Life Insurers Face the Q3 Earnings Stress Test
November 17, 2020 by Allison Bell
One sign of U.S. life insurers’ strength is how well most did in the third quarter.
Life insurers are wrestling with low interest rates, wild stock prices and COVID-19.
But seven of the 11 publicly traded, U.S.-based life and annuity issuers that have posted third-quarter results in the past two weeks have reported net profits, and 10 of the 11 have reported operating profits.