(The following statement was released by the rating agency)
CHICAGO, August 15 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has affirmed the 'BBB-'
Rating (IDR) and the Insurer Financial Strength (IFS) ratings
for CNO's core
insurance subsidiaries at 'BBB+'. The Rating Outlook is Stable.
A full list of
rating actions follows at the end of this release.
KEY RATING DRIVERS
The affirmation of CNO's ratings reflects the company's good
performance and business profile, strong investment profile,