At LIMRA's 2010 Retirement Industry Conference, consultant Timothy Pfeifer identified the deferred and immediate products that he thinks are ideal for insurers, distributors and investors today.
Idle talk about suspending the payroll tax is making 'blue' Senators blue. We get answers from Social Security expert Eugene Steuerle of the Urban Institute.
Using a 'protective net-credit collar,' the Nationwide Risk-Managed Income ETF has distributed monthly income at an annual rate of 7.88% in 2020, while appreciating 10%. Is there a catch?
The humble fixed indexed annuity is at the center of the restructuring hurricane that has swept through the life insurance industry in recent years. We bring you the second article in a series on the topic.
Surz, the president of San Clemente, CA-based Target Date Solutions, uses proprietary tools to dissect the first quarter's equity returns.
Joe Bellersen, president of Qualified Annuity Services, Inc., explains how employer plans lost their guaranteed income mojo over the past 30 years, and offers advice on how they might get it back.
But 'we are already seeing that pent-up demand is driving increased M&A activity in most sectors of the insurance market,' said the director of research at Conning Research and Consulting.
"Guaranteed income in our view is the emerging business opportunity in the annuity space," said Liam McGee.
The conservative think tank offers 39 charts on 'runaway federal spending' for free downloading.
Intended to simulate a visit to MassMutual's Springfield, Mass., headquarters, the virtual tour introduces viewers to the firm's retirement plan services.
'FINRA failed not just in Lehman, but Bear Stearns and AIG as well, yet has not been the subject of any investigative action,' says the Alliance for Economic Stability.