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IRI Issues Fourth-Quarter 2016 Annuity Sales Report

Posted on March 30, 2017

The Insured Retirement Institute (IRI) today announced final fourth-quarter and full-year 2016 sales results for the U.S. annuity industry

New Book Shares Inspiring Stories of Women Overcoming Financial Challenges

Posted on January 10, 2017

IRI President and CEO Cathy Weatherford’s new book, “Women and Wealth: Inspiring Stories from Real Women on the Path to Financial Success,” is now available to download for free at IRIonline.org.

Holistic Retirement Planning on the Horizon

Posted on December 20, 2016

A new IRI report forecasts that more advisors will embrace holistic retirement planning with a focus on income-generating strategies, as they try to address strong demand for lifetime income while adding value to the client-advisor relationship.