LIMRA Secure Retirement Institute (LIMRA SRI) released its three year annuity sales forecast for 2018, 2019 and 2020. After six consecutive quarters of declines, total annuity sales leveled off in the fourth quarter 2017 and first quarter 2018. Improved economic
Windsor, Conn., April 4, 2019 – New LIMRA Secure Retirement Institute (LIMRA SRI) announces its annuity sales forecast for the next five years.
Delay in DOL Rule Prompts LIMRA Secure Retirement Institute to Adjust its Annuity Sales Forecast in 2018
LIMRA Secure Retirement Institute has revised its annuity sales forecast for 2018, following a delay in the Department of Labor fiduciary rule (DOL rule).
LIMRA Secure Retirement Institute: Third Quarter Fixed Indexed Annuities Smash Sales Record for Second Consecutive Quarter
WINDSOR, Conn., Nov. 26, 2018—Fixed indexed annuity (FIA) sales were $18.0 billion, 38 percent higher than third quarter 2016 and 2 percent higher than second quarter sales results, according to LIMRA Secure Retirement Institute (LIMRA SRI) Third Quarter 2018 Sales Survey (representing 95 percent of the market).
Institute analysts project 15 20 percent increase for indexed annuities by year end. WINDSOR, Conn., Aug. 2, 2016—LIMRA Secure Retirement Institute forecasts a 15 20 percent increase in retail indexed annuity sales in 2016, compared with 2015 results.
LIMRA Secure Retirement Institute: Second Quarter 2016 Fixed Indexed Annuity Sales Exceed Quarterly All-Time Record
WINDSOR, Conn., Aug. 16, 2016—According to LIMRA Secure Retirement Institute’s Second Quarter U.S. Annuity Sales survey, fixed indexed annuity sales were $16.2 billion, 30 percent higher than prior year and surpassing prior quarterly sales records.
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.
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.
In 2017, total annuity sales were $203.5 billion, a decline of 8 percent from prior year, according to LIMRA Secure Retirement Institute (LIMRA SRI). Overall in 2017, companies continued to face economic and regulatory challenges as prolonged low interest rates