A big part of the working capital that helps Florida open its doors to families, invest in new projects and grow its workforce comes from long-term investments by life insurers. Our companies have invested $409 billion in Florida’s economy with loans to farmers, businesses, local governments, homeowners and more. We are here to strengthen communities and families across the Sunshine State.

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  • $303 billion in stocks and bonds that help finance business development and create new jobs
  • $57 billion in real estate, loans, and other investments
  • $49 billion in mortgage loans on farms, residential, and commercial property

Investing in Infrastructure
Life insurers have invested more than $4.7 billion in bonds -- for airports in Miami-Dade and Lee counties, in Orlando and Jacksonville; for roads and ports throughout the state; and to help municipalities throughout Florida keep water clean.


Investing in Retail
Life insurers have provided $7.1 billion for retail mortgages, helping make the Sunshine State a magnet for retail while also supporting an industry tied to 28 percent of Florida jobs.


Investing in Agriculture
Farmers in Arcadia, Cape Coral, Naples, Port St. Lucie, Clewiston and other places in the state benefit from the $820 million in agricultural mortgage investments made by life insurers.


Investing in Apartments/Multifamily
In Fort Lauderdale, Tallahassee, Sarasota and other cities, life insurers have invested $14.5 billion in mortgages for apartments and multifamily units, helping families throughout the state call the Sunshine State “home.”


Investing in Office Space
Life insurers have invested $3.6 billion in mortgages for offices in Tampa, Miami, Orlando, Panama City, Gainesville and other cities and towns throughout the state.


Investing in Education
Life insurers have invested $590 million in bonds issued by educational institutions in the state. These are investments that help build and expand schools, enhance technology for learning and equip young Floridians for the future.