Lincoln Financial Group Rings Closing Bell to Mark 50th Anniversary of Trading on the New York Stock Exchange
November 12, 2019 by Lincoln Financial Group
NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today, Lincoln Financial Group (NYSE: LNC) executives led by president and CEO Dennis Glass rang the closing bell at the New York Stock Exchange to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Lincoln’s listing on the exchange. Since being listed in 1969, the company has grown into one of the largest publicly-traded life insurance companies in the United States by helping provide financial peace of mind to everyday consumers.
“While much has changed over the past 50 years, one thing that has remained consistent is Lincoln’s focus on helping Americans create a better financial future for themselves,” said Glass. “Our long-term success is tied to the ongoing commitment of our 12,000 talented employees to do what is best for our customers as they plan for retirement and seek to protect their families, savings and income.”
Lincoln’s successful business model is built on a consistent strategy of meeting changing consumer needs and expectations by growing its product portfolio and expanding distribution channels across all its businesses to provide consumers greater choice and wider access to the financial solutions they need. Additionally, the company’s digital transformation continues to improve the customer experience by making it easier for customers to apply and purchase insurance, access account information and file claims.
Another key to Lincoln’s continued growth has been creating a differentiated workplace that reflects today’s inclusive culture by valuing multiple perspectives, diverse backgrounds and different abilities. Lincoln exceeds industry benchmarks for women and minority populations, was a proud initial signatory of the CEO Action for Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace™ and has received several awards for Diversity and Inclusion.
About Lincoln Financial Group
Lincoln Financial Group provides advice and solutions that help empower people to take charge of their financial lives with confidence and optimism. Today, more than 17 million customers trust our retirement, insurance and wealth protection expertise to help address their lifestyle, savings and income goals, as well as to guard against long-term care expenses. Headquartered in Radnor, Pennsylvania, Lincoln Financial Group is the marketing name for Lincoln National Corporation (NYSE: LNC) and its affiliates. The company had $261 billion in assets under management as of September 30, 2019. Lincoln Financial Group is a committed corporate citizen included on major sustainability indices including the Dow Jones Sustainability Index North America and FTSE4Good. Dedicated to diversity and inclusion, Lincoln was recognized by Forbes as one of the Best Large Employers, Best Employers for Diversity, and Best Employers for Women. Lincoln also earned perfect 100 percent scores on the Corporate Equality Index and the Disability Equality Index. Learn more at: www.LincolnFinancial.com. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram. Sign up for email alerts at http://newsroom.lfg.com/.
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