WINDSOR, Conn., August 23, 2017 – In the first half of the year, total annuity sales decreased 10 percent to $105.8 billion compared with the first six months of 2016, according to LIMRA Secure Retirement Institute’s Second Quarter 2017 U.S. Retail Annuity Sales Survey.
WINDSOR, Conn., June 2, 2008 — For the first quarter of 2008, U.S. individual annuity sales rose nine percent over the first quarter of 2007 reaching $63.4 billion, according to LIMRA.
WINDSOR, Conn., Feb. 24, 2009 – While sales of variable annuities slumped, fixed annuity sales soared 79 percent in the fourth quarter to end 2008 at a record-setting single year figure of $109.4 billion which kept overall annuity sales growth in positive territory, according to LIMRA's U.S. Individual Annuities Fourth Quarter 2008 Sales Report.
WINDSOR, Conn., Dec. 1, 2008 – Despite the decline of variable annuity (VA) sales, overall sales of individual annuities continue at a record setting pace in 2008, reaching $197.1 billion through the first three quarters, according to LIMRA’s U.S. Individual Annuities Third Quarter 2008 Sales Report.
Total U.S. annuity sales were $46.8 billion in the third quarter, down 13 percent from prior year, according to LIMRA Secure Retirement Institute’s Third Quarter 2017 U.S. Retail Annuity Sales Survey.
A recent LIMRA Secure Retirement Institute research briefing finds that banks and career agents manage the client relationships for nearly two-thirds of fixed-rate annuity assets.
WINDSOR, Conn., May 18, 2017 – U.S. annuity sales were $52.0 billion, a slight uptick from fourth quarter, but a 12 percent decline from the first quarter 2016, according to LIMRA Secure Retirement Institute’s First Quarter 2017 U.S. Retail Annuity Sales Survey.
WINDSOR, Conn., March 21, 2019 – In 2018, total annuity sales increased 15 percent to $233.7 billion, compared with 2017 results, according to LIMRA Secure Retirement Institute’s Fourth Quarter 2018 U.S. Retail Annuity Sales Survey.
WINDSOR, Conn., Sept. 3, 2008 — U.S. individual annuity sales improved four percent to reach $68.4 billion in the second quarter of 2008, according to LIMRA. Sales for the first half of 2008 were up seven percent over first half of 2007, reaching $131.9 billion.