5 Best & Worst States for Life Settlement Potential

New U.S. Life Settlement Index from Harbor Life Settlements ranks every state on seven weighted attributes.

Looking back at a year of life insurance rates: Policygenius Price Index special analysis

One year into pandemic, older smokers are paying slightly higher premiums, while nonsmokers have not seen major rate changes

Study reveals common misconceptions that prevent Americans from getting life insurance they know they...

New research from LIMRA and Life Happens highlights opportunities for the industry to engage eager consumers to get the coverage they need.

Big Deal: Integrity Marketing Group acquires Brokers International

Latest acquisition by Integrity is one of its biggest in taking over company founded by icon Roger McCarty that pioneered the IMO model.

Ohio National to be acquired by Canadian entity in billion-dollar deal

Deal announced March 23 will take Ohio National from a mutual company controlled by policyholders to a stock company.

Awareness of simplified underwriting boosts chances people will buy life insurance

LIMRA study finds consumer awareness of simplified issue policies has positive influence on likelihood to follow through and purchase coverage.

Good news on life insurance pricing, activity from Policygenius and MIB indexes

Policygenius index shows surprising decrease in average prices for older consumers while latest MIB life index shows significant increase in February applications.

Interest in careers as life insurance agents soars in 2020

Pandemic-induced layoffs in other industries lead to big jump in candidates for field sales positions in “stable” life market, LIMRA reports.

DOL’s Fiduciary Rule goes into effect Tuesday

Controversial investment advice exemption that aligns with SEC’s Regulation Best Interest being implemented as scheduled.

Insurtech News: Bestow partners with Lemonade; Oscar readies IPO

Here’s a quick rundown on a couple of notable developments from some high-profile insurtech disruptors.