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  • Global Atlantic to reinsure $9 billion of fixed annuities and other spread business as part of The Hartford’s sale of Talcott Resolution

    12/04/2017

    NEW YORK, New York — Global Atlantic Financial Group announced it is reinsuring through a subsidiary approximately $9 billion of fixed annuities and other spread-based reserves following The Hartford’s sale of Talcott Resolution. The sale is subject to customary closing conditions, including regulatory approvals, and is expected to close in the...

  • Global Atlantic launches Lifetime Builder Elite, raising the bar on indexed universal life

    11/27/2017

    NEW YORK — Global Atlantic Financial Group, a company focused on the U.S. retirement and life insurance markets, recently announced the launch of Lifetime Builder Elite, a new flagship accumulation-oriented indexed universal life insurance (IUL) policy. Lifetime Builder Elite offers policyholders a compelling, industry-first loan option, as well...

  • Global Atlantic is the fastest growing company in annuity industry over last 5 years

    08/24/2017

    NEW YORK — Global Atlantic Financial Group, a retirement and life insurer focused on the U.S. market, is the fastest growing company in the annuity industry over the last five-year period, based on LIMRA participant reports. No other company with at least $250 million in sales grew faster from the start of 2012 to year-end 2016. Global Atlantic...

  • Industry veteran Milberger to lead Global Atlantic preneed sales

    08/09/2017

    NEW YORK, New York — Global Atlantic Financial Group announced the hiring of funeral industry veteran Kelly Milberger as Senior Vice President, National Sales Manager for the company’s preneed life insurance business. Milberger will lead a sales force responsible for serving and expanding the company’s distribution footprint, helping funeral homes...

  • Mistretta tapped to lead Global Atlantic’s retail service as Chief Operations Officer, Insurance

    05/31/2017

    NEW YORK, New York — Global Atlantic Financial Group, a leading U.S.-focused retirement, life insurance and reinsurance company, announced the hiring of industry veteran Paul Mistretta to lead retail service operations at one of the fastest growing companies in the life insurance industry. Mistretta is a key hire for Global Atlantic, which has...

  • Global Atlantic evolves wholesaling to support advisors in a fiduciary world

    04/27/2017

    NEW YORK, New York — Global Atlantic Financial Group, a leading U.S.-focused retirement, life insurance and reinsurance company, recently refined and strengthened its wholesaler professional development program, underscoring its mission to help Americans overcome their financial challenges through its extensive product suite. With retirement...

  • Barnett to lead life insurance sales for Global Atlantic

    04/18/2017

    DES MOINES, Iowa – Global Atlantic Financial Group, a leading U.S.-focused retirement, life insurance and reinsurance company, has hired Sam Barnett as Head of Sales for the company’s life insurance business. In this role, Mr. Barnett, who brings over 20 years of life insurance experience to the role, will be responsible for creating and executing...

  • Global Atlantic educational platform wins IRI Innovation Award

    03/29/2017

    NEW YORK, New York — The Insured Retirement Institute (IRI) recently named Global Atlantic Financial Group, a leading U.S.-focused retirement, life insurance and reinsurance company, winner of the 2017 IRI Distributor-Marketing Innovation Award for the company’s Simply Speaking educational platform. The award was presented at the IRI Marketing...

  • Global Atlantic appoints David Jacoby as Chief Accounting Officer

    01/10/2017

    HAMILTON, Bermuda and NEW YORK, NY — Global Atlantic Financial Group (Global Atlantic) is pleased to announce the appointment of David Jacoby as Chief Accounting Officer. This senior level appointment enhances the company’s accounting operations and financial reporting functions. Jacoby will report directly to Chief Financial Officer Kim Lee. “...

  • Global Atlantic Helps Customers Face Retirement with Certainty

    12/20/2016

    Indianapolis, IN —Global Atlantic Financial Group recently announced the launch of ForeCertain, a new, single-premium income annuity issued by Forethought Life Insurance Company. ForeCertain provides a simple and certain way for customers to convert their retirement savings into a predictable stream of guaranteed income.     ...