DALBAR Announces Its 2012 Mutual Fund Service Award Winners in Financial Services

Today DALBAR released the 2012 winners of its annual Mutual Fund Service Award. BlackRock, DWS Investments, JPMorgan Funds, Lord Abbett, Mainstay Investments, Primerica, Putnam Investments and Transamerica Funds emerged as the leaders in customer service in 2012.

Primerica Schedules Fourth Quarter 2012 Financial Results Webcast

Primerica, Inc. (NYSE: PRI), the largest independent financial services marketing company in North America, announced today that it will hold a webcast on Friday, February 8, 2013 at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time to discuss its results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2012, as well as other business-related matters.

Warburg Pincus Prices Offering of Shares of Primerica, Inc.

Primerica, Inc. (NYS: PRI) today announced that Warburg Pincus, LLC has agreed to sell 3,600,000 shares of Primerica's common stock in an underwritten public offering. Closing of the offering is expected to occur during the week of November 26, 2012, subject to customary closing conditions.…

Primerica reports net income up 30%

Duluth‑based insurance and financial services firm Primerica said revenue climbed 8 percent and net income increased 30 percent in third quarter aided in part by growth in term life income. …

Primerica Q3 Profit Rises - Quick Facts

Primerica Inc. (PRI) posted third-quarter net income of $45.60 million or $0.72 per share, compared to $35.10 million or $0.46 per share in the same quarter last year.…

Primerica third-quarter profit rises to $45.6 million

Primerica Inc. (NYSE: PRI)
The Duluth, Ga.-based seller of insurance and investment products to lower-to middle-income Americans reported a hike in third-quarter profit following…

King was community hero, and mine

Barbara King was my hero. She was also my mentor, colleague and friend. For those of you who did not have the pleasure of knowing Barbara, a few words to describe her legacy seem so inadequate.

She was a great example of a true Southern belle. She treated everyone she met with the charm, grace and respect that the title signifies. She had impeccable taste and style. …

Primerica to buy back shares from Warburg Pincus

Life insurance company Primerica agreed to buy back approximately 2.1 million shares of its common stock from private equity firm Warburg Pincus for just over $60 million.

Service with a Smile

The services side of the direct selling industry has plenty to smile about. Providing services from energy to travel and everything in between, these distinctive direct selling businesses are booming—even in the face of a sluggish economy. …

Primerica Canada Segregated Funds Receive Fundata's A FundGrade Award

Primerica Canada's Common Sense Funds made the news recently when industry leader, Fundata — a financial analysis organization that provides investment data to various other organizations and media outlets — awarded two of the funds an A FundGrade award on June 30, 2012. This award recognizes top performing funds. Click the links to view the certificates.…

New Report: Middle Class Americans Acknowledge Past Financial Mistakes

In an analysis of two new sources of information about family finances, the Consumer Federation of America and Primerica found that two-thirds of middle class Americans acknowledge having made financial mistakes, often costly ones…

Outstanding women celebrated by United Way

There are thousands of volunteers in the county who give their time and talent -- not to mention blood, sweat and tears -- back to Gwinnett.

Today, the United Way Women's Leadership Council honors four female volunteers at the 9th Annual Legacy Awards for their contributions to the community at the Gwinnett Place Marriott. The event is from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.…

Hearsay Social Powers Primerica on Social Media

Primerica, the largest independent financial services marketing company in North America, and Hearsay Social, provider of social sales and marketing software for the enterprise, today announced that Primerica has selected Hearsay Social to power their social networking activities…

Primerica Q2 Profit Rises

Primerica Inc. (PRI) posted second-quarter net income of $46.18 million or $0.72 per share, compared to $37.62 million or $0.49 per share in the same quarter last year.…

Primerica profit beats estimates on robust term insurance sales

Life insurer Primerica Inc's (PRI) quarterly profit rose 23 percent and came in above Street estimates on strong sales at its term-life insurance segment.…

Primerica, Inc. Prices Offering of $375 Million of 4.750% Senior Notes Due 2022

Primerica, Inc. (NYSE: PRI) today announced that it has priced a public offering of $375 million in aggregate principal amount of Senior Notes due 2022. The notes will bear an annual interest rate of 4.750%…

Community Grant Targets Graduation Success

Primerica was recently recognized for its "extraordinary support of worthy causes and sustained volunteer outreach commitment to the community" by the COVA or Atlanta Council of Volunteer Administrators.…

Primerica Receives Volunteer of the Year Award

Primerica was recently recognized for its "extraordinary support of worthy causes and sustained volunteer outreach commitment to the community" by the COVA or Atlanta Council of Volunteer Administrators.…

