History

Moody Insurance Group

Moody Insurance Group was founded in 1986 by Robert L. Moody Jr. and is based in Galveston, Texas. Moody Insurance Group is a distribution partner of ANICO. Moody Insurance Group is a distributor of products that are exclusive to Moody as well as other insurance products. Moody Insurance Group is a design partner in developing life insurance and ancillary health insurance products. Our products are marketed  to Independent Marketing Organizations (IMO’S), Agencies, and Agents. Moody offers innovative, flexible and customized insurance products to the wholesale insurance business.  Moody’s classic values of conservative strength and stability are the core of our business philosophy.

American National Insurance Company

ANICO Founder William L Moody JrAmerican National Insurance Company was founded in 1905 by William L. Moody, Jr. and is headquartered in Galveston, Texas. The Company has multiple subsidiaries, and has operations in Springfield, Missouri; Glenmont, New York; League City, Texas; and San Antonio, Texas.

Throughout the company’s history, the Moody family members have maintained an active role in the direction of the company. Strong management and prudent reinvestment in the company’s growth have made the company a major provider of insurance and annuities.

American National offers a broad variety of life insurance, retirement annuities, accident and health insurance, pension plan products and services, credit insurance, and property/casualty insurance for personal lines, agribusiness and targeted commercial exposures. Products are distributed through career agents, independent marketing organizations and multiple line exclusive agents as well as direct distribution channels.

American National’s mission is to be the company of choice for insurance and other financial products and services while maintaining superior financial strength.

American National Insurance Company, Galveston, TXAmerican National Insurance Company (ANICO), headquartered in Galveston, Texas is licensed to conduct business in all states except New York. Business is conducted in New York by American National Life Insurance Company of New York, (Glenmont, N.Y.), a subsidiary of ANICO. Securities products are distributed through Securities Management and Research, Inc. (SM&R). SM&R is not affiliated with American National Insurance Company or its family of companies.

National Western Life Insurance Company

National Western Life LogoNational Western Life Insurance Company (NWL®), located in Austin, Texas, was founded in 1956 by Robert L. Moody, Sr.  The company’s current assets are over $8.5 billion with “A” ratings by both A.M. Best and Standard and Poors®. NWL® markets life and annuity products internationally as well as domestically to independent insurance professionals.

American National Life Insurance Company of Texas ( ANTEX )

ANTEX is an insurer that markets life and health insurance products
through alternative distribution systems. Founded in 1954, ANTEX is a wholly owned subsidiary of American National Insurance Company (ANICO). ANTEX’s products are underwritten and insured by American National Life Insurance Company of Texas (ANTEX), and carry “A” ratings from A.M. Best and Standard & Poor’s.