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Forbes Names CNO Financial Group Among the World's Best Employers 2018

CARMEL, Ind., Oct. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- CNO Financial Group, a holding company for several national life and health insurance companies that serve middle-income Americans and retirees, was named among the World's Best Employers of 2018 by Forbes Magazine.

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CNO Financial earned the accolade, which recognizes the top 500 companies from Forbes' 2018 Global 2000 rankings. In compiling its list, Forbes gathered anonymous feedback from employees who shared how likely they would be to recommend their employer to others.

"CNO is committed to providing an engaging, rewarding work experience that reflects the dedication our employees bring to our mission of helping middle-income Americans achieve financial security in retirement," said Yvonne Franzese, chief human resources officer. "It is very rewarding to be recognized by Forbes as one of the world's best employers, particularly as this honor is based directly on employee feedback."

Forbes, in partnership with, conducted a global poll as well as different regional surveys garnering more than 430,000 global recommendations. Willingness to recommend one's own employer was given the most weight in the survey. Secondarily, employees were asked to recommend organizations they admired other than their own.

About CNO Financial Group
CNO Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE: CNO) is a holding company. Our insurance companies – principally Bankers Life and Casualty Company, Colonial Penn Life Insurance Company and Washington National Insurance Company – primarily serve middle-income pre-retiree and retired Americans by helping them protect against financial adversity and provide for a more secure retirement. For more information, visit CNO online at

SOURCE CNO Financial Group

For further information: Beth Hengeveld, CNO Financial Group, (312) 396-7467,