National Western Life Group, Inc. Acquires Ozark National Life Insurance, Inc. and N.I.S. Financial Services, Inc.


New York, NY, February 1st, 2019– National Western Life Insurance Co., a subsidiary of National Western Life Group Inc., has completed its acquisition of CNS Corp. units Ozark National Life Insurance Inc. and N.I.S. Financial Services Inc.

National Western Life paid approximately $205.5 million in cash to CNS Corp. in exchange for all of the outstanding stock of the subsidiaries, in accordance with the terms of a stock purchase agreement entered into on Oct. 3, 2018.

The acquisition took effect January 31. The acquired entities will still be based in Kansas City, Mo.

Merger & Acquisition Services, Inc., served as the financial advisor to NWLIC.

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