Private Placements of Metlife Exceed $10bln

Private Placement News – MetLife Invests More Than $10 Billion in Private Placements in 2010

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)– MetLife, Inc. (NYSE: MET) announced that it invested, through its private securities group, $10.4 billion in corporate PPM, project financings and lease equity investments in 2010. The company has invested in the private placement business for more than 80 years and, at $43 billion, has one of the largest private securities portfolios globally.

MetLife’s private securities portfolio consists of companies across an array of industries spread over more than 30 countries, including the US, UK, Continental Europe, Australia, Canada and Latin America. The private placement market offers borrowers funding diversity, long maturities, customized terms and flexible drawdown schedules.

MetLife, Inc. is a leading global provider of insurance, annuities and employee benefit programs, serving 90 million customers in over 60 countries. Through its subsidiaries and affiliates, MetLife holds leading market positions in the United States, Japan, Latin America, Asia Pacific, Europe and the Middle East. For more information, visit

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