AmeriLife Group LLC says it has acquired Dallas Financial Wholesalers.
AmeriLife is a Clearwater, Florida-based life, health and annuity distributor that generates more than $3 billion in annual annuity premium revenue and has relationships with about 140,000 agents and advisors.
DFW is a Plano, Texas-based independent marketing organization (IMO) that was founded in 1988. It now has a distribution network that reaches into all 50 states.
In 1996, DFW worked with insurers to develop the first multi-year guarantee annuity (MYGA) available for general distribution, according to DFW.
Ron Rawlings, DFW’s founder, has served on the board of the Financial Planning Association.