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UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
FORM 10-Q
QUARTERLY REPORT PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d)
OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
For the quarterly period ended March 31, 2021
 OR
TRANSITION REPORT PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d)
OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Commission File Number 1-11848
REINSURANCE GROUP OF AMERICA, INCORPORATED
(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)
Missouri  43-1627032
(State or other jurisdiction                    (IRS employer
of incorporation or organization)    identification number)
16600 Swingley Ridge Road
Chesterfield, Missouri 63017
(Address of principal executive offices)
(636) 736-7000
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant (1) has filed all reports required to be filed by Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 during the preceding 12 months (or for such shorter period that the registrant was required to file such reports), and (2) has been subject to such filing requirements for the past 90 days.
Yes x  No o
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant has submitted electronically every Interactive Data File required to be submitted and posted pursuant to Rule 405 of Regulation S-T (§232.405 of this chapter) during the preceding 12 months (or for such shorter period that the registrant was required to submit and post such files).
Yes   No o
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is a large accelerated filer, an accelerated filer, a non-accelerated filer, smaller reporting company, or an emerging growth company. See the definitions of “large accelerated filer,” “accelerated filer,” “smaller reporting company,” and “emerging growth company” in Rule 12b-2 of the Exchange Act.
Large accelerated filer x     Accelerated filer o     Non-accelerated filer o     
Smaller reporting company      Emerging growth company
If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act.
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is a shell company (as defined in Rule 12b-2 of the Act). Yes   No
Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each classTrading Symbol(s)Name of each exchange on which registered
Common Stock, par value $0.01RGANew York Stock Exchange
6.20% Fixed-To-Floating Rate Subordinated Debentures due 2042RZANew York Stock Exchange
5.75% Fixed-To-Floating Rate Subordinated Debentures due 2056RZBNew York Stock Exchange
As of April 30, 2021, 67,985,243 shares of the registrant’s common stock were outstanding.


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REINSURANCE GROUP OF AMERICA, INCORPORATED AND SUBSIDIARIES
TABLE OF CONTENTS
 
Item     Page
  PART I – FINANCIAL INFORMATION  
1    
    
    
    
    
    
     3. Equity
     4. Investments
     9. Income Tax
     11. Reinsurance
2    
3    
4    
  PART II – OTHER INFORMATION  
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2    
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PART I - FINANCIAL INFORMATION


REINSURANCE GROUP OF AMERICA, INCORPORATED AND SUBSIDIARIES
CONDENSED CONSOLIDATED BALANCE SHEETS
(in millions, except share data)
(Unaudited)
March 31,
2021
December 31,
2020
 
Assets
Fixed maturity securities available-for-sale, at fair value (amortized cost of $52,229 and $49,548; allowance for credit losses of $22 and $20)
$56,426 $56,735 
Equity securities, at fair value135 132 
Mortgage loans on real estate (net of allowances of $47 and $64)
6,001 5,787 
Policy loans1,253 1,258 
Funds withheld at interest5,459 5,432 
Short-term investments157 227 
Other invested assets2,983 2,829 
Total investments72,414 72,400 
Cash and cash equivalents3,122 3,408 
Accrued investment income546 511 
Premiums receivable and other reinsurance balances2,907 2,842 
Reinsurance ceded receivables1,089 983 
Deferred policy acquisition costs3,617 3,616 
Other assets1,115 896 
Total assets$84,810 $84,656 
Liabilities and Stockholders’ Equity
Future policy benefits$33,675 $31,453 
Interest-sensitive contract liabilities23,142 23,276 
Other policy claims and benefits7,077 6,413 
Other reinsurance balances560 598 
Deferred income taxes2,417 3,263 
Other liabilities1,930 1,340 
Long-term debt3,573 3,573 
Collateral finance and securitization notes346 388 
Total liabilities72,720 70,304 
Commitments and contingent liabilities (See Note 8)
Stockholders’ Equity:
Preferred stock – par value $.01 per share, 10,000,000 shares authorized, no shares issued or outstanding
  
Common stock – par value $.01 per share, 140,000,000 shares authorized, 85,310,598 shares issued at March 31, 2021 and December 31, 2020
1 1 
Additional paid-in-capital2,411 2,406 
Retained earnings8,235 8,148 
Treasury stock, at cost – 17,325,355 and 17,353,697 shares
(1,559)(1,562)
Accumulated other comprehensive income3,002 5,359 
Total stockholders’ equity12,090 14,352 
Total liabilities and stockholders’ equity$84,810 $84,656 
See accompanying notes to condensed consolidated financial statements (unaudited).
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REINSURANCE GROUP OF AMERICA, INCORPORATED AND SUBSIDIARIES
CONDENSED CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF INCOME
(in millions, except per share amounts)
(Unaudited)
 
