Northwestern Mutual Life announced its plans to pay policyholders an combined $5.3 billion in 2018. This dividend payment will be represent a
roughly $100 million increase over the dividend payment from 2017.
Our sources report that the new dividend scale at Northwestern will be 4.9% in 2018. This represents a 0.10% (10 basis points) reduction from the 2017 dividend scale.
For additional information, you can read the official Northwestern Mutual press release.
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