New York Life says it leads in membership in the Million Dollar Round Table for the 51st straight year.[@@]

The company has around 2,300 agents in MDRT, an association of nearly 30,000 leading life insurance and financial producers around the world, including 14,500 members in the United States.

To qualify for membership in MDRT, applicants had to produce at least $67,400 in commissions or $134,800 in paid premiums for life insurance last year.

New York Life says it has over 600 members in MDRT from its units in Hong Kong, India, Mexico, the Philippines, South Korea, Taiwan and Thailand.