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- Allianz Life believes its new annuity is the only paying RILA with a lifetime withdrawal guarantee rider.
- Buyers of a new North American Company annuity can use a rider to protect against one of four types of risk.
- Lombard International purchases variable private placement annuities.
DPL Financial Partners and Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America have introduced what they believe to be a single annuity.
According to DPL, the new Allianz Index Advantage Income ADV variable annuity contract appears to be the only fee-based indexed annuity with a guaranteed lifetime withdrawal guarantee.
The income allowance rider is automatically included in the contract and cannot be deleted.
Allianz Life will charge a product fee based on the value of the contract. The product charge will be 0.25% of the contract value, and the income benefit rider will cost 0.7% of the contract value, according to DPL.
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DPL is a company that operates an online marketplace for annuities. Allianz Life is now distributing the new annuity through the DPL platform for registered investment advisers, DPL said.
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North American Life and Health Insurance Company
North American Company for Life and Health Insurance – a subsidiary of Sammons Financial Group – joins Annexus to launch two annuity contracts.
Annexus is an annuity designer and distributor based in Scottsdale, Arizona.
One of the new annuities is North American Secure +. The other is the North American Secure Horizon Plus.