Brokerage General Agent


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Brokerage General Agent

In insurance, a person who finds and trains insurance brokers. The brokerage general agent sells insurance policies to the brokers, who then sell them to individuals and/or companies.
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In this more restrictive underwriting environment, experienced brokerage general agents find themselves handling cases differently.
The outlook for the brokerage general agent distribution approach in the variable life market is unclear.
Check image deposit, a check imaging capability that allows Genworth to work from the scanned image of a check, allows participating brokerage general agents to increase speed of service and save on express mail expenses.
The company also makes its proprietary life insurance available to brokerage general agents, broker/dealers and independent financial planner producer groups through its wholesaling unit, Axa Distributors.
Brokerage General Agents can introduce you to new efficiencies in LTCI that make this a faster, easier sale than ever before.
Larger brokerage general agents have also shown keen interest in playing a role here.
The summit was created by Underwriting Services of America (USA), a value-added national insurance marketing organization that enables brokerage general agents to increase profits and efficiency.
For example, several brokerage general agents recently told me that the life insurance business has changed dramatically from a quarter century ago, and even from just a few years ago.
The highly entrepreneurial brokerage general agents quickly seized this channel change as an opportunity to serve the ranks of the newly liberated agents.
The Annuity Purchase Program, offered through Brokerage General Agents (BGAs) and designed for use by insurance agents and brokers with their clients, allows consumers to sell all or part of their annuities to deal with changing investment strategies or personal circumstances.
Answering these questions can be complex because of the myriad channels involved: retail producers who sell to consumers, including career agents, independent agents, stockbrokers, personal producing general agents, bank representatives and direct response; and intermediary producers who support retail agents, including wholesalers, brokerage general agents and managing general agents; plus variations of those.