About Us

American Equity Investment Life Holding Company 

American Equity Investment Life Holding Company®, a New York Stock Exchange Listed company (NYSE:AEL), is headquartered in West Des Moines, Iowa. American Equity, through its wholly-owned operating subsidiaries, specializes in the sale of fixed index and fixed rate annuities. We are in the business of helping individuals preserve their retirement dollars and provide a secure, predictable income they cannot outlive. We are committed to our policyholders, distribution partners, shareholders, and employees and follow a people first philosophy that continues to drive our success and contribute to our growth.

Member Companies

American Equity Investment Life Insurance Company® is a leader in the sale of fixed index and fixed rate annuities. It sells its products through independent insurance agents.

Eagle Life Insurance Company® focuses on the sale of fixed index and fixed rate annuities by banks, broker dealers, registered investment advisors and other financial institutions.

American Equity Investment Life Insurance Company of New York is an annuity provider specializing in a line of fixed annuities that focus on the financial institution marketplace and their clients.