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New LIMRA Secure Retirement Institute Research Uncovers the Benefits of Formal Written Retirement Plans
WINDSOR, Conn, Feb. 2, 2016—A new LIMRA Secure Retirement Institute study finds that pre-retirees and retirees (ages 55 75 with financial assets of $100,000+) who have a formal written retirement plan are more likely to feel more confident they are saving enough for retirement and more than twice as likely to feel very prepared for retirement than those without one.
WINDSOR, Conn., April 27, 2017 — A new LIMRA Secure Retirement Institute study finds 43 percent of U.S. pre-retirees (ages 50-75) who work with an advisor feel well prepared for retirement, compared with just 21 percent of pre-retirees who do not work with an advisor.
LIMRA Secure Retirement Institute: U.S. Single Premium Pension Buy-out Sales Post Record-Breaking Results for Second Consecutive Quarter
WINDSOR, Conn., Nov. 16, 2017—U.S. single premium pension buy out product sales were $6.4 billion in the third quarter of 2017, a 7 percent increase compared with prior year.
LIMRA Secure Retirement Institute: U.S. Single Premium Pension Buy-out Sales Break 15-Year Record in the Second Quarter 2017
WINDSOR, Conn., August 31, 2017 – U.S. single premium pension buy-out product sales were $4.1 billion in the second quarter of 2017, more than three times higher than sales recorded in the second quarter 2016, according to LIMRA Secure Retirement Institute’s quarterly U.S. Group Annuity Risk Transfer Survey.
LIMRA Secure Retirement Institute: The Single Retiree Market Presents Major Opportunity for Advisors
The media often depicts retirement as a couple walking down a beach holding hands or sitting on a white beach chair watching wave’s crash down on the shore. For many American retirees, that is simply not a reality.
LIMRA Secure Retirement Institute: U.S. Single Premium Pension Buy-out Sales Exceeds $1.3 billion in the First Quarter 2018
WINDSOR, Conn., May 23, 2018 – U.S. single premium pension buy-out product sales exceeded $1.3 billion in the first quarter 2018, dropping 3 percent from first quarter 2017. This is the 12th consecutive quarter of sales over $1 billion, according to the LIMRA Secure Retirement Institute (LIMRA SRI) quarterly U.S. Group Annuity Risk Transfer Survey.
New LIMRA Secure Retirement Institute Research Shows Consumers Buy Annuities to Create Income for Retirement
NEW YORK CITY, Oct. 30, 2018 A new LIMRA Secure Retirement Institute (LIMRA SRI) study of annuity owners finds the top two reasons consumers buy annuities are to supplement Social Security/pension income and to receive guaranteed income payments for life.
LIMRA Secure Retirement Institute: Expectations vs. Reality – More than a Quarter of U.S. Retirees Underestimated Basic Living Expenses in Retirement
WINSDOR, Conn. Oct. 16, 2017— A new study by LIMRA Secure Retirement Institute finds 26 percent of retirees said their basic living expenses in retirement were higher than they expected prior to retiring.