New Products / Announcements

  • The Cornerstone Group Joins Integrity To Access Additional Resources To Increase Growth & Serve More Americans
    The Cornerstone Group Joins Integrity To Access Additional Resources To Increase Growth & Serve More Americans

    Acquisition will provide access to state-of-the-art resources and proprietary technology

    Integrity Marketing Group, LLC (“Integrity”), the nation’s largest independent distributor of life and health insurance products, today announced it has acquired The Cornerstone Group, a rapidly growing independent marketing organization (IMO) based in Wake Forest, North Carolina.
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  • Behavioral Diagnostics Announces A New Lab Test To Assess Smoking & Drinking
    Behavioral Diagnostics Announces A New Lab Test To Assess Smoking & Drinking

    Life insurers can now rely on improved test methods

    Behavioral Diagnostics, LLC (BD), a developer of cutting-edge epigenetic methods and diagnostic tests, today announced its Smoke Signature and Alcohol Signature; tests for the life insurance industry. Several life insurers in the United States and Canada have already begun to use both tests on a pilot basis.
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  • Nationwide Defined Protection Annuity Now Adds Three New Indices
    Nationwide Defined Protection Annuity Now Adds Three New Indices

    Exclusive new indices from BlackRock® and Societe Generale plus new index from Standard & Poor’s provide greater diversification and growth potential

    Nationwide, one of the strongest, diversified, Fortune 100 insurance and financial services companies, and product development partner Annexus, the premier independent designer of indexed retirement solutions, announce the addition of three new indices to round out an already robust lineup offered by Nationwide Defined Protection® Annuity (DPA) registered index-linked annuity (RILA).
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  • J.P. Morgan & Nationwide Launch First Professionally Managed Annuity
    J.P. Morgan & Nationwide Launch First Professionally Managed Annuity

    Exclusive annuity provides clients with professional guidance and a tax-efficient investing option

    J.P. Morgan has partnered with Nationwide to launch a new investment product that combines tailored-portfolio features with tax-efficient investment options. This innovative variable annuity issued by Nationwide leverages the professional investment advice provided by J.P. Morgan.
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  • LTCG & Assured Allies Form Alliance To Launch Solutions For Independent Aging & Wellness In The LTCI Industry
    LTCG & Assured Allies Form Alliance To Launch Solutions For Independent Aging & Wellness In The LTCI Industry

    Largest third-party LTC insurance claims payer joins forces with leader in successful aging innovation

    LTCG, the leading insurance administration and claims solution provider for long term care (LTC) insurance, and Assured Allies, the leading company in evidence-based successful aging innovation, have entered into a strategic alliance to bring new end-to-end wellness and independent aging solutions to the LTC insurance industry.
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  • New York Life Investments Launches Advisor Advancement Institute
    New York Life Investments Launches Advisor Advancement Institute

    To empower financial advisors with resources to help clients build a better financial future

    New York Life Investments today announced the launch of the Advisor Advancement Institute a comprehensive, educational practice management platform to help financial advisors build better practices and develop deeper, more valuable client relationships.
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  • Integrity Further Strengthens Medicare Partner Network with Acquisition Of Plan Advisors
    Integrity Further Strengthens Medicare Partner Network with Acquisition Of Plan Advisors

    Access to Integrity's exclusive products, tools and resources will expand Plan Advisors' long-term growth

    Integrity Marketing Group, LLC ("Integrity"), the nation's largest independent distributor of life and health insurance products, today announced its acquisition of Plan Advisors, a leading independent marketing organization (IMO) with offices in Louisville, Kentucky and Miami, Florida.
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  • Halo Investing Launches New Annuities Platform
    Halo Investing Launches New Annuities Platform

    Helping advisors generate reliable retirement income for individual investors

    Halo Investing ("Halo"), the world's first and only independent, multi-issuer technology platform for structured notes, today announced the launch of its new annuities platform. Built on Halo's core marketplace, the new centralized marketplace enables financial advisors to explore, transact, and manage annuities in a simplified way.
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  • New York Life Launches $1 Billion Impact Investment Initiative To Address Racial Wealth Gap
    New York Life Launches $1 Billion Impact Investment Initiative To Address Racial Wealth Gap

    To focus investing in underserved and undercapitalized communities

    New York Life, America’s largest1 and most admired2 mutual life insurer, today announced a $1 billion impact investment initiative with the aim to address the racial wealth gap by investing in underserved and undercapitalized communities over the next three years with a focus on supporting small businesses, affordable housing, and community development.
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  • Integrity Further Strengthens Medicare Partner Network With Acquisition Of Plan Advisors
    Integrity Further Strengthens Medicare Partner Network With Acquisition Of Plan Advisors

    Access to Integrity’s exclusive products, tools and resources will greatly expand Plan Advisors’ long-term growth

    Integrity Marketing Group, LLC (“Integrity”), the nation’s largest independent distributor of life and health insurance products, today announced its acquisition of Plan Advisors, a leading independent marketing organization (IMO) with offices in Louisville, Kentucky and Miami, Florida.
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  • Enterprise Financial Services Corp To Acquire First Choice Bancorp
    Enterprise Financial Services Corp To Acquire First Choice Bancorp

    In a transaction valued at approximately $397.7 million

    Enterprise Financial Services Corp (Nasdaq: EFSC) (the “Company,” “EFSC,” or “Enterprise”), the holding company of Enterprise Bank & Trust (“EB&T”), and First Choice Bancorp (Nasdaq: FCBP) (“FCBP”), the holding company of First Choice Bank (“First Choice”), announced today that EFSC, EB&T, FCBP and First Choice have entered into a definitive merger agreement pursuant to which…
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  • RBC Investing In 13 Environmental & Community Organizations Across The U.S.
    RBC Investing In 13 Environmental & Community Organizations Across The U.S.

    Supporting clean economic growth and earth week

    RBC this week announced the 2021 roster of organizations receiving support from RBC Tech for Nature, including 13 in the U.S. Together, these U.S. organizations will be awarded $362,500 this year in environmental donations in celebration of Earth Week. Globally, just over 100 organizations will receive $7.86 million.
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  • Sun Life Launches Stitch To Expand Access To Supplemental Health Benefits
    Sun Life Launches Stitch To Expand Access To Supplemental Health Benefits

    Offering reaches part-time, contract, and gig-workers

    Sun Life has launched a new, comprehensive way for employers to offer supplemental health benefits to all of their employees, including part-time and gig workers who typically are not eligible for benefits. Stitch, an innovative solution fully administered by Sun Life, gives employees access to Sun Life's broad portfolio of supplemental health benefits and an…
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