Primerica Canada Segregated Funds Receive Fundata's A FundGrade Award Again

Primerica Canada's Common Sense Funds made the news again when industry leader, Fundata — a financial analysis organization that provides investment data to various other organizations and media outlets — awarded two of the funds a second FundGrade "A" rating award…

Communication is a top priority

When it comes to communication between financial advisors and their dealer firms, there appear to be commendable efforts to keep advisors informed about ongoing issues and developments in the financial services industry as well as a high level of receptivity overall by the firms' management regarding advisor feedback…

Primerica, Inc. Executives to Present at the Morgan Stanley Financials Conference

Primerica, Inc. PRI today announced that John Addison, Chairman of Primerica Distribution and Co-Chief Executive Officer and Alison Rand, Chief Financial Officer, will discuss the Company at the Morgan Stanley Financials Conference on Tuesday, June 12, 2012 at 4:45 p.m. (EDT), to be held at The New York Palace Hotel in New York City…

Board of Directors of Primerica, Inc. Declares $0.05 Quarterly Dividend

The Board of Directors of Primerica, Inc. (NYSE:PRI), the largest independent financial services marketing company in North America, approved payment of a quarterly dividend of $0.05 for the first quarter of 2012. The dividend will be payable on June 8, 2012, to stockholders of record as of May 29, 2012…

The Primerica Foundation Announces Grant Awards

Twenty-six Metro Atlanta and Georgia non-profits received a total of over $600,000 in 2011 through grant funding from The Primerica Foundation, the new philanthropic arm of Duluth-based Primerica…

Primerica sets its own course after Citi split

Gwinnett-based financial company sees bright future with middle-income clients its primary focus

John Addison is fond of saying “America needs a Primerica.”

It’s self-affirming for the place the insurance and financial products seller holds in Middle America.

It also can be seen as a motto for the role Primerica hopes to fill following a devastating financial crisis that’s put buying life insurance and planning for retirement several notches behind keeping a household afloat for many struggling families…

Norcross Schools Receive Finances for AP Exams

Meadowcreek and Norcross high schools, as well as the GIVE Center West, have been awarded funds for its Advanced Placement exams....

Integrated Retirement Supports Key Initiatives at Primerica

Primerica today announced the launch of an on-demand training program developed by Integrated Retirement.  The high-quality, easily accessible courses allow a greater number of Primerica registered representatives to master the technical concepts required to serve IRA and business retirement plan clients...

Primerica Announces Repurchase of $150 Million of Shares Held By Warburg Pincus

Primerica, Inc. (NYSE:PRI) today announced that it has entered into an agreement to repurchase 5,736,137 shares of Primerica common stock beneficially owned by Warburg Pincus Private Equity X, L.P. and Warburg Pincus X Partners, L.P. at a purchase price of $26.15 per share...

Primerica Sponsors a National Journal Financial Policy Summit in Washington, DC

Primerica, Inc., the largest independent financial services marketing company in North America, with approximately 90,000 licensed representatives, today announced that it is sponsoring a major policy forum on April 24, from 8:30-10:30 from The Newseum Knight Broadcast studio in Washington, DC....

Primerica survives by having co-CEOs running the company

Next spring, one of Gwinnett's key corporations, Primerica Inc., will move their corporate offices about two miles to a sparkling new and efficient 344,476 square foot building just off Georgia Highway 120 at Meadow Creek Road....

Gwinnett business leader, longtime volunteer King passes away

Barbara King, a respected business leader and longtime Gwinnett civic volunteer, passed away Wednesday morning....

5,000 Representatives Expected to Attend Primerica's African American Leadership Council 12th Annual Conference in Atlanta

Primerica, Inc. (NYSE:PRI), the largest independent financial services marketing company in North America, announced that it will host approximately 5,000 representatives from across North America for its 12th Annual African American Leadership Council (AALC) meeting in Atlanta at the Georgia World Congress Center, March 16-18...

Primerica Co-CEOs Featured in the Atlanta Business Chronicle's 2012 Top 100 Leaders in Finance

Every year, the Atlanta Business Chronicle compiles a "Financial Who's Who" list of the 100 top leaders in the banking and financing industry...

Primerica donates $30,000 to Relay for Life

Primerica of Duluth recently presented a $30,000 check to the American Cancer Society's 2012 Relay for Life program in Gwinnett County......

