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Fitch affirms and withdraws American Financial Group's ratings

Fitch Ratings has affirmed and withdrawn the 'A+' Insurer Financial Strength, IFS, ratings of American Financial Group principal operating subsidiaries. Fitch has also affirmed and withdrawn the following ratings for AFG: --Issuer Default Rating, IDR, at 'A-'; --Senior unsecured notes at 'BBB+'. The rating outlook is stable for the affirmed ratings. Fitch has decided to discontinue the ratings, which are uncompensated. A full list of rating actions is provided at the end of this release