TITLE

Individual Annuities

PUB. DATE
November 2008
SOURCE
Best's Review;Nov2008 Guide to Understanding Insu, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the individual annuities in the U.S. The individual annuity is an insurance product that makes periodic payments to individuals for a specific period of time or over the course of the individual's lifetime. It involves deferred annuities and immediate annuities. The top net premium writer for individual annuities in the country for 2007 is Metropolitan Life & Affiliated Cos.
ACCESSION #
35241518

 

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