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LIMRA Research and Benchmark Studies

Access LIMRA’s research findings to develop and execute effective business strategies for engaging today’s ever-changing markets.

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Canadians and Life Insurance in the Time of COVID-19

Apr 20, 2021

How has COVID-19 impacted Canadians’ interest in life insurance and their expectations of the industry?

U.S. Individual Annuity Market

Apr 14, 2021

Benchmark sales, persistency, analysis, and outlook for a range of annuity products, reported by distribution channels and market types. (Updated: Variable Annuity Guaranteed Living Benefit Election Tracking, 4th Quarter 2020)

The Canadian Pension Market

Apr 12, 2021

This quarterly survey benchmarks Canadian pension sales and member activity.

2021 Insurance Barometer Study

Apr 12, 2021

The 2021 study period marks the 11th edition of the annual Insurance Barometer. Surveying American consumers during this difficult time provides critical insights for the industry on the impact that COVID-19 is having on financial attitudes and behaviors.

Stable Value and Funding Agreement Products Sales and Assets

Apr 12, 2021

See what the survey says . . . about bank and insurance company sales and asset data by major product line in a study jointly sponsored by the Secure Retirement Institute and the Stable Value Investment Association.

U.S. Individual Long-Term Care Insurance Sales and In-Force

Mar 31, 2021

Find it here — midyear and year-end sales and in-force benchmarks for individual long-term care insurance in the U.S. market. (Updated April 8, 2020)

Moving Plans? COVID-19’s Impact on Retirement Housing

Mar 31, 2021

Did the COVID-19 pandemic cause retirees and pre-retirees to change their plans for housing in retirement?

Monthly Individual Life Sales

Mar 29, 2021

Get the latest monthly individual life sales and application trends.

The 401(k) Scorecard

Mar 24, 2021

Keep score . . . on the most important quarterly and year-to-date 401(k) sales information.

In the House: Exploring Retiree and Pre-Retiree Housing

Mar 24, 2021

Assisted living and medical care rank low on pre-retiree and retiree housing resource requirements. Affordability tops their lists, while low maintenance and closeness to family are distant seconds.

Financial Crimes Services and Fraud Prevention Study

Mar 23, 2021

LIMRA’s Financial Crimes Services (FCS) and Fraud Prevention study provides the life insurance and retirement services industry with a collective look at the most current data, metrics, and information related to their financial crimes services and fraud prevention programs.

Canadian Independent Insurance Advisor Survey

Mar 22, 2021

How is the pandemic disrupting independent insurance advisors in the Canadian market?

How Can We Help You? Using Employer Perceptions to Define Digital Tool Opportunity and Strategy in Voluntary Benefits

Mar 22, 2021

Get information on employer perceptions that can help drive strategy in digital tool development: availability of digital tools, usefulness of a specific tool in addressing a significant problem, and tool quality.

Bank Life Insurance Sales

Mar 18, 2021

LIMRA's bank life insurance sales quarterly benchmark.