MetLife, Inc. (NYSE: MET) executives Eric Steigerwalt, senior vice president and treasurer, and John Rosenthal, senior managing director, Investments, will present at the 2009 J.P. Morgan Insurance Conference on Wednesday, March 18, 2009 at approximately 10:45 a.m. (ET).

The presentation will be available live via telephone.  To listen, dial 1 (800) 988-9500, access code 7209713.  Those who want to listen should dial in at least fifteen minutes prior to the call to register. A replay of the presentation will be available one hour after the conference concludes  until April 1, 2009 at 11:59 p.m. (ET). To listen to a replay of the presentation, dial 1 (888) 676-2680. The access code for the replay is 56789.

Materials for the Steigerwalt and Rosenthal presentation will be available the morning of March 18 at (through a link on the Investor Relations page).


MetLife, Inc. is a leading provider of insurance, employee benefits and financial services with operations throughout the United States and the Latin America, Europe and Asia Pacific regions.  Through its subsidiaries and affiliates, MetLife, Inc. reaches more than 70 million customers around the world and MetLife is the largest life insurer in the United States (based on life insurance in-force).  The MetLife companies offer life insurance, annuities, auto and home insurance, retail banking and other financial services to individuals, as well as group insurance and retirement & savings products and services to corporations and other institutions.  For more information, visit


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