Insurance firm opens new headquarters in East Louisville

Jun 10, 2019

DPL Financial Partners LLP is wrapping up a big first year in business...


   
Advisor Perspectives

What is an LIRP and Why Should Clients Use Them?

Feb 25, 2019

One of the most important ways a financial planner helps clients is by minimizing the taxation on their income...


   
ThinkAdvisor

A New Fixed Indexed Annuity Has RIAs in Mind

Jan 30, 2019

DPL Financial Partners, an insurance network for RIAs, has partnered with Security Benefit Life Insurance Co. to launch...


   
RIABiz

Decades-old stench of annuity sales and deception hangs heavy, but very 2018 efforts by DPL, Nationwide, Allianz and others offer whiff of hope of cracking the RIA market

Dec 05, 2018

The life insurance and annuity industry is making its biggest-ever press to conscript a whole new kind of sales force...


   
BenefitsPRO

Is the commission-based annuity market primed for disruption?

Oct 10, 2018

Annuities have long been the whipping boy of the financial services industry, and for good reason, thinks David Lau...


   
Financial Advisor Magazine

Here Come New No-Load Insurance Policies

Jul 02, 2018

David Lau, founder and CEO of DPL Financial Partners in Louisville, Ky., describes his mission as a “kind of personal...


   
Financial Advisor IQ

Can clients really "self-insure"?

May 28, 2018

Advisors will often say their clients are “self-insured.” But because insurance is, by definition, the pooling of risk...


   
Financial Planning

How fee-based assets are remaking a $20T industry

Apr 02, 2018

DPL Financial Partners helps RIAs find insurance without bells and whistles like commissions and high fees...


   
InsuranceNewsNet

For RIAs, A Vexing Insurance Dilemma

Feb 08, 2018

A large majority of registered investment advisors (RIAs) offer clients insurance planning. But nearly half of all RIAs...


   
Nasdaq

How RIAs Can Offer Commission Free Insurance and Annuities

Apr 23, 2019

Life insurance and annuities have always been a strange grey area for RIAs. They tend to be quite high commission...


   
InvestmentNews

Jackson National looks to expand distribution of fee-only annuities

Feb 11, 2019

Insurer partners with DPL Financial's insurance network to distribute annuities through independent RIAs...


   
Financial Advisor IQ

Repurposing Permanent Life Insurance Assets

Jan 30, 2019

It happens all the time…clients walk in and, through a fact-finding exercise or just in conversation, you uncover...


   
Advisor Perspectives

How to Assess Unwanted Legacy Annuities

Nov 26, 2018

As an insurance consultant to RIAs, I review legacy annuities. Every case is unique, but often I’m reminded why...


   

Money Savage Podcast

Sep 26, 2018

 David Lau, Founder & CEO of DPL Financial Partners talks about disrupting an industry through the power...


   
Life Insurance International

DPL Financial and Allianz collaborate to offer new annuity products

Jun 07, 2018

DPL Financial Partners (DPL), the commission-free insurance network for registered investment advisers (RIAs) in the US...


   
Inside Information

Bob Veres overview of DPL

May 16, 2018

David Lau, founder and CEO of a new company called DPL Financial Partners in Louisville, KY, fully understands why most...


   
Advisor Perspectives

A New Platform that Offers Insurance Products to Fee-Only Advisors

Mar 12, 2018

What was the market opportunity that led you to start DPL? What was the problem you wanted to solve...


   
Wealth Management

Next-Gen Annuities

Mar 01, 2019

The push to make an RIA-friendly, more transparent annuity is on, as insurers and distribution companies grapple...


   
David Lau

Retirement Paycheck No-Brainer

Feb 06, 2019

Imagine if you had to replicate every mutual fund you purchased by buying individual equities...


   
Financial Advisor Magazine

DPL Launches Fixed Index Annuity For RIAs

Jan 29, 2019

DPL Financial Partners has announced that it is partnering with Kansas-based Security Benefit Life Insurance Company...


   
Financial Planning

Can annuities with no 'pesky' commissions win over RIAs?

Oct 17, 2018

In an attempt to win over a skeptical audience of NAPFA members, the founder of DPL Financial Partners presented...


   
Barron’s

The 50 Best Annuities

Jul 21, 2018

Annuities are looking better than they have in years, thanks to rising interest rates. Yields and guarantees are...


