Life Settlements roundup: LISA leaks spring conference agenda; broker portal, calculator tools debut

Regulatory developments a big topic for May 6-8 LISA conference; online platform for life settlement brokers to quickly share case files debuts; Broker unveils tool so life policyholders can get an instant estimate of policy value on the secondary market.

Advances in underwriting: Saliva samples now being used to analyze biomarkers of settlement prospects

Minneapolis-based life settlements specialist GWG Life claims it is the first insuretech company to apply epigenetic technology in a way that it says could...

More than 4 in 10 life policyholders don’t know they can sell their policy

Harbor Life Settlements’ 2020 Life Settlement & Retirement Survey shows knowledge gaps may be costing life insurance policyholders.

Life Settlements: Understanding the Life Insurance Secondary Market and its Value to Consumers

NOTE: The following is an excerpt taken from the most recent whitepaper released by author and former industry lobbyist, Chris Orestis, Executive Vice President...

Speakers at life settlements conference forecast substantial ‘organic growth’

A confluence of demographic and economic forces are aligning to drive substantial growth of the life settlements asset class, according to featured speakers at this week’s Life Settlement Institutional Investor Conference.

Non-recourse premium financing for in-force policies an alternative to surrender for older clients

Unexpected cost of living increases affect people of all walks of life. Even the best-laid plans are not foolproof. There are unforeseen circumstances that...

Recent life settlement transactions reveal broad social utility

Life settlement brokerage firm says seniors are selling unwanted life policies to solve a wide range of financial challenges.

LISA announces date, agenda for upcoming 6th annual Life Settlement Conference

ORLANDO, Fla. – The Life Insurance Settlement Association (LISA) just announced that its Sixth Annual Institutional Investor Life Settlement Conference, the leading professional gathering...

Social, economic trends create rising opportunity for life settlements, speakers at LISA conference contend

Life settlements represent a potential source of needed income for increasing number of seniors who are financially unprepared for retirement, according to experts speaking at the recent Life Insurance Settlements Association conference.

LISA sharpens focus on legislative affairs during annual fall conference

Life Insurance Settlement Association unveils aggressive strategy for encouraging settlement-friendly legislation at 25th Annual Fall Life Settlement Conference.