New Products / Announcements

  • Pacific Life Collaborates With Ensight™ & Insurance Technologies on New Dynamic Client Illustration Tool for Annuities
    Pacific Life Collaborates With Ensight™ & Insurance Technologies on New Dynamic Client Illustration Tool for Annuities

    Pacific Life becomes first annuity provider to offer financial professionals an interactive, personalized client illustration presentation tool

    Today, Pacific Life, in collaboration with Ensight and Insurance Technologies, introduced an innovative new sales tool that links to its current illustration software to provide financial professionals with an interactive, personalized presentation or e-brochure they can share with clients
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  • Fidelity Investments Launches Guaranteed Income Direct
    Fidelity Investments Launches Guaranteed Income Direct

    Helping workers convert 401(k) and 403(b) savings into annuities at retirement

    Fidelity Investments today announced Guaranteed Income Direct, a retirement income product that allows individuals to convert a portion of their 401(k) or 403(b) savings into an annuity to provide consistent, pension-like payments throughout retirement.
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  • Integrity Expands Presence In Midwest With Landmark IMO PIPAC Health & Life Insurance Brokerage
    Integrity Expands Presence In Midwest With Landmark IMO PIPAC Health & Life Insurance Brokerage

    Rapidly growing IMO will gain access to Integrity's insurtech platform to enhance their reach and influence in the health and life insurance markets

    Integrity Marketing Group, LLC ("Integrity"), one of the nation's leading independent distributors of life, health and wealth products, today announced it has acquired PIPAC Health & Life Insurance Brokerage, ("PIPAC"), an independent marketing organization ("IMO") based in Cedar Falls, Iowa.
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  • Blue Rock Avenue One Rebrands To Veery Capital
    Blue Rock Avenue One Rebrands To Veery Capital

    The new name is set to reflect the evolving nature of the firm

    Blue Rock Avenue One, a financial planning firm specializing in wealth management and retirement planning, has officially announced its rebrand to Veery Capital. This decision comes after a period of steady growth as the Veery Capital team has made major strides over the past few years. The new branding is designed to reflect those changes…
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  • Haven Life & Lantern Launch Partnership To Help Destigmatize End-Of-Life Planning For Customers
    Haven Life & Lantern Launch Partnership To Help Destigmatize End-Of-Life Planning For Customers

    Haven Term policyholders will have lifetime access to Lantern's end-of-life planning services at no cost—including pre-planning and after-loss planning tools, as well as a one-to-one after-loss consultation

    Haven Life, the customer centric life insurance agency backed and wholly owned by Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual), and Lantern, a public benefit corporation committed to helping people navigate life before and after a death, are launching a new partnership to make end-of-life planning easier for eligible Haven Term policyholders.
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  • CFP Joins Financial Alliance For Racial Equity (FARE)
    CFP Joins Financial Alliance For Racial Equity (FARE)

    In support the growth of Black professionals entering and succeeding in the financial services profession

    The CFP Board Center for Financial Planning (“Center”) today announced it will join the Financial Alliance for Racial Equity (FARE), a partnership between leading financial services organizations, associations and historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs).
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  • New York Life Expands Suite of Protection-Oriented Solutions With New Participating Individual Disability Insurance Policy
    New York Life Expands Suite of Protection-Oriented Solutions With New Participating Individual Disability Insurance Policy

    MyIncome Protector helps safeguard consumers’ ability to earn an income, offers unique features for business owners and medical professionals

    New York Life, America’s largest[1] and most admired[2] mutual life insurer, today announced the launch of MyIncome Protector, the first in a suite of solutions designed to replace a portion of income in the event of a disability. The launch continues the company’s long tradition of meeting the evolving needs of customers at every stage…
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  • Protective Life Unveils Inaugural Sustainability Report, “Because We’re All Protectors”
    Protective Life Unveils Inaugural Sustainability Report, “Because We’re All Protectors”

    Demonstrates its commitment to advancing a sustainable company by highlighting 2020 sustainability progress in core areas of business, people and community

    Following the recent launch of a new brand identity, Protective Life Corporation (Protective), a wholly owned U.S. subsidiary of Dai-ichi Life Holdings, Inc. (TSE:8750), today announced the publication of the Company’s 2020 Sustainability Report, “Because we’re all protectors.” The inaugural report details the actions, progress and achievements resulting from the Company’s sustainability strategy.
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  • American Equity Launches A New Fixed Index Annuity – FlexShield 10
    American Equity Launches A New Fixed Index Annuity – FlexShield 10

    Offers a next generation crediting strategy to drive growth opportunities

    For the millions of Americans looking for more flexible accumulation options as they grow their nest egg, American Equity Investment Life Insurance Company launches a new fixed index annuity – FlexShield 10.
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  • John Hancock Introduces Signature Fiduciary Connect
    John Hancock Introduces Signature Fiduciary Connect

    Bringing Signature Fiduciary Connect to plan sponsors seeking additional support in offering workplace 401ks

    John Hancock Retirement, a company of Manulife Investment Management, today introduces Signature Fiduciary Connect. Signature Fiduciary Connect is a comprehensive new service model giving plan sponsors additional support for the administrative and fiduciary duties needed to offer workplace 401k plans.
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  • Breeze Launches Online Portal To Streamline How Agents Sell Disability Insurance
    Breeze Launches Online Portal To Streamline How Agents Sell Disability Insurance

    The Breeze Agent Portal allows agents to quote, apply for, and possibly even instantly bind disability and critical illness insurance policies for clients.

    Breeze, an insurtech focused on disability insurance, has launched the Breeze Agent Portal that streamlines how agents sell disability insurance and critical illness insurance to consumers. "Today, we're excited to announce the launch of our Breeze Agent Portal, which gives insurance agents the ability to leverage our underwriting technology.
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  • Principal Expands Retirement Plan Access To Hispanic Workers By Taking Savings Mobile
    Principal Expands Retirement Plan Access To Hispanic Workers By Taking Savings Mobile

    Retirement industry leader adds Spanish-language option to retirement app, enhancing suite of resources customized to address savings gap for Hispanic workers

    Principal Financial Group® announced today an expansion of its suite of retirement solutions for Hispanic workers by adding a Spanish-language option to its mobile retirement app. This enhancement is designed to help increase retirement savings and management access to the thousands of Hispanic workers Principal® serves as many face a retirement savings gap made worse…
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  • Voya Launches MyCompass American Funds
    Voya Launches MyCompass American Funds

    Expanding their suite of target date solutions for retirement plan participants

    Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE: VOYA), announced today the launch of MyCompass American Funds, the latest addition to Voya’s suite of target date fund (TDF) solutions for plan sponsors. Now available to all Voya retirement plan customers, MyCompass American Funds offers a collective investment trust (CIT) target date series that includes management from industry leaders including…
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