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North America
Overview

A leader in the market for more than 30 years, RGA's Global Financial Solutions (GFS) North America team provides custom capital-motivated, asset-intensive, longevity reinsurance and stable value solutions. Clients can count on our collaborative approach, our ability to deliver on our promises and our track record of executing groundbreaking financial reinsurance transactions.  

GFS North America has been a leader in the financial reinsurance market for more than 30 years, providing capital-motivated reinsurance solutions to clients across the globe.  Our highly experienced and creative group has completed many groundbreaking financial reinsurance transactions over the years, including what is believed to be the first XXX reserve financing structure in 2000.  

The GFS North America team has two decades of experience in the annuity reinsurance and stable value market, with an average fund value of over $22 billion. Clients choose RGA on the strength of our counterparty presence, our long-term dedication to the market, our absence from the primary market as a direct writer, and our expertise. 

RGA also has executed numerous longevity transactions in the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, and Canada, and we continue to explore opportunities to apply our insights from these transactions to the U.S. market. 

In addition, our Stable Value team focuses on underwriting and funding synthetic GIC contracts for stable value fund options in U.S. savings plans such as 401(k) plans. As a trusted presence in this industry, we support clients who advocate saving solutions, working closely with them from initial discussions to successful wrap contract execution. 

Meet Our North America Team

Kara Marr

Jan 17, 2019, 08:41 AM
Title : Kara Marr
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Position : VP, Stable Value