Liquidity Improving For Life Settlements

Terzo, Gerelyn
November 2005
Investment Dealers' Digest;11/14/2005, Vol. 71 Issue 43, p9
Trade Publication
The article reports on the implications of growth in life settlement insurance or insurance policies sold to third parties by net-worth individuals ahead of their deaths, for market returns and liquidity in the United States. Market trends indicate double-digit yields for life settlements influencing investors in hedge and pension funds to enter the insurance market. More investors continue to come into the market, including government pension funds that need to close their funding gaps.


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