Allianz Life newsroom

This one-stop resource for media professionals provides facts and news about Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America (Allianz Life), our research studies, interview resources, and more.

Latest update:

Quarterly Market Perceptions Study shows Americans still worried about market volatility, and expect market rollercoaster to continue in 2021.

Ongoing volatility and the economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic are making Americans increasingly weary as they look to next year. But some bright spots remain.

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Allianz Life Research

These downloadable study summaries and fact sheets provide insights into our research findings related to retirement risk, investor sentiment, and financial planning.

The risk of inflation to retirement security

Additional data from our Retirement Risk Readiness Study shows that Americans worry about the increasing cost of living and healthcare costs, but might not have a plan in place to address these retirement risks.

Retirement Risk Readiness Study – Executive Summary

Our study provides a look at how Americans view some of the risks that can derail a retirement strategy, and how those risks may impact the way they think about and plan for retirement.

Retirement readiness may be at risk for people of color

Findings from our new Retirement Risk Readiness Study reveal the potential for gaps in financial preparedness among people of color, and opportunities for financial professionals to help.

Conversations with financial professionals

Our Retirement Risk Readiness Study found that many Americans aren’t sharing their top retirement security concerns with their financial professional.

Retirement Risk Readiness Study

According to our Retirement Risk Readiness Study, most Americans are unprepared for an early retirement and unaware of the risks that may accompany it.

Life Insurance Needs Study

Data from our Life Insurance Needs Study illustrate that Gen Xers and women are less familiar with some of the risks that permanent life insurance can help address.

ESG Investor Sentiment Study – Generational Data

Findings from our ESG Investor Sentiment Study found that it’s not just millennials who care about socially responsible investing. Other generations are equally interested in ESG topics.

Women, Money, and Power® Study

Financial confidence is on the decline for many women; however, millennial and divorced women are actually feeling better about their financial situation, according to our Women, Money, and Power Study.

ESG Investor Sentiment Study

Our ESG Investor Sentiment Study found that Americans look at a wide range of environmental, social, and governance topics when looking to invest or do business with a company.

RMD Options Study

Our RMD Options Study found that many Americans don’t need the funds from their RMDs for everyday use and would rather direct those funds toward some of their other financial goals. 

Fast facts about Allianz Life

  • We are the U.S. life insurance subsidiary of Allianz SE, one of the world’s largest financial services companies.
  • Allianz SE is based in Munich, Germany and serves more than 100 million customers worldwide.
  • Our full name is Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America, but most consumers know us simply as Allianz (or Allianz Life®, if needed to distinguish us from Allianz SE).
  • Allianz Life helps Americans pursue their retirement goals through a variety of retirement income solutions such as annuities and protection products such as life insurance.
  • Our headquarters are in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
  • Allianz Life has about 2,200 employees in the United States.
  • As of December 31, 2019, we had $151 billion in assets under management.
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    Allianz Life subject matter experts

    From common retirement-planning concerns to Social Security to market trends and investor outlooks, call on our subject matter experts to add insight and depth to your stories.

    Retirement trends and topics

    Allianz Life subject matter experts are available to provide commentary on a variety of financial management topics, research studies, and common financial planning issues such as Social Security, estate planning, and tax-efficient income-planning strategies.

    Product trends

    As the industry’s leading provider of fixed index annuities (FIAs), Allianz Life can offer insight on all aspects of annuity and life insurance products, including product innovation, product development, product distribution, and sales trends.

    Allianz Investment Management LLC (AllianzIM) U.S.

    Allianz Investment Management LLC1 (AllianzIM) manages investment strategies for the global insurance businesses of Allianz SE, our parent company. AllianzIM professionals are available to comment on a variety of market and economic indicators including Federal Reserve actions, interest rates, credit markets, and economic releases such as inflation, GDP, consumer confidence, housing, retail sales, and job/unemployment news.

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    Allianz Life awards

    We’re honored to consistently be recognized among the nation’s top employers. But we’re even more proud that these awards reflect our employees’ commitment to a culture of caring and excellence. 
    • FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For
    • FORTUNE 100 Best Places to Work for Millennials
    • FORTUNE Best Workplaces in Financial Services and Insurance
    • Star Tribune Top 150 Workplace
    • Working Mother 100 Best Companies
    • Training Magazine Training Top 125
    • Human Rights Campaign Top Companies for LGBTQ Equality
    • Yellow Ribbon Company designation for our support of service members and military families
    • Ethisphere World’s Most Ethical Companies
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    Meet our global family of companies  

    We’re proud to be affiliated with the following companies. Together, we’re part of Allianz SE – one of the world’s largest financial services firms, and the world’s 45th largest company, based on revenue (according to Fortune Global 500, July 2019).

    1AllianzIM is a registered investment adviser and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America. Both companies are part of Allianz Group.

    “World’s Most Ethical Companies” and “Ethisphere” names and marks are registered trademarks of Ethisphere LLC.

    Please note that Allianz Life, its affiliated companies, and their representatives and employees do not give fiduciary, legal or tax advice or advice related to Social Security benefits. You are encouraged to consult with your own legal or tax advisor or attorney for specific advice, and consult a local Social Security Administration office or visit www.ssa.gov regarding any specific questions you may have.