New life insurance premium rose 11% in first half of 2022
LIMRA report finds new annualized premium increased 6% in the second quarter, marking the sixth consecutive quarter of growth.
Record IUL sales drive 1% overall growth in individual life new annualized premium for...
Indexed and variable universal life sales highlighted a year that saw modest life insurance sales growth as LIMRA, WINK release final 2018 figures.
Past year’s U.S. life insurance sales growth highest since 1983
Propelled by 26% fourth quarter premium growth, total life insurance new annualized premium grew 20% in 2021 according to just-released LIMRA data.
Individual life premiums fall 2% in 1Q 2018 thanks to poor fixed UL sales
This marks the third consecutive quarter of declines in new annualized life insurance premium as a 19% drop in fixed universal life sales during the first three months of this year drag down sales totals.
Lincoln Benefit Life being acquired; may resume life and annuity sales
A North Carolina company has entered into an agreement to buy LBL in a deal expected to lead to Lincoln Benefit Life back into selling life insurance and annuity products.
Lack of knowledge, confidence deter women from purchasing life insurance
Over the past five years, the life insurance ownership rate for U.S. women has dropped 10 points to 47% according to LIMRA.
Agent Turned Novelist Writes on Fraud, Murder, and Intrigue in Insurance
Erik Brown started his career in the early 1960s collecting premiums on policies with the Metropolitan Life in Salem Massachusetts. In less than a...
Strong IUL sales behind modest individual life premium growth in 2Q, but total premiums...
While total life insurance new annualized premium was flat in the first half of the year, indexed universal life propelled U.S. individual life insurance new premium to grow 2% in 2Q, according to the latest LIMRA data.
Big shift from universal life to IUL underway, Milliman finds
Total individual universal life insurance sales decreased 31% between 2017 and late 2019 , while indexed universal life (IUL) sales increased 16% during the same time period, according to a new study by Milliman.
Life insurance activity declines in February, but grows compared to 2020 and 2019
Growth for ages 71+ and declines for all other age bands according to the latest MIB Life Index.