American National Insurance Company (NASDAQ: ANAT) is one of the largest life insurance companies in the United States. The company was founded in Galveston, Texas by William L. Moody, Jr. in 1905. It operates numerous subsidiaries throughout several U.S. States as well as an insurance subsidiary in Mexico.
Chartered in 1905, American National Insurance Company has evolved into an industry leader, ranking among the largest of life insurance companies in the United States. Today, the company and its subsidiaries provide personalized service to more than 5 million policyholders throughout 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and American Samoa. Through its subsidiary, American National de México, Compañía de Seguros de Vida, American National is authorized to sell its products in Mexico.
Directly and through subsidiaries, the company offers a broad line of insurance products and services, including life insurance, annuities, health insurance, property and casualty, credit insurance, and pension plan services. Mutual funds and variable products are securities products distributed through Securities Management and Research, Inc., a subsidiary broker-dealer of American National Insurance Company.