Fidelity & Guaranty Life Holdings, Inc. Successfully Completes Issuance Of $300 Million Of Senior Notes

Fidelity & Guaranty Life Holdings, Inc. (“FGL”) successfully completed the previously announced offering of $300.0 million aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2021. The notes were priced at par with a coupon of 6.375% and closed on March 27th, 2013. FGL expects to use the net proceeds from the issuance of the notes for general corporate purposes, to support the growth of its subsidiary life insurance company and to pay a dividend to its parent company, Harbinger Group Inc. (NYSE: HRG).

Forward Looking Statements

This document contains, and certain oral statements made by our representatives from time to time may contain, forward-looking statements, including the statements herein regarding the FGL notes offering. Such statements are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results, events and developments to differ materially from those set forth in or implied by such statements. These statements are based on the beliefs and assumptions of FGL's management and the management of FGL's subsidiaries (including target businesses). Generally, forward-looking statements include information concerning possible or assumed future actions, events, results, strategies and expectations and are generally identifiable by use of the words “believes,” “expects,” “intends,” “anticipates,” “plans,” “seeks,” “estimates,” “projects,” “may,” “will”, “could,” “might,” or “continues” or similar expressions. Factors that could cause actual results, events and developments to differ include, without limitation: the ability of our subsidiaries (including businesses we acquires, if any, in the future following their acquisition) to generate sufficient net income and cash flows to make, and to obtain regulatory approval of, cash distributions to us FGL (including dividends or payments on surplus notes those subsidiaries issue to us), capital market conditions, our and our subsidiaries’ ability to identify any suitable future acquisition opportunities, efficiencies/cost avoidance, cost savings, income and margins, growth, economies of scale, combined operations, future economic performance, conditions to, and the timetable for, completing the integration of financial reporting of acquired or target businesses with us or our subsidiaries, completing future acquisitions and dispositions, litigation, potential and contingent liabilities, our management’s plans, our shareholder’s plans, and changes in regulations and taxes. FGL does not undertake any obligation to update or revise forward-looking statements to reflect changed assumptions, the occurrence of unanticipated events or changes to future operation results.

About Fidelity & Guaranty Life Holdings, Inc.

Fidelity & Guaranty Life Holdings, Inc. is a subsidiary of Harbinger Group Inc. and the parent company of Fidelity & Guaranty Life Insurance Company. Originally incorporated in 1959, the direct insurance writer has a solid commitment to serving the individuals it knows best – consumers seeking the safety, protection, accumulation and income features of secure life insurance and annuity products. Through its insurance subsidiaries, Fidelity & Guaranty Life Insurance Company and Fidelity & Guaranty Life Insurance Company of New York, the company is a leading provider of fixed indexed annuity and fixed indexed universal life products.

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