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New, free video learning activities: The Effects of Low Interest Rates on Insurers

New, free video learning activities: The Effects of Low Interest Rates on Insurers

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Effects of Low Interest Rates on Insurers, Part 2: New Business

Everybody has heard about the fall in the stock market, but more important for insurers is that interest rates are at historic lows. But why are low interest rates so worrying for insurers? Part 2 of LOMA’s pair of short animated videos on the impact of low interest rates for insurance companies explains the effects of low interest rates on new business. Part 1 describes the effects on in-force business.

Short, Targeted Learning

When we say short, we mean less than 5 minutes! And it’s so worth the time—the Part 2 video covers

  • Sources of revenue for insurers
  • Effects of low projected investment earnings on pricing
  • Effects on insurance product sales and profitability
  • Increased popularity of products with downside protection
  • Insurance/annuity advantages over competitive products

We've added the videos to our News & Research section here:

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Posted by Kathy Ryan at 08/10/2020 04:47:04 PM