NASHVILLE, Tenn., June 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- 7Twelve Advisors, LLC, and Northern Lights Distributors announced today that the 7Twelve™ Balanced Portfolio has reached its 3-year anniversary. The 7Twelve™ Balanced Portfolio is a variable annuity sub-account available through four leading insurance companies. The portfolio seeks to provide superior risk- adjusted returns when compared to the bond and equity markets within a balanced fund structure.
Andy Martin, president of 7Twelve Advisors, LLC said, "We are very pleased with our many great relationships including AXA Equitable, Jefferson National, Nationwide, and Security Benefit, without which we would not be where we are today."
"7Twelve" refers to a diversified investment strategy of 7 asset classes: US stocks, non-US stocks, US bonds, non-US bonds, real estate, commodities and cash, and further sub-divided into twelve equally weighted index-based funds.
The portfolio's assets are equally weighted and rebalanced on a periodic basis. By equally weighting the twelve asset classes, portfolio management is not based on a manager's emotional outlook or forecasting of the market.
About 7Twelve Advisors
Founded in 2008, 7Twelve Advisors, LLC is an institutional investment management firm The firm's mission is to create fully diversified investment products based on the strategies of Craig Israelsen, PhD, and the principles of 7Twelve Advisors, LLC.
The firm builds multi-asset, index-based, equally weighted, global models utilizing the 7Twelve strategy. Currently, 7Twelve Advisors, LLC provides asset management to advisors through multiple investment platforms. For more information about 7Twelve Advisors, LLC, call 615-341-0712 or visit www.7TwelveAdvisors.com
About Northern Lights Distributors, LLC
Northern Lights Distributors, LLC ("NLD") is a broker-dealer specializing in providing comprehensive, advisor-driven fund distribution solutions. Driven by their mission to help advisors navigate the distribution universe, NLD serves as an engaged partner empowering over 100 investment advisors to focus their time on active fund distribution. NLD's primary distribution services include: providing access to hundreds of established selling agreements, processing 12b-1 payments, facilitating NSCC trading and administering advertising review and submission with the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority Inc. ("FINRA").
Treating each relationship uniquely, NLD works side by side with investment advisors to grow assets in their funds by offering sales and distribution support and assisting in defining and implementing marketing and distribution plans. Through sales and distribution managers, NLD connects funds with broker-dealers to help establish selling agreements and develop working relationships with their representatives. For more information, visit www.nldistributors.com.
There is no guarantee that any investment will achieve its objectives, generate positive returns, or avoid losses.
As with all mutual funds and variable annuities, there is the risk that you could lose money through your investment in the Portfolio. The Portfolio is an Investment vehicle for variable annuity contracts and may be subject to fees or expenses that are typically charged by these contracts. Please review the insurance contract prospectus for further description of these fees and expenses. This product is available as a sub-account investment to a variable life insurance policy only and is not offered directly to the general public.
Investors should carefully consider the investment objectives, risks, charges and expenses of the 7Twelve™ Balanced Portfolio. This and other important information about the Portfolio is contained in the prospectus, which can be obtained by calling 877-525-0712. The prospectus should be read carefully before investing. The 7Twelve™ Balanced Portfolio is distributed by Northern Lights Distributors, LLC member FINRA. 7Twelve Advisors, LLC is not affiliated with Northern Lights Distributors, LLC. 3298-NLD-5/1/2015
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