SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.: Annexus, a leading designer of indexed annuities
and indexed universal life insurance, was named Annuity Innovator of the Year by EQDerivatives.
sales of individual indexed annuities
and other non-variable annuities were a little softer in the third quarter than they were in the second quarter.
Available for an additional cost through Lincoln Financial's New Directions 8, OptiBlend 7 and 10, and OptiChoice 5, 7 and 9 fixed indexed annuities
, i4LIFE[R] Indexed Advantage helps consumers meet their needs for guaranteed lifetime income.
An IMO financial institution could earn money from insurers for selling indexed annuities
to "protected retirement investors," and it could share that ability with its agents.
The annuity, which comes with optional guaranteed income rider, will complement the commissioned-based indexed annuities
available on the firm's platform and provide an additional fee-based option.
15| The salesperson that sells you mutual funds most likely does not sell fixed or indexed annuities
However the best sales quarter for indexed annuities
occurred in the same period of last year, resulting in a 4 percent decline for the second quarter 2015.
It seems that every agent I speak with blames the historical low interest rates for their declining sales of fixed and indexed annuities
Fixed indexed annuities
(FIAs) may provide the right balance for clients who are seeking the security of guaranteed retirement income and the ability to enjoy market upside potential without significant loss of control or downside principal risk.
In fact, the current pricing of these riders on indexed annuities
guarantees that the policyholder will always have a higher income benefit base than account value.
have sold extremely well in the past three years, and American Equity is one of the top sellers.
It's been a tough few years for indexed annuities
. First, there was Notice to Members 05-50, which warned firms to supervise sales of nonregistered EIAs.