Lincoln Financial Group Prices $750 Million Senior Notes Offering

Jun 15, 2010, 18:14 ET from Lincoln Financial Group

PHILADELPHIA, June 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --  Lincoln Financial Group (NYSE: LNC) today announced that it has priced a $750 million senior notes offering.  The offering consisted of $250 million of 4.3% senior notes due 2015 and $500 million of 7% senior notes due 2040.  The offering is expected to close on or about June 18, 2010, subject to customary closing conditions.

About the Offering

J.P. Morgan served as Global Coordinator for the offering. Additionally, Bank of America Securities LLC, Deutsche Bank Securities Inc. and U.S. Bancorp Investments, Inc. acted as joint book-running managers for the offering.

This announcement does not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of any offer to buy the senior notes, nor shall there be any offer or sale of the senior notes in any jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful. A registration statement relating to these securities has been filed with the SEC and is effective.

A written prospectus and prospectus supplement relating to the notes being offered may be obtained by calling J.P. Morgan Securities Inc., High Grade Syndicate Desk collect at 212-834-4533. You may also get these documents for free by visiting the EDGAR on the SEC Web site at

About Lincoln Financial Group

Lincoln Financial Group is the marketing name for Lincoln National Corporation (NYSE: LNC) and its affiliates. With headquarters in the Philadelphia region, the companies of Lincoln Financial Group had assets under management of $146 billion as of March 31, 2010. Through its affiliated companies, Lincoln Financial Group offers: annuities; life, group life and disability insurance; 401(k) and 403(b) plans; savings plans; mutual funds; managed accounts; institutional investments; and comprehensive financial planning and advisory services.


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