Primerica donates $30,000 to American Cancer Society

Primerica Inc. of Duluth has donated $30,000 to the American Cancer Society to sponsor its Relay for Life program in Gwinnett County.…

Primerica Is Presenting Sponsor for 2012 Gwinnett Relay For Life

Primerica recently presented a check for $30,000 to the American Cancer Society as the presenting sponsor of the 2012 Relay For Life in Gwinnett County, the world's largest Relay event. Primerica will also raise funds through Relay team activities and more.…

Primerica Sponsors Exhibits at The Hudgens

The Primerica Foundation is sponsoring two of The Hudgens Center’s new exhibitions.  Both exhibits, “Bloom! An Invitational Exhibition Featuring Steve Penley” and “Kathy Fincher: Selected Works, Capturing the Spirit of Childhood,” will run from March 1 through May 12. …

Primerica Canada Segregated Funds Receive Fundata's A FundGrade Award

Primerica Canada's Common Sense Funds made the news recently when industry leader, Fundata — a financial analysis organization that provides investment data to various other organizations and media outlets — awarded two of the funds an A FundGrade award…

Primerica Featured in the Gwinnett Business Journal

Primerica was recently recognized as one of Gwinnett County's growing, international businesses.…

Board of Directors of Primerica, Inc. Declares $0.03 Quarterly Dividend

The Board of Directors of Primerica, Inc. (NYSE:PRI), the largest independent financial services marketing company in North America, today approved payment of a quarterly dividend of $0.03 for the fourth quarter of 2011.…

Primerica, Inc. Executives to Present at Raymond James 33rd Annual Institutional Investors Conference

Primerica, Inc. (NYSE:PRI) today announced that Rick Williams, Chairman of the Board and Co-Chief Executive Officer, and John Addison, Chairman of Primerica Distribution and Co-Chief Executive Officer, will discuss the Company at the Raymond James 33rd Annual Institutional Investors Conference…

Primerica Celebrates its 35-year Anniversary

From Humble Beginnings, Company Grew To Become a North American Business Success Story

Primerica, the largest independent financial services marketing company in North America, with more than 90,000 licensed representatives, is today commemorating 35 years of helping hundreds of thousands of families get the life insurance coverage they need, save for their future and pay down their debt.…

Primerica Reports Full Year and Fourth Quarter 2011 Results

Primerica, Inc. (NYSE: PRI) announced today financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2011. Total revenues were $275.9 million in the fourth quarter of 2011 and net income was $41.2 million, or $0.57 per diluted share.…

Primerica Hosts Champions Challenge at Orlando's Universal Studios

2,000 Primerica Competition Qualifiers Receive a Luxury Sales Incentive Trip

One of a Kind Event Culminates with Gala “Primerica Night” at Universal Studios Islands of Adventure as the Park will be Open Only for Primerica Qualifiers

Primerica, the largest independent financial services marketing company in North America, with more than 90,000 licensed representatives, announced today that Co-CEO John Addison and President Glenn Williams will host an incredibly unique sales incentive trip, to be held in two phases in Orlando.…

Supporting the Arts in Gwinnett County

For the last several years, Primerica, through our Executive Offices in Duluth, GA, has been a proud supporter of the arts in our home community of Gwinnett County – including the Hudgens Center for the Arts…

Primerica Broadcasts Its 2012 Kickoff To A Record Number Of Representatives

Primerica, the largest independent financial services marketing company in North America, with more than 90,000 licensed representatives, announced today that Co-CEO John Addison and President Glenn Williams will meet with many of the company’s top field leaders in a 10-city tour across the US and Canada. …

Primerica Schedules Fourth Quarter 2011 Financial Results Webcast

Primerica, Inc. (NYSE: PRI), the largest independent financial services marketing company in North America, announced today that it will hold a webcast on Wednesday, February 8, 2012 at 10 a.m.…

Primerica Announces "Refounding" IPO Process is Complete

Former Parent Company Citigroup Sells its Remaining Equity Stake in Primerica

Barron's Online, December 19, 2011

Primerica, Inc. PRI today announced that Citigroup has sold approximately 8 million shares of Primerica's common stock, representing all of the remaining shares beneficially owned by Citigroup following Primerica's April 2010 initial public offering.…

Citigroup offloads remainder of Primerica

By Tom Braithwaite
Financial Times Online, December 14, 2011

Citigroup gained about $180m by selling the remainder of its stake in Primerica, the life assurance company that was a crucial building block in Sandy Weill’s attempt to create a financial supermarket in the 1990s.…

Citi to sell final Primerica stake

By Lou Whiteman
The Deal Pipeline Online, December 13, 2011

Citigroup Inc. said Tuesday, Dec. 13, it has launched a public offering of its remaining 8 million shares in one-time subsidiary Primerica Inc., completely unwinding a key component of former CEO Sandy Weill's financial services supermarket.…