New Products / Announcements

  • National Western Life Introduces Newest Fixed Indexed Annuity, NWL New Frontiers
    National Western Life Introduces Newest Fixed Indexed Annuity, NWL New Frontiers

    Newest FIA offers protection and accumulation, plus access to proprietary J.P. Morgan Factor FocusSM Index

    National Western Life Insurance Company (National Western Life) announced the launch of NWL® New Frontiers, an innovative addition to the Company's product suite.
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  • Brighthouse Financial Expands Flagship Shield Level Annuity Suite With New Product That Provides Guaranteed Lifetime Income
    Brighthouse Financial Expands Flagship Shield Level Annuity Suite With New Product That Provides Guaranteed Lifetime Income

    Shield Level Pay PlusSM annuities are built to help meet an important need in retirement planning – income that lasts for life

    Brighthouse Financial, Inc. (“Brighthouse Financial” or the “company”) (Nasdaq: BHF) announced today the expansion of its flagship Brighthouse Shield® Level Annuities suite with the launch of Brighthouse Shield Level Pay PlusSM Annuities, which are designed to help strengthen clients’ retirement portfolios by providing a stream of guaranteed lifetime income.
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  • Integrity Marketing Group Acquires Gladstone Wealth Partners
    Integrity Marketing Group Acquires Gladstone Wealth Partners

    To empower advisors to deliver more holistic solutions

    Integrity Marketing Group, LLC ("Integrity"), a leading distributor of life and health insurance, and provider of wealth management and retirement planning solutions, today announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire Gladstone Wealth Partners, LLC ("Gladstone"), a pioneering wealth management firm and registered independent advisor (RIA) with over $13 billion in assets under management.
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  • Aflac Expands Consumer-Directed Portfolio In U.S.
    Aflac Expands Consumer-Directed Portfolio In U.S.

    New products, underwritten by Tier One Insurance Company, help provide protection for individuals and their families when, where and how they need it most

    Aflac Incorporated today announced the introduction of two new consumer-directed products: Aflac Final Expense Whole Life Insurance and Aflac Medicare Supplement Insurance. These products — underwritten by Tier One Insurance Company, a subsidiary of Aflac Incorporated — are part of a robust portfolio of supplemental coverage options for those unable to access Aflac products through…
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  • New York Life Partners With Game Plan To Provide Career-Building Education To Student-Athletes
    New York Life Partners With Game Plan To Provide Career-Building Education To Student-Athletes

    Education partnership prepares emerging professionals for purpose-driven job opportunities in and out of the financial sector

    Game Plan, the leader in total athlete development, and New York Life, one of the 50 largest asset managers in the world, have partnered to provide student-athletes with professional development education.
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  • Weiss Multi-Strategy Advisers Becomes The First Major Traditional Financial Services Firm To Release An NFT
    Weiss Multi-Strategy Advisers Becomes The First Major Traditional Financial Services Firm To Release An NFT

    The new NFT initiative is a reflection of the Firm’s conviction in innovation and blockchain technology

    Weiss Multi-Strategy Advisers LLC (“Weiss” or the “Firm”), a global asset manager founded over 40 years ago, has unveiled a new NFT (non-fungible token), marking a first for a major traditional financial services firm. The first, official Weiss NFT was deployed on the Ethereum blockchain at 6:34 pm ET on July 19, 2022 and can…
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  • UBS Launches US Equity-Focused Climate Aware Equity Index
    UBS Launches US Equity-Focused Climate Aware Equity Index

    Helping investors meet environmental and financial goals

    Helping investors meet environmental and financial goals NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–UBS today announced the launch of the US version of the UBS Climate Aware Equity Index, which is a rules-based strategy that aims to provide investment exposure to the long-term theme of transitioning to a low carbon and climate resilient economy. The index aims to serve…
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  • Great American Life Launches New Registered Index-Linked Annuity For Investment Advisors
    Great American Life Launches New Registered Index-Linked Annuity For Investment Advisors

    This easy-to-incorporate product is designed specifically for advisors engaged in fee-based financial planning.

    Great American Life Insurance Company® expanded its fee-based product line with the launch of the new Index Achiever® Advisory registered index-linked annuity (RILA).
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  • 16th Annual Conference Of African American Financial Professionals Triumphant Homecoming
    16th Annual Conference Of African American Financial Professionals Triumphant Homecoming

    The American College of Financial Services’ premier conference for Black financial professionals returns to the nation’s Capital

    The largest gathering of Black and African American leaders, visionaries, and trailblazers across financial services returns in-person to continue the pursuit of equity, innovation, and generational impact.
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  • Global Atlantic Announces New Registered Index-Linked Annuity
    Global Atlantic Announces New Registered Index-Linked Annuity

    Helping retirees balance growth potential and risk management

    Global Atlantic Financial Group (Global Atlantic), a leading financial services company, announced the launch of ForeStructured Growth, the first registered index-linked annuity (RILA) to be issued by a company subsidiary.
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  • Voya Financial Offers Enhanced Critical Illness Insurance, Spurred By The Pandemic
    Voya Financial Offers Enhanced Critical Illness Insurance, Spurred By The Pandemic

    New optional rider offers flexibility and additive benefits to help employees diagnosed and/or hospitalized from a severe infectious disease, like COVID-19

    Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE: VOYA), announced today that it has enhanced its critical illness insurance offering to help employers address the evolving health and wealth needs of their employees.
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  • Symetra Enhances Registered Index-Linked Annuities Suite
    Symetra Enhances Registered Index-Linked Annuities Suite

    Continues Symetra’s commitment to offer registered representatives and their clients transparent, flexible options

    Amidst ongoing market volatility, Symetra Life Insurance Company today announced new enhancements to its suite of registered index-linked annuities (RILAs), including new indexed account choices for Symetra Trek® Plus, and a new Auto Return Lock feature available for all RILAs.
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  • Pacific Life Launches New Variable Annuity
    Pacific Life Launches New Variable Annuity

    Pacific Choice 2 responds to need for more flexibility and market protection

    Pacific Life has launched Pacific Choice® 2, a new variable annuity, along with a new optional living benefit—Investment Guard. Pacific Choice 2 is an enhanced version of Pacific Life’s flagship variable annuity—Pacific Choice®—which has been available to consumers for nearly a decade.
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