July 2013 - Creative Edge

Athene raises annuity interest rates and index caps

Athene announced an immediate rate increases of up to 20 basis points on Athene Annuity MYGAs and up to 125 basis points on annual point-to-point index caps in our ATHENE Accumulator 5sm and ATHENE Choice Series FIAs. All business issued beginning today will receive the new rates. Highly competitive interest rates are just one reason to… Read More

Creative supports Senator Hatch in SAFE Retirement Act of 2013

Supporting the fight for the (SAFE) Retirement Act of 2013

Last week celebrated the end of one phase of a legislative process, which may impact the U.S. pensions, annuities and the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) tax-qualified sales. In support of the National Association for Fixed Annuities (NAFA), I had the opportunity to join a group of associations in visiting the offices of Senator… Read More