TITLE

A Place for Variable Life

PUB. DATE
September 2003
SOURCE
Advisor Today;Sep2003, Vol. 98 Issue 9, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the performance of variable universal life (VUL) insurance in the U.S. Decline in the annualized premium of variable products; Opportunity offered by a tentative market for advisors to make the most of the product; Contribution of the rising equity markets in making VUL the product of choice for many consumers.
ACCESSION #
10849771

 

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