Sales increased to $447 million, up 3.4% from the total for the first quarter of 2016.
Wink reported those figures in a summary of results from a survey of 100 U.S. life carriers.
Wink has been collecting indexed universal life insurance sales data since 1997.
The Pleasant Hill, Iowa-based company has just started collecting data on sales of fixed universal life insurance and whole life insurance. The insurers that participated in the company’s latest survey reported generating $485 million in fixed universal life sales in the first quarter, and $933 million in whole life sales.