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Access the best thinking on the forces driving the industry. Here you will find articles devoted to the critical issues of the day, including such topics as distribution, technology, marketing strategies, retirement, globalization, demographics, financial integration, and products and services.

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  • Apex AwardsFor 30 years, LIMRA MarketFacts has been the premier publication for financial services executives worldwide. Our mission is to bring the latest, most pertinent industry information to our readership — whether it is derived from industry research, company best practices, or insightful thought leadership. Learn more.



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President’s Page: Will There Be a New Normal?

David Levenson, President and CEO of LL Global, speaks to how the association and our industry can take a leadership role in driving positive change in a time of brokenness. “We can only hope that individuals and companies unify to take responsibility and accountability for addressing racial inequality.”

Workplace Benefits Commentary: The New World of Work

A look at how recent events have changed the world of work and the workplace benefits business model. “Many foresee remote work having permanence, and some form of hybrid work model emerging.”

COVID-19 Commentary: A Farewell to Handshakes: Life Markets in a Post-COVID World

A brief look at how the pandemic is affecting distribution and face-to-face communication. “COVID-19 has redefined the handshake from a gesture of good will and trust to an unwelcome invasion of personal space and a health risk.”

Look Again: The Workplace Redefined

Alison Salka, SVP and Director of LIMRA Member Benefits and Research, explores industry response to the current environment, in terms of benefits, financial wellness, and support. “One silver lining of the global crisis may be the enduring improvements in benefits that secure a brighter future for all.”

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About LIMRA MarketFacts

LIMRA MarketFacts offers unmatched content by inviting authorship from representatives of companies in LIMRA’s vast member roster, as well as from LIMRA’s internal subject matter experts and global thought leaders impacting the financial services arena.

Why is LIMRA MarketFacts different from other industry trade publications? Because we concentrate on developing in-depth, insightful articles devoted to the critical issues of the day impacting financial services industry decision-makers. By blending exclusive perspectives from LIMRA’s renowned research team and marketing experts with the industry’s top thought leadership, LIMRA MarketFacts provides the latest information on how companies can maximize their marketing and distribution effectiveness in an ever-evolving environment.

In these turbulent times, it is imperative that you have access to the best thinking on the forces driving change in the financial services industry. LIMRA MarketFacts is the vehicle that industry executives turn to most for LIMRA’s longstanding brand in research excellence. 

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2020 Publication Schedule

Issue  Article Submissions Due  Distribution 
 Number 1 October 15, 2019 Print and Digital Editions
January 23, 2020
 Number 2 January 15, 2020 Print and Digital Editions
Online: April 17, 2020
 Number 3 April 15, 2020 Print and Digital Editions
Online: July 23, 2020
 Number 4 July 15, 2020 Print and Digital Editions
October 21, 2020
 Number 1, 2021 October 15, 2020 Print and Digital Editions
January 23, 2021

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If you are interested in submitting an article for consideration, please contact Mary-Beth Selby or 1-860-830-1442.

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Mary-Beth Selby, M.A.

Editor-in-Chief, LIMRA MarketFacts

Work Phone: (860) 830-1442