Financial strength

Our financial strength

We’ve been helping people plan their financial futures since 1815, and we’re proud to be one of the strongest life and pensions companies in the UK.

Independent financial strength ratings

Of course, you don’t need to take our word for it. Independent ratings companies assess the financial strength of life companies through in-depth detailed analysis.

They examine the financial security of institutions based on their credit ratings and assets. Scottish Widows Limited (formerly Clerical Medical Investment Group Limited), which is part of Scottish Widows Group, has been allocated the financial strength ratings below.

Company Moody's Fitch AKG

Scottish Widows
A2 A+ A Superior

Source: Moody’s, Fitch and AKG. All ratings correct at December 2022.

Company profile and financial strength reports

Scottish Widows latest AKG Report (PDF, 7MB)