The Lincoln National Life Insurance Company (“LNL” or the “Company,” which also may be referred to as “we,” “our” or “us”) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Lincoln National Corporation (“LNC” or the “Parent Company”). We own 100% of the outstanding common stock of our insurance company subsidiaries, Lincoln Life & Annuity Company of New York (“LLANY”) and Liberty Life Assurance Company of Boston (“Liberty Life” or “LLACB”). See “Acquisitions and Dispositions” below for more information on our 2018 acquisition of LLACB. We also own several non-insurance companies, including Lincoln Financial Distributors, Inc. (“LFD”), our wholesale distributor, and Lincoln Financial Advisors Corporation, part of LNC’s retail distributor, Lincoln Financial Network (“LFN”). LNL’s principal businesses consist of underwriting annuities, deposit-type contracts and life insurance through multiple distribution channels. LNL is licensed and sells its products throughout the U.S. and several U.S. territories. As of December 31, 2018, LNL had consolidated assets of $299.1 billion and consolidated stockholder’s equity of $16.3 billion.
We provide products and services and report results through four segments as follows:
Business Segments Annuities Retirement Plan Services Life Insurance Group Protection