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2019 News Releases

From product releases to officer elections, Ameritas has the news you want. Check out our news releases to stay informed on the latest from Ameritas.
November 18, 2019

Ameritas Launches New Whole Life Insurance Product

Ameritas Life Insurance Corp. will now offer a new whole life insurance product, Ameritas Access Whole Life (Access WL).

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November 11, 2019

Kurt Shallow Joins Ameritas in Leadership Role

Ameritas Chair JoAnn Martin announced today Kurt Shallow as the senior vice president-agency and advisor distribution of Ameritas Life Insurance Corp. and president of Ameritas Investment Corp. (AIC).

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October 21, 2019

Ameritas Announces JoAnn Martin to Retire; Bill Lester Named New CEO

JoAnn M. Martin will retire from Ameritas as chief executive officer and Ameritas Life Insurance Corp. as chair, effective Jan. 10, 2020. The Boards of Directors named William W. (Bill) Lester to succeed Martin.

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October 2, 2019

Ameritas Announces Recent Officer Elections

Ameritas Chair JoAnn Martin announces the following officer elections, effective October 1, 2019.

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August 28, 2019

Ameritas Announces Public Finance Team

Ameritas Investment Corp. (AIC) introduces its public finance team that will be responsible for leading municipal bond financing. AIC public finance serves Nebraska communities from the Ameritas home office in Lincoln..

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August 24, 2019

Ameritas Introduces New Indexed Universal Life Insurance

Ameritas Life Insurance Corp. introduces Ameritas Value Plus Index Universal Life (Value Plus IUL), a death benefit focused indexed universal life policy.

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August 13, 2019

Ameritas Announces Life Lessons Scholarship Recipient

Ameritas recently partnered with the nonprofit Life Happens to help fund the education of a junior student at St. Cloud State University.

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June 24, 2019

Ameritas Announces Hall of Fame Recipients

John Kenan and Charlie Nowlin are the newest members of the Ameritas Hall of Fame, Ameritas Chair JoAnn Martin announced today.

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June 17, 2019

Ameritas Awards Grant to Walker Center for Cancer Care

Ameritas today announced a $20,000 grant to Samaritan Medical Center’s Walker Center for Cancer Care in Watertown, New York.

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June 10, 2019

Ameritas Introduces New Indexed Annuity

Ameritas Life Insurance Corp. last month introduced the Ameritas Income 10 Index Annuity (Income 10 IA), a flexible premium deferred index annuity.

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June 6, 2019

Ameritas Announces Recent Officer Elections

Ameritas Chair JoAnn Martin announces the following officer elections, effective June 1, 2019.

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March 25, 2019

Ameritas Group Division Earns Twelfth Center of Excellence

One dozen. That’s how many Center of Excellence Call Center Certifications from BenchmarkPortal the group division of Ameritas Life Insurance Corp. has earned since 2006.

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March 22, 2019

Ameritas Donates to American Red Cross Flood Relief

Ameritas today announced a $25,000 donation to the American Red Cross of Nebraska and Southwest Iowa to support flood relief in Nebraska and the surrounding region.

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January 15, 2019

Beasley Elected Executive Vice President, Individual Division

Ameritas Chair JoAnn Martin announced the election of Ryan Beasley to the position of executive vice president, individual division, effective Jan. 1, 2019.

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January 15, 2019

Ameritas Announces Recent Officer Elections

Ameritas Chair JoAnn Martin announces the following officer elections, effective January 1, 2019.

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