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Variable Annuities Articles
Annuities come in all shapes and sizes and advisors need to be able to tell their clients the advantages and problems of each, say three advisors.
LPL Financial has agreed to reimburse more than half a million dollars to investors to settle complaints over switching annuities, a securities regulator said
The Insured Retirement Institute, the trade group for the annuities industry, named LPL Financial President Robert Moore as its new chairman.
Industry-wide annuity sales rose to $59.9 billion in this year's second quarter, a 9.9 percent increase from last year.
The acquisition makes Great-West Financial the second largest provider in the U.S. defined contribution market with nearly 7 million participants, says the firm.
David Lau, Jefferson National Financial’s chief operating officer, has vacated the post after nine years with the company, company officials confirmed today.
Prudential Plc, the largest U.K. insurer by market value, extended its lead in U.S. variable annuity sales at its Jackson National Life unit as rivals scaled back.
Jeff Pruitt has joined the firm from PNC Asset Management.
Hartford Financial Services Group Inc. promoted Christopher Swift to chief executive officer to replace Liam McGee, who is stepping down after a medical procedure related to a brain tumor.
Veteran annuity researcher Frank O’Connor has joined the association from Morningstar.
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