New Products / Announcements

  • Latest VUL Offerings From Lincoln Provide New Options For Guaranteed Protection & Market Growth Opportunities
    Latest VUL Offerings From Lincoln Provide New Options For Guaranteed Protection & Market Growth Opportunities

    Lincoln VULONE suite now offers two guaranteed minimum death benefit choices with options to lower premiums and increase cash value and death benefit protection

    Lincoln Financial Group (NYSE: LNC) has launched its latest Lincoln VULONE and Lincoln Survivorship VULONE(SVULONE) variable universal life (VUL) insurance offerings. The new VULONE products offer two guaranteed minimum death benefit choices so clients can tailor their policy to their specific needs - from the cost of the coverage to the length and amount. They…
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  • eMoney Advisor Engages A Consulting Partnership With FinLit Author Mac Gardner
    eMoney Advisor Engages A Consulting Partnership With FinLit Author Mac Gardner

    New study measures the pulse of current American financial wellness

    eMoney Advisor (eMoney), a leading provider of technology solutions and services that help people talk about money, today shared findings from a recent study on how COVID-19 has impacted the overall well-being of Americans. The results show that nearly three-fourths (73%) of respondents feel their financial situation in 2020 had a negative or extremely negative…
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  • Nearly All Employed U.S. Adults Focused On Improving Finances
    Nearly All Employed U.S. Adults Focused On Improving Finances

    Lincoln Financial Group expands financial wellness resources to support employers and their employees

    Lincoln Financial Group expands financial wellness resources to support employers and their employees RADNOR, Pa. (BUSINESS WIRE), February 18, 2021 – COVID-19 has altered almost every aspect of daily life, yet a positive trend has emerged: Americans are more actively engaged in their finances. Research from Lincoln Financial Group (NYSE:LNC) shows that 79% of full-time…
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  • Seventh-Annual ASPIRE Awards Honor 12 OneAmerica Associates
    Seventh-Annual ASPIRE Awards Honor 12 OneAmerica Associates

    For epitomizing Achievement, Stewardship, Partnership, Integrity, Responsiveness and Excellence

    Twelve associates have been recognized by OneAmerica® as ASPIRE honorees as a result of their outstanding performance during a difficult year on behalf of the life insurance, retirement and employee benefits organization.
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  • MassMutual Joins UN-Supported Principles For Responsible Investment
    MassMutual Joins UN-Supported Principles For Responsible Investment

    To incorporate responsible practices into its investment strategy for the benefit of the environment, policyowners and society

    Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual) today announced that it has become a signatory of the United Nations-supported Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI), an international global network of asset managers, owners and service providers working together to put responsible investment into practice.
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  • RBC Introduces Business Compass Planning Tool To Help Advisors Succeed
    RBC Introduces Business Compass Planning Tool To Help Advisors Succeed

    Following successful pilot implementation, online tool is now available to more than 2,000 advisors

    Financial advisors with a clear and documented business plan are 92% more productive in their practices than those without; however, a 2018 study by Business Health revealed that only one in five practices hold such a plan.
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  • Integrity Innovates Insurance With Addition Of SeniorCare Benefits Call Center
    Integrity Innovates Insurance With Addition Of SeniorCare Benefits Call Center

    Technology-focused industry leaders combine to offer Americans more choices for how and where they can access personalized insurance solutions

    Integrity Marketing Group, LLC (“Integrity”), the nation’s largest independent distributor of life and health insurance products, today announced it has acquired SeniorCare Benefits (“SCB”), one of the industry’s most rapidly growing direct-to-consumer contact centers. As part of the transaction, Brent DePeppe, CEO of SCB, will become a Managing Partner with Integrity. Financial terms of the…
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  • Voya Advances Its Workplace Strategy Through Sale Of Independent Financial Planning Channel
    Voya Advances Its Workplace Strategy Through Sale Of Independent Financial Planning Channel

    Announces agreement for 900 independent financial professionals to transition to Cetera

    Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE: VOYA), announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement with Cetera Financial Group, Inc. (Cetera), one of the nation’s largest networks of independently managed broker-dealers, for Cetera to acquire the independent financial planning channel of Voya Financial Advisors (VFA), Voya’s registered investment advisor and broker-dealer. Through the transaction, approximately…
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  • Equitable Retirement Vision Launches With Enhanced Features & Services
    Equitable Retirement Vision Launches With Enhanced Features & Services

    New open architecture, mutual fund-based retirement plan platform features fiduciary support for plan sponsors

    Equitable, a leading financial services organization and principal franchise of Equitable Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: EQH), today unveiled Equitable Retirement VisionSM, a new platform for ERISA and non-ERISA retirement plans.
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  • Equitable Retirement Vision Launches With Enhanced Features & Services
    Equitable Retirement Vision Launches With Enhanced Features & Services

    New open architecture, mutual fund-based retirement plan platform features fiduciary support for plan sponsors

    Equitable, a leading financial services organization and principal franchise of Equitable Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: EQH), today unveiled Equitable Retirement VisionSM, a new platform for ERISA and non-ERISA retirement plans.
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  • Senior Industry Executives Look To Technology To Improve Customer Experience
    Senior Industry Executives Look To Technology To Improve Customer Experience

    As the pandemic accelerates the digital transformation of the industry

    Over the past several years, financial services companies have sought to leverage advances in technology to become more efficient and improve customer engagement. Based on interviews with 13 senior leaders across the insurance and retirement industries, LL Global, the parent company of LIMRA and LOMA, explored how the COVID-19 pandemic hastened the pace of adoption…
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  • Nuveen Expands Retirement Product Suite With Addition Of New Target Date Collective Investment Trust
    Nuveen Expands Retirement Product Suite With Addition Of New Target Date Collective Investment Trust

    New CIT series will utilize the same underlying funds and same passive investing strategy as existing mutual fund solution

    Nuveen, the global investment manager of TIAA, has expanded its target date fund solutions offering with the addition of the Nuveen TIAA Lifecycle Index CIT series. The new collective investment trust (CIT) series will further complement the firm's existing target date fund suite, which includes a robust offering of active, passive and blended strategies.
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  • Nationwide Partners With Annexus To Introduce Lifetime Income Builder
    Nationwide Partners With Annexus To Introduce Lifetime Income Builder

    Innovative new product with in-plan guarantee designed to maximize retirement income

    Nationwide and Annexus Retirement Solutions today announced that they have partnered to bring to market Lifetime Income Builder, an innovative in-plan guaranteed income solution that is built to help retirement plan participants maximize their retirement income.
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