GE Is Analyzing Market Trends And Automating Underwriting

Staples, Edward
December 2000
Advisor Today;Dec2000, Vol. 95 Issue 12, p30
Trade Publication
Reports on the initial move of GE Financial Assurance Independent Brokerage Group and its president George R. Zippel toward automated life underwriting. Trends affecting the life insurance industry; Advantages of the initiative of GE; Opinion on the program of the company.


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