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American Equity Investment Life Holding Company is an industry leader in the development and sale of fixed index and fixed rate annuity products. We are licensed to sell our products in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. Our business strategy is to focus primarily on our annuity business and earn predictable returns by managing investment spreads and investment risk.

Our persistence in anticipating and being responsive to the product and service needs of our independent agents and policyholders will lead to increased customer loyalty, revenues and profitability. We have built an unyielding reputation thanks to our strong dedication in continuously delivering on our promises.

We do not believe our policyholders should suffer sleepless nights, tossing and turning, worried about uncertainty in retirement. At American Equity, we believe in a good night’s sleep. We provide “Sleep Insurance”.

Recent News

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Toggle Summary Robert L. Howe Joins AEL's Board of Directors
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa, June 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Board of Directors of American Equity Investment Life Holding Company (NYSE: AEL) announced the appointment of Robert L. Howe to the board of directors. The board of directors also appointed Howe to the audit committee where he will serve
Toggle Summary Press Kit for Lawsuit Filed Against the SEC Over New Annuities Regulation
Toggle Summary Iowa Insurance Companies to Host Des Moines Insurance Conference May 29
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa, Apr 02, 2014 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Six Iowa insurance companies are collaborating to host the inaugural 2014 Des Moines Insurance Conference. In addition, Symetra Financial Corporation, which is in the process of redomesticating its principal insurance subsidiary to Iowa, will