April 15, 2019

Newest Product Releases in Life Insurance & Annuities: Q1 2019

In this free slide deck, we examine new product releases from annuity carriers and life insurers covered in Corporate Insight’s Annuity Monitor and Life Insurance Monitor research services. These include new releases from Lincoln Financial, Nationwide and Prudential. We provide a rundown of all new products released in the first quarter of 2019 and highlight […]

March 13, 2019

Financially Responsible Lawnmower Racers Can Rejoice: Life by Spot Is Live

Life by Spot, the life insurance firm that Corporate Insight first examined in January, is now offering short-term policies for adrenaline junkies, emailing interested prospects to announce the launch a few weeks after going live. Getting a quote from Spot’s website is quick and relatively simple: the questions are of the yes-or-no variety, including whether […]

January 05, 2019

Latest Annuity and Life Insurance Product Updates

This slide deck examines product releases from annuity carriers and life insurers covered in Corporate Insight’s Annuity Monitor and Life Insurance Monitor research services. We provide a rundown of new products introduced on coverage group firms’ websites in the second half of 2018 and highlight their key features. Download Slide Deck If you do not […]

January 02, 2019

Life by Spot: Can Short-Term Life Insurance Succeed in the Long Run?

Do people who jump out of airplanes for fun also buy life insurance? A new insurance company is going to find out. Life by Spot, a Texas-based startup, plans to offer short-term life insurance to skydivers, lawnmower racers and other thrill-seekers starting in 2019. Traditional insurers have long been reluctant to insure skydivers, who statistically […]

November 20, 2018

Better Safe Than Sorry: Annuity Firms Ramp Up Login and Security Features

Recent technological advances coupled with breaches and fraud scares have driven financial services firms to improve their login and security processes. Annuity firms, ever trailing industry leaders, are finally catching up. Login overhauls and bolstered security lead to more findable login pages and greater use of two-factor authentication. Account protection is a top priority, but […]

November 20, 2018

Select Life Insurance Needs Calculators Stand Out for Unique Features

Features on State Farm’s and USAA’s life insurance needs calculators set them apart as prospects research coverage options. Thus far in 2018, half of all adults have visited a life insurance company website to seek information online, making these resources imperative to bettering a prospect’s understanding of their coverage needs. Life insurance needs calculators allow […]

January 16, 2018

Annuity and Life Insurance Product Update – Q4 2017

This slide deck examines new product releases from annuity carriers and life insurers covered in our Annuity Monitor and Life Insurance Monitor research services. Inside, we provide a rundown of the new products introduced on the firms’ websites in the fourth quarter of 2017 and highlight their key features. If you are unable to access […]

October 25, 2017

Annuity and Life Insurance Product Update – Q3 2017

This slide deck examines new product releases from annuity carriers and life insurers covered in our Annuity Monitor and Life Insurance Monitor research services. Inside, we provide a rundown of the new products introduced on the firms’ websites in the third quarter of 2017 and highlight their key features. If you are unable to access […]

July 07, 2017

Annuity and Life Insurance Product Update – Q2 2017

This slide deck examines new product releases from annuity carriers and life insurers covered in our Annuity Monitor and Life Insurance Monitor research services. Inside, we provide a rundown of the new products introduced on the firms’ websites in the second quarter of 2017 and highlight their key features. If you are unable to access […]