TOP 25 VARIABLE ANNUITY ISSUER SALES
- VA Sales In 2008 Were Off 15.3%. O'Connor, Frank // National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;4/20/2009, Vol. 113 Issue 8, p18
The article reports on the continued decline of the sales of variable annuities in the U.S. in the fourth quarter of 2008. It mentions that it fall to 32.6 billion from the third quarter sales of $37.0 billion. It states that on a full-year basis, sales were down 15.3%, dropping from 2007...
- Untitled. // Financial Planning;Jun2006, Vol. 36 Issue 6, p155
Presents charts showing the top 25 variable annuity (VA) issuers in 2004 and 2005 and the net flow and new sales of the VA industry in the U.S. from 1994 to 2005.
- Fixed Surrender Period. // Practical Accountant;Jul2001, Vol. 34 Issue 7, p16
Reports the introduction of the variable annuity 'APEX' by the American Skandia Life Insurance Corporation in the United States.
- Insurers Reverse VA Asset Market Share Slide. Murray, M. Christian // National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;8/16/99, Vol. 103 Issue 33, p3
Discusses the variable annuity (VA) asset market share of insurers in the United States. Percentage of VA assets controlled by insurance companies for 1998 according to the study released by Cerulli Associates; Explanation from analyst Ryan Tagal for the gain in the market share of insurers;...
- Variable Clients Flock To Conservative Options. Koco, Linda // National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;4/7/2003, Vol. 107 Issue 14, p4
Reports on the trends in variable annuity assets by investment objective in the U.S. insurance industry as of April 7, 2003. Safe money options; Reduction of volatility; Value of guarantees.
- Top 10 company VA sales. // National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;11/30/98, Vol. 102 Issue 48, p1
Presents a chart of the top 10 insurance company variable annuity sales in the United States for the third quarter of 1998.
- Bank annuities boom boosts more insurers. Garmhausen, Stephen // American Banker;1/7/1998, Vol. 163 Issue 4, p11
Looks at the why banks are opening more shelf space for variable annuities, reference to the increase in sales for some insurance companies. Benefits of the variable annuities; Findings of a Kenneth Kehrer Associates study; Details on increased sales of variables through banks; Comments from...
- High Five. Panko, Ron // Best's Review;Nov2000, Vol. 101 Issue 7, p107
Reports that insurers are using product development and a network of independent producers to help increase the sales of variable annuities. Product features offered by insurers; Selling through independent producers; Impact on variable annuities of those offering bonuses; Insurers expecting...
- Life After the Fall. Fenton, John M.; Speer, Eric // Best's Review;Feb2002, Vol. 102 Issue 10, p78
Reports on the status of variable annuity market in the U.S. Approach by insurance companies to offering investment-oriented products; Role of scale and the minimum level of sales and assets under the management required to achieve competitive advantage in the market; Increase in the cost of...