LIMRA Secure Retirement Institute (LIMRA SRI) data shows that fixed annuities were the main driver of growth in 2018. This growth was fueled by indexed annuity sales reaching nearly $70 billion, this is over $10 billion higher than the prior record growth. Looking ahead, fixed annuities will remain in the spotlight, with indexed annuities positioned for significant growth in the next five years.
Alison Salka, Ph.D.
LIMRA Unplugged is a video podcast series designed to explore issues and trends within the financial services industry. Hosted by Alison Salka, LIMRA research director, and Jim Kerley, LIMRA chief membership officer, the series combines LIMRA research with real-world insights to offer an in-depth understanding about market challenges and opportunities.