   
InsuranceNewsNet

Fee-based VA Sales Jump 70% in 1Q

Jun 06, 2018

Sales of fee-based VAs, one of the industry’s best hopes for cracking the registered investment advisor channel, rose...


   
Financial Planning

How clients can use annuities to pay for long-term care

May 16, 2018

“We have found RIAs to be highly interested in no-load versions of both hybrid life and annuity products...


   
Financial Advisor Magazine

Lau Launches Network To Bring RIAs Commission-Free Insurance Products

Feb 15, 2018

The co-creator of an RIA-friendly variable annuity is planning to launch an entire series of commission-free insurance...


   
Jul 24, 2019

DPL Financial Partners teams with Lighthouse Life to provide life-settlemen

LOUISVILLE, KY. (July 24, 2019) – DPL Financial Partners (“DPL”), the leading insurance 

Jun 25, 2019

DPL Financial Partners Survey: RIAs recognize retirement income needs that

LOUISVILLE, KY., June 25, 2019 – DPL Financial Partners today announced findings from a survey...

Jun 06, 2019

DPL Financial Partners named 2019 WealthManagement.com Industry Awards fina

LOUISVILLE, KY., June 6, 2019 – DPL was named a finalist in the WealthManagement.com 2019 Industry Awards..

Apr 25, 2019

DPL Financial Partners named 2019 Inc.credible Awards finalist

LOUISVILLE, KY., April 25, 2019 – DPL Financial Partners was named a finalist in the Innovation...

Apr 11, 2019

DPL Financial Partners welcomes Ameritas to Commission-Free insurance Netwo

LOUISVILLE, KY., April 11, 2019 – DPL Financial Partners today announced the addition of Ameritas...

Mar 20, 2019

DPL Financial Partners announces 200th RIA firm has joined just one year af

LOUISVILLE, KY., Mar 20, 2019 – DPL Financial Partners announced the addition...

Mar 06, 2019

DPL Financial Partners launches interactive insurance website for RIAs

LOUISVILLE, KY., Mar. 6, 2019 – DPL Financial Partners today announced the launch...

Feb 20, 2019

DPL Financial Partners Receives Highest Rating in its Category in T3 Survey

LOUISVILLE, KY, Feb. 20, 2019 -- DPL Financial Partners ("DPL"), the insurance network for registered...

Feb 12, 2019

DPL Financial Partners welcomes Jackson to RIA insurance network

LOUISVILLE, KY., Feb. 12, 2019 –Jackson to offer advisory variable and fixed index annuities..

Jan 29, 2019

DPL Financial Partners and Security Benefit Life launch ClearLine, a new fi

LOUISVILLE, KY., Jan. 29, 2019 – DPL Financial Partners and Security Benefit Life Insurance Company...

Sep 26, 2018

DPL Financial Partners appoints Chief Distribution Officer

LOUISVILLE, KY., Sept. 26 – DPL Financial Partners (“DPL”), the Commission-Free insurance network...

Sep 12, 2018

DPL Financial Partners Reaches 100-Member Milestone

LOUISVILLE, KY., Sept. 12 – DPL announced that it has welcomed its 100th member firm...

Aug 20, 2018

DPL Financial Partners appoints Heather Rosato as Chief Marketing Officer

LOUISVILLE, KY, August 20, 2018 – DPL Financial Partners the Commission-Free insurance network...

Jun 05, 2018

DPL Financial Partners Expands Annuity Offering with Allianz Partnership

LOUISVILLE, KY., June 5, 2018 – DPL Financial Partners today announced an agreement with Allianz...

Apr 05, 2018

DPL Financial Partners Teams Up with Integrity Life

LOUISVILLE, KY., April 5, 2018 – DPL Financial Partners (“DPL”) announced an agreement with Integrity...

Apr 05, 2018

DPL Financial Partners teams with Security Benefit Life to bring an exclusi

LOUISVILLE, KY., Dec. 17, 2018 – DPL Financial Partners (“DPL”), the insurance network for registered...

Feb 27, 2018

DPL Financial Partners Appoints Chief Operating Officer

LOUISVILLE, KY., Feb. 27, 2018 – DPL today announced the appointment of Sang Han as COO...

Feb 06, 2018

DPL Financial Partners Bridges Gap Between Insurance Carriers and RIAs; Exp

LOUISVILLE, KY., Feb. 6, 2018 – DPL Financial Partners (“DPL”) today announced a growth capital...

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