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NAHU Puts Master Explainers on Capitol Hill

NAHU Puts Master Explainers on Capitol Hill

Plenty has changed in health policy in the past year, but the ground continues to shake. Source: Think Advisor     

February 26, 2018 | By More
5 Lessons From a Hot Life Startup

5 Lessons From a Hot Life Startup

For Ladder Life’s founders, the best recruiting tool is something you know. Source: Think Advisor     

February 25, 2018 | By More
Alzheimer’s Death Rate Continues to Rise: CDC

Alzheimer’s Death Rate Continues to Rise: CDC

The age-adjusted death rates for heart disease and cancer fell. Source: Think Advisor     

February 25, 2018 | By More
Life Settlement Investors Head to New York

Life Settlement Investors Head to New York

The new tax flow could help, but higher cost of insurance charges could hurt. Source: Think Advisor     

February 25, 2018 | By More
3 Top New Life Product Announcements

3 Top New Life Product Announcements

New York Life, Lincoln Financial and AXA have all put new life products on the shelves. Source: Think Advisor     

February 25, 2018 | By More
IRS Blesses 2017 Mortality Tables

IRS Blesses 2017 Mortality Tables

Revenue Procedure 2018-10 opens a 2010 safe harbor to any standard table that extends past age 100 Source: Think Advisor     

February 24, 2018 | By More
China Dodges an AIG Moment With Anbang’s Parting Whimper

China Dodges an AIG Moment With Anbang’s Parting Whimper

The author says Anbang’s main problem is a mismatch between its assets and its insurance obligations. Source: Think Advisor     

February 24, 2018 | By More
China Seizes Anbang, Charges Dealmaking Founder With Fraud

China Seizes Anbang, Charges Dealmaking Founder With Fraud

A company that could have acquired Fidelity & Guaranty Life has ended up in its regulators’ arms. Source: Think Advisor     

February 24, 2018 | By More
Standard Life Sells Insurer Unit to Phoenix for $4.5 Billion

Standard Life Sells Insurer Unit to Phoenix for $4.5 Billion

Standard Life is getting out of the insurance business after being in it for almost 200 years. Source: Think Advisor     

February 24, 2018 | By More
Annuity Sales Stabilize: LIMRA

Annuity Sales Stabilize: LIMRA

Sales of indexed annuity contracts grew 5%. Variable annuity sales fell less than usual. Source: Think Advisor     

February 23, 2018 | By More