COVID-19 Omicron Variant Hits Life Insurers’ Stock Prices
November 29, 2021 by Allison Bell
The COVID-19 pandemic wrecked life and health executives’ hopes for a calm Thanksgiving weekend by producing an aggressive new variant.
A World Health Organization advisory group dubbed variant B.1.1.529 the “omicron” variant. WHO put that variant in its top “variant of concern” category, along with the alpha variant, the beta variant, the gamma variant and the delta variant.