New Products / Announcements

  • Nationwide Expands Program to Help Members Navigate Life in Retirement
    Nationwide Expands Program to Help Members Navigate Life in Retirement

    Annuity customers have access to free health advocacy and counseling services

    Nationwide is expanding an exclusive and innovative program that enables financial advisors to help their clients navigate life challenges.
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  • Covesting Opens Doors to Crypto Intelligence Portal
    Covesting Opens Doors to Crypto Intelligence Portal

    A 'community-oriented' and continuously growing knowledge resource for investors

    Covesting, a universal cryptocurrency trading platform run by former Saxo Bank traders, today announced the launch of its Crypto Intelligence Portal, a comprehensive resource offering a unique insight into cryptocurrency investing.
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  • Brighthouse Financial Brings Even More Choice to FlexChoice
    Brighthouse Financial Brings Even More Choice to FlexChoice

    New FlexChoice Access VA rider provides access to more than 50 investment options, giving financial advisors greater control to help build their clients’ lifetime income

    Brighthouse Financial (Nasdaq: BHF), a major provider of annuity and life insurance solutions in the United States, announced today a new version of its FlexChoice variable annuity living benefit rider.
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  • John Hancock Enters Critical Illness Market
    John Hancock Enters Critical Illness Market

    Financial protection when needed most Lump-sum, income tax-free benefit offers flexibility and peace of mind

    John Hancock Insurance entered the critical illness market with an innovative benefit that provides consumers with additional financial protection when faced with a serious medical diagnosis, such as a heart attack, cancer or stroke.
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  • New York Life Launches New Whole Life Insurance Product
    New York Life Launches New Whole Life Insurance Product

    Core Market Expected to be Pre-Retirees Who Seek Affordable Protection that Builds Cash Value and Leaves a Financial Legacy

    New York Life, America’s largest mutual life insurer, today introduced Value Whole Life, a new lower-premium whole life product that gives policy owners guaranteed cash value with eligibility to receive future dividends.
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  • At MassMutual, Your Face Is Now Your Password
    At MassMutual, Your Face Is Now Your Password

    Apple® iPHONE® X users can now access company's RetireSmartSM mobile app through facial recognition

    It’s been said that the face is the mirror of the mind. For many people, it’s also now the key to gaining access to information about their retirement savings.
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  • American Independent Marketing Joins Integrity Marketing Group
    American Independent Marketing Joins Integrity Marketing Group

    AIM founder Wane takes equity position

    Integrity Marketing Group, LLC (“Integrity”), one of the nation’s largest independent distributors of life and health insurance products, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of American Independent Marketing, Inc. (“AIM” or “the Company”), a national wholesaler of Long-Term Care and Medicare Supplement products.
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  • Putnam Investments Bringing New Focus and Definition to Several Products to Address Evolving Marketplace
    Putnam Investments Bringing New Focus and Definition to Several Products to Address Evolving Marketplace

    Firm to Establish Mortgage Securities Fund and Fine-Tune Absolute Return Offerings

    Firm to Establish Mortgage Securities Fund and Fine-Tune Absolute Return Offerings February 01, 2018 — BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–In a continuing effort to provide financial advisors and their customers with a broad and well-defined set of strategies to address specific investment objectives and larger portfolio construction needs, Putnam Investments today announced plans to reposition a number of funds…
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  • LifeSecure Insurance Company Expands Product Offerings with New Critical Illness Insurance
    LifeSecure Insurance Company Expands Product Offerings with New Critical Illness Insurance

    New coverage provides lump-sum benefit to ease financial strain during a serious illness

    LifeSecure Insurance Company has launched Critical Illness insurance, the latest addition to its suite of supplemental health solutions that help consumers offset out-of-pocket medical costs and other related expenses.
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  • Guardian Study Finds Employers Save Money When Employees Use Preventive Dental Benefits
    Guardian Study Finds Employers Save Money When Employees Use Preventive Dental Benefits

    Better Oral Health Leads to Savings and Better Overall Health for Employees

    Most people would agree that going to the dentist every six months for a check-up will lead to better oral health and less major dental work down the road, but a new study by The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America® (Guardian) shows that companies who encourage their employees to do so can save money…
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  • Jeff Holley, Dennis Martin Assume Leading Roles at One America
    Jeff Holley, Dennis Martin Assume Leading Roles at One America

    Company Sets Sight on Future - Reorganization to Drive a New Era of Growth

    OneAmerica® today announced leadership changes and major investment plans that will better position the company to serve their distribution partners and customers.
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  • Renaissance and Security Mutual Expand Insurance Product Lines Through Joint Agreement
    Renaissance and Security Mutual Expand Insurance Product Lines Through Joint Agreement

    Renaissance Gains Seamless Group Life, Disability and Accident Insurance Capabilities and Security Mutual Adds Dental and Vision Insurance Products

    Security Mutual Life Insurance Company of New York, Binghamton, N.Y. (Security Mutual), Renaissance Life & Health Insurance Company of America, Indianapolis, Ind., and its sister company, Renaissance Life & Health Insurance Company of New York, New York, N.Y. (Renaissance), today announced the completion of a transaction for Renaissance to acquire Security Mutual's group life, disability…
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  • MetLife Transforming Supplemental Health Employee Benefit Product Suite to Meet Needs of the Changing Workforce
    MetLife Transforming Supplemental Health Employee Benefit Product Suite to Meet Needs of the Changing Workforce

    New Hospital Indemnity Solution Now Available, More Enhancements to Products and Service Coming in 2018

    To meet the needs of today’s workforce – and the workforce of the future – MetLife, Inc. (NYSE: MET), the largest provider of non-medical employee benefits in the U.S, is transforming its supplemental health product suite, which includes voluntary benefits that help employees cover out-of-pocket costs, such as co-pays, deductibles, child care, and transportation, not…
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