Protective Life (PL) has agreed to acquire Mony Life Insurance Company from France's AXA...

|About: Protective Life Corporation (PL)|By:, SA News Editor

Protective Life (PL) has agreed to acquire Mony Life Insurance Company from France's AXA (AXAHF.PK) for $1.06B, with the deal forecast to add $0.10-0.15 to Protective Life's EPS in 2013 and $0.55-0.65 in 2014. "This book of business, comprised primarily of life insurance policies written prior to 2004...should produce a steady and predictable stream of earnings for many years to come," says Protective Life CEO John Johns. (PR) (previous)