Life insurance premium rose 6% last year

US individual life insurance new annualized premium increased 1% in the fourth quarter of 2015. This is the sixth consecutive quarter of positive growth, according to LIMRA's Fourth Quarter 2015 U.S. Retail Individual Life Insurance Sales Survey. "While growth slowed in the fourth quarter, individual life insurance premium sales increased 6% in 2015," noted Ashley Durham, assistant research director of LIMRA Insurance Research. Read more at the Advisor Today Blog.