BRYN MAWR, PA--(Marketwire - May 19, 2008) - Specialty finance company J.G. Wentworth today announced the completion of a $117 million securitization of structured settlement and annuity backed notes.

The transaction is the company's 18th securitization since 1997.

About the J.G. Wentworth family of companies

J.G. Wentworth, Inc., based in Bryn Mawr, PA, is the nation's oldest, largest and most respected buyer of deferred payments for illiquid financial assets like structured settlements, annuities and, through dedicated subsidiaries, life insurance policies. Since 1992, J.G. Wentworth has purchased over $3 billion of future payment obligations from consumers and is also the nation's largest securitizer of structured settlement and annuity backed notes. The company's notes are rated AAA by Standard & Poor's and Aaa by Moody's.

For more information about J.G. Wentworth, go to

Contact Information: For More Information: Rosalia Scampoli MarketcomPR 212-537-5177