings goals. Please read the contract, product brochure, and Disclosure Summary for complete details.

Nationwide New Heights Select, an individual, single purchase payment, deferred fixed index annuity is issued by Nationwide Life and Annuity Insurance Company, Columbus, Ohio. Please note, the contract does not directly participate in any stock or equity investments. Withdrawals are subject to income tax, and withdrawals before age 59½ may be subject to a 10% early withdrawal federal tax penalty. Nationwide Life and Annuity Insurance Company, Columbus, Ohio 43215.

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