A big part of the working capital that helps Kentucky open its doors, invest in new projects and grow its workforce comes from long-term investments by life insurers. Our companies have invested $81 billion in Kentucky’s economy with industrial loans, education bonds, residential and retail mortgages and more. We are here to strengthen businesses and communities across the Bluegrass State.
Investing in Education
Life insurers have invested $201 million in bonds to help finance education, including $69 million for the University of Kentucky and more than $46 million for school districts in Fayette, Jefferson and Clark counties.
Investing in Apartments/ Multifamily
Life insurers have investment more than $700 million in mortgages in Louisville, Lexington and Richmond-Berea, helping more individuals and families call the Bluegrass State home.
Investing in Industry
Life insurers have invested more than $430 million in Kentucky for industrial development in Jefferson County, Lexington-Fayette and other parts of the state.
Investing in Infrastructure
Life insurers have invested more than $784 million in roads, airports and utilities in the state, helping keep people and commerce moving and ensuring that Kentucky is powered and ready for the future.
Investing in Retail
Kentucky retailers have received $616 million in mortgage loans from life insurers, helping to finance an industry that is supporting 26 percent of the jobs in the state.
Investing in Residential
Life insurers issued $53 million in residential mortgage loans in the state, from Louisville and Lexington to Murray and Mt. Sterling.