Quest CE Releases Variable Index Annuities Course

MILWAUKEE – Quest CE, premier provider of compliance training and tracking technology solutions, today announced the addition of the new Firm Element course, “Variable Index Annuities,” to its e-learning catalog.

Annuities can play a large role in many portfolios, offering a relatively safe way to provide extra income in retirement years. This new course will give a brief overview of all annuity offerings and delve deeper into a relatively new annuity called the “variable index annuity” or “buffer annuity.” By the end of the course, you should have an in-depth knowledge of how variable index annuities differ from other types of annuities. You’ll also have a better understanding of the benefits and drawbacks of these annuities and whether or not they are appropriate for individual clients.

Course Agenda Includes:

– What is an Annuity?
– Different Types of Annuities
– Indexed Annuities – What You Should Know
– Annuity Rider Basics
– Types of Annuity Riders
– Growth and Benefits of Variable Index Annuities
– How Variable Index Annuities Fit Your Client’s Portfolios

For questions regarding this or other Firm Element courses, please contact a Quest CE Sales Executive at 877-593-3366 or e-mail To view Quest CE’s Investment Adviser course catalog, click here.


About Quest CE

For over thirty years, Quest CE has been the premier provider of compliance training and tracking solutions to the financial services industry. In addition to offering on-demand insurance and designation continuing education, Quest CE provides a complete spectrum of proprietary technology solutions for managing compliance risk exposures.

Serving more than 1,000 leading insurance carriers, broker-dealers, banks, and other financial institutions, Quest CE is committed to providing advanced custom solutions at cost effective rates, while providing a level of service that greatly surpasses that of our competitors. Quest CE is the single source solution for organizations’ training and compliance needs. For more information on Quest CE, visit