About us

Get to know First Symetra

34 years in the business

First Symetra National Life Insurance Company of New York was established in 1990 to help New York residents and businesses reach their financial goals.

Our products are sold through a network of financial institutions, financial professionals, insurance producers and benefits consultants.

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We'll be here when you need us


Sound financial strength

Our ratings:1
A.M. Best: A: “Excellent” (3rd highest of 16)
Standard & Poor’s: A: “Strong” (6th highest of 21)

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Guided by principles

Value, Transparency, Sustainability are the three principles that define how we do business inside and out.

Diverse product offerings

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Solutions providing asset protection, growth and guaranteed income in retirement.

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Employee benefits

Products that help businesses stay competitive while providing valuable coverage to employees and their families.


Life insurance

Products that help provide families and businesses with financial protection and stability.

1Dates of last ratings updates or affirmations are as follows: A.M. Best – March 31, 2023, and Standard & Poor’s – April 1, 2024. Ratings are subject to change.

Guarantees and benefits are subject to the claims-paying ability of First Symetra National Life Insurance Company of New York, New York, NY. Mailing address P.O. Box 34690, Seattle, WA 98124.