June is Index Month at RIJ
June 9, 2020 by Kerry Pechter
In June, Retirement Income Journal dedicates most of its coverage to the world of indexed annuities. This year we’re concentrating on the indexed variable annuity, for two reasons. Its sales are growing, despite the repressive rate environment. It also defies easy understanding.
The yen to earn a slightly higher (but safe) rate of return, especially in a world where 10-year Treasury bonds yield six-tenths of a percent per year, sends investors and their advisers on some strange journeys into some odd locales.