Americo Introduces a Single-Premium Immediate LTCI Policy
Legacy Marketing Group, the distributor, says the product is available consumers ages 65 and older in 32 states.
Retirement Crisis? Only for Those Nearing Retirement
“For those close to retirement today, the environment is going to be dramatically different,” a BlackRock Retirement Institute exec says.
The Key to Unlocking US GDP Growth? Women
According to S&P Global, there’s an opportunity to add 5-10% to nominal GDP by attracting more women to the workforce.
SEC Chief Clayton Issues Warning on Cryptocurrencies, ICOs
“If you choose to invest in these products, please ask questions and demand clear answers,” Clayton said on the day Bitcoin futures debuted.
Consumers See Life Insurers As Safer Than Credit Card Companies
Consumers told Prudential that they think life insurers are also safer than banks.
IRI Finds 15% Drop in Q3 Annuity Sales
Sales of indexed annuities fell less than sales of variable annuities.
State Insurance Regulators May Get to Outrank CFPB
The ACLI is backing a bill that would give commissioners the edge in turf wars.
Regulation-Killing Push Falls Short of White House Boasts
White House officials are touting cuts to regulations as one of their top achievements. But government records tell a different story.
Shutdown Risk Spikes as Congress Faces Another December Deadline
Getting Susan Collins and Mark Walker to vote for the same bill could take work.
Bitcoin Futures Deliver Wild Ride as Debut Brings Rally, Halts
Cboe trading resumes after two circuit-breakers tripped; derivatives may ease wagers on cryptocurrency’s rise or fall.