A European insurer will be working with an Illinois insurer.

The Swiss Life Network, an arm of the Swiss Life Group, Zurich, has agreed to let Fort Dearborn Life Insurance, Chicago, a subsidiary of Health Care Service Corp., sell group life, disability and dental products to multinational Swiss Life clients that do business in the United States.

Fort Dearborn Life says the deal should help it introduce itself to international benefits brokers and consultants.