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New research indicates greater retirement uncertainty and reduced confidence as more Americans rely on their defined contribution plans to cover essential needs

New strategies are needed to help Americans feel more confident in the years leading up to and throughout retirement. Deepen your understanding of the forces influencing the defined contribution landscape with key insights from our knowledgeable professionals.

Our thought leadership is designed to help you:

  • Understand participant attitudes and expectations
  • Evaluate retirement income solutions
  • Gain perspective from diverse voices across product, legal, technology, and distribution

From income to outcomes

Because not all participants are alike – and not all paths to retirement are the same – we know that different people want to achieve different retirement outcomes.

Allianz Lifetime Income+® Annuity with Lifetime Income Benefit is a flexible solution that helps participants achieve outcomes aligned with their unique priorities. And since income is guaranteed, it’s a strategy that can provide participants with some financial reassurance.

See our latest white paper for four hypothetical case studies demonstrating how adding Allianz Lifetime Income+® Annuity to an employer-sponsored 401(k) plan can help participants:

  1. Meet financial goals for retirement
  2. Address annual income needs
  3. Hedge against market risks
  4. Leave a legacy


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