TITLE

The RIGHT PRESCRIPTION

AUTHOR(S)
Panko, Ron
PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
Best's Review;Apr2009, Vol. 109 Issue 12, p74
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the views of several insurers on how to survive the economic crisis in the U.S. Christine Tucker, vice president for marketing at Pacific Life Insurance Co., states that the company cuts back on guaranteed benefits in new contracts. James Slotnick from Sun Life Assurance Co. of Canada states that the company implement a plan to bail out individuals whose assets in qualified retirement plans have ended. The American General Life Insurance Co. focuses on income annuities.
ACCESSION #
37614163

 

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