Inc. (NYSE: MET), through its subsidiaries and affiliates
("MetLife"), is one of the world's leading financial services
companies, providing insurance, annuities, employee benefits and asset management
to help its individual and institutional customers navigate their changing
world. Founded in 1868, MetLife has operations in more than 40 countries and
holds leading market positions in the United States, Japan, Latin America,
Asia, Europe and the Middle East. For more information, visit www.metlife.com.