 Three months ended March 31,
 20212020
Revenues:
Net premiums$2,914 $2,819 
Investment income, net of related expenses812 594 
Investment related gains (losses), net:
Impairments and change in allowance for credit losses on fixed maturity securities(2)(34)
Other investment related gains (losses), net304 (251)
Total investment related gains (losses), net302 (285)
Other revenues91 76 
Total revenues4,119 3,204 
Benefits and Expenses:
Claims and other policy benefits3,192 2,664 
Interest credited146 146 
Policy acquisition costs and other insurance expenses333 248 
Other operating expenses214 195 
Interest expense45 41 
Collateral finance and securitization expense3 6 
Total benefits and expenses3,933 3,300 
 Income (loss) before income taxes
186 (96)
Provision for income taxes47 (8)
Net income (loss)$139 $(88)
Earnings per share:
Basic earnings per share$2.04 $(1.41)
Diluted earnings per share$2.03 $(1.41)
See accompanying notes to condensed consolidated financial statements (unaudited).
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REINSURANCE GROUP OF AMERICA, INCORPORATED AND SUBSIDIARIES
CONDENSED CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF COMPREHENSIVE INCOME
(in millions)
(Unaudited)
 
 Three months ended March 31,
 20212020
Comprehensive income (loss)
Net income (loss)$139 $(88)
Other comprehensive income (loss), net of tax:
Foreign currency translation adjustments30 (131)
Net unrealized investment gains (losses)(2,387)(1,873)
Defined benefit pension and postretirement plan adjustments (3)
Total other comprehensive income (loss), net of tax(2,357)(2,007)
Total comprehensive income (loss)$(2,218)$(2,095)
See accompanying notes to condensed consolidated financial statements (unaudited).
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REINSURANCE GROUP OF AMERICA, INCORPORATED AND SUBSIDIARIES
CONDENSED CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF STOCKHOLDERS’ EQUITY
(in millions except per share amounts)
(Unaudited)
 

Common
Stock
Additional Paid In CapitalRetained
Earnings
Treasury
Stock
Accumulated Other Comprehensive IncomeTotal
Balance, December 31, 2020$1 $2,406 $8,148 $(1,562)$5,359 $14,352 
Adoption of new accounting standards 
Net income139 139 
Total other comprehensive income (loss)(2,357)(2,357)
Dividends to stockholders, $0.70 per share
(48)(48)
Purchase of treasury stock(1)(1)
Reissuance of treasury stock5 (4)4 5 
Balance, March 31, 2021$1 $2,411 $8,235 $(1,559)$3,002 $12,090 

Common
Stock
Additional Paid In CapitalRetained
Earnings
Treasury
Stock
Accumulated Other Comprehensive IncomeTotal
Balance, December 31, 2019$1 $1,937 $7,952 $(1,426)$3,137 $11,601 
Adoption of new accounting standards(12)(12)
Net income(88)(88)
Total other comprehensive income (loss)(2,007)(2,007)
Dividends to stockholders, $0.70 per share
(44)(44)
Purchase of treasury stock(156)(156)
Reissuance of treasury stock5 (6)8 7 
Balance, March 31, 2020$1 $1,942 $7,802 $(1,574)$1,130 $9,301 

See accompanying notes to condensed consolidated financial statements (unaudited).


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REINSURANCE GROUP OF AMERICA, INCORPORATED AND SUBSIDIARIES
CONDENSED CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF CASH FLOWS
(in millions)
(Unaudited)
 Three months ended March 31,
20212020
 
Cash Flows from Operating Activities:
Net income (loss)$139 $(88)
Adjustments to reconcile net income to net cash provided by operating activities:
Change in operating assets and liabilities:
Accrued investment income(35)(27)
Premiums receivable and other reinsurance balances(93)2 
Deferred policy acquisition costs7 (88)
Reinsurance ceded receivable balances(99)39 
Future policy benefits, other policy claims and benefits, and other reinsurance balances3,064 2,051 
Deferred income taxes(195)(67)
Other assets and other liabilities, net37 (57)
Amortization of net investment premiums, discounts and other(12)(12)
Depreciation and amortization expense11 4 
Investment related (gains) losses, net(302)285 
Other, net(156)165 
Net cash provided by operating activities2,366 2,207 
Cash Flows from Investing Activities:
Sales of fixed maturity securities available-for-sale2,738 2,141 
Maturities of fixed maturity securities available-for-sale216 283 
Sales of equity securities1 177 
Principal payments on mortgage loans on real estate164 189 
Principal payments on policy loans10 4 
Purchases of fixed maturity securities available-for-sale(5,293)(3,157)
Purchases of equity securities (15)
Cash invested in mortgage loans on real estate(356)(541)
Cash invested in policy loans(4) 
Cash invested in funds withheld at interest, net(26)(17)
Purchases of property and equipment(4)(6)
Change in short-term investments64 (58)
Change in other invested assets(2)(96)
Net cash used in investing activities(2,492)(1,096)
Cash Flows from Financing Activities:
Dividends to stockholders(48)(44)
Repayment of collateral finance and securitization notes(42)(19)
Principal payments of long-term debt(1)(1)
Purchases of treasury stock(1)(156)
Exercise of stock options, net 1 
Change in cash collateral for derivative positions and other arrangements(25)51 
Deposits on universal life and other investment type policies and contracts255 663 
Withdrawals on universal life and other investment type policies and contracts(281)(188)
Net cash (used in) provided by financing activities(143)307 
Effect of exchange rate changes on cash(17)(47)
Change in cash and cash equivalents(286)1,371 
Cash and cash equivalents, beginning of period3,408 1,449 
Cash and cash equivalents, end of period$3,122 $2,820 
Supplemental disclosures of cash flow information:
Interest paid$36 $39 
Income taxes paid (received), net of refunds$61