New Products / Announcements

  • Allianz Life Grants $380,000 to Nonprofits Supporting Senior Services
    Allianz Life Grants $380,000 to Nonprofits Supporting Senior Services

    Company Gives Record Amount to Senior Services Grant Program

    Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America (Allianz Life®) announced today that it has given $380,000 in grants to 21 Twin Cities nonprofits that enhance seniors’ quality of life through community programming and outreach.
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  • Brighthouse Financial Joins Envestnet Insurance Exchange
    Brighthouse Financial Joins Envestnet Insurance Exchange

    Company brings fee-based version of flagship Shield product to leading wealth management platform

    January 15, 2019: Brighthouse Financial® (Nasdaq: BHF) today announced that it will be among the first companies to offer annuities through the Envestnet Insurance Exchange (iX), a program that integrates insurance solutions into the wealth management process on the Envestnet platform.
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  • Integrity Marketing Group Acquires Eldercare Insurance Services
    Integrity Marketing Group Acquires Eldercare Insurance Services

    One of largest Senior Market insurance marketing organizations in the U.S.

    Integrity Marketing Group, LLC ("Integrity"), the nation's largest independent distributor of life and health insurance products, today announced that it has acquired Eldercare Insurance Services, Inc. ("Eldercare or the Company"), one of largest Senior Market insurance marketing organizations ("IMO") in the United States.
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  • Securian Financial Introduces New Multi-Year Guaranteed Annuity
    Securian Financial Introduces New Multi-Year Guaranteed Annuity

    SecureOption® Choice gives advisors a competitive edge in the multi-year guaranteed annuity market

    Securian Financial has launched SecureOption® Choice, a new fixed deferred annuity designed to give financial professionals a competitive edge in the multi-year guaranteed annuity (MYGA) marketplace.
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  • Nationwide Offers New Suite of Indexed Universal Life products
    Nationwide Offers New Suite of Indexed Universal Life products

    New transparent products provide both growth potential and protection

    Nationwide is now offering the Nationwide® Indexed Universal Life (IUL) suite, adding two new IUL products to its portfolio of financial solutions to help advisors meet the specific needs of their clients in a transparent way.
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  • MassMutual Significantly Expands Suite of Employee Benefits
    MassMutual Significantly Expands Suite of Employee Benefits

    Caregiving and parental leaves, fertility and family planning, gender affirmation amongst offerings

    To better meet the needs of a diverse and growing workforce and continue to attract top talent, Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual) has announced a significant expansion of its employee benefit offerings.
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  • Lion Street Shows Successful Agents the Value of True Independent Firm Ownership Through the Road to Independence™ Platform
    Lion Street Shows Successful Agents the Value of True Independent Firm Ownership Through the Road to Independence™ Platform

    Breaking away from a captive agent system and going independent can look daunting

    Many successful life insurance agents, practices and firms have outgrown the traditional agency distribution model. However, breaking away from a captive agent system and going independent can look daunting. In response, Lion Street has developed the Road to Independence™ platform.
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  • MassMutual Appoints Three New Benefits Wholesalers
    MassMutual Appoints Three New Benefits Wholesalers

    To Support voluntary-benefits in the workplace

    Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Co. (MassMutual) has appointed three new managing directors for benefits to support sales of voluntary benefits in the workplace by benefits brokers and financial advisors.
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  • Santa Fe Firm Launches Innovative, Environmentally Responsible Retirement Plan
    Santa Fe Firm Launches Innovative, Environmentally Responsible Retirement Plan

    A groundbreaking series of age-based model portfolios

    LongView Asset Management, LLC, a Registered Investment Advisor based in Santa Fe, NM, in conjunction with United World College-USA and TIAA, is pleased to announce the launch of a groundbreaking series of age-based model portfolios incorporating environmental, social and governance ("ESG") criteria into the college's retirement plan as its default investment.
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  • For Your Health: Go, Know… Take Control
    For Your Health: Go, Know… Take Control

    Cigna Brings Together Queen Latifah, Nick Jonas and Ted Danson to Encourage Everyone to Take Control of Both Their Physical and Emotional Health

    Global health service company Cigna Corporation (NYSE: CI) today unveiled a new initiative championing its whole person approach to health and well-being.
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  • Focus on ‘Educate and Elevate’ Driving Results for Clients
    Focus on ‘Educate and Elevate’ Driving Results for Clients

    OneAmerica's value-driven program trains benefits life insurance/disability brokers

    An in-demand employee benefits training program offered to financial professionals through select agencies will return in 2019. OneAmerica® continues to build on a pledge to help “educate and elevate” the broker community through improving their understanding of affordable voluntary products and effectively boosting their productivity through consultative practice within a customers-first service context.
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  • Financial Institutions Streamline Investment-Management-Operations with Cloud-Based Solution
    Financial Institutions Streamline Investment-Management-Operations with Cloud-Based Solution

    Fiserv's 'Advantage Fee' provides optimized design and guided workflows to simplify fee billing and invoicing

    Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ: FISV), a leading global provider of financial services technology solutions, today announced that it is helping to simplify investment management fee billing and invoice operations for financial institutions worldwide.
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  • John Hancock Partners With One-Drop To Help Manage Diabetes
    John Hancock Partners With One-Drop To Help Manage Diabetes

    Empowering people living with diabetes to improve their health and financial wellness

    Today, John Hancock announced a partnership with One Drop, a leader in the development of integrated digital therapeutics solutions for people with diabetes, whereby John Hancock Vitality life insurance customers will have direct access to One Drop’s diabetes management mobile app and curated content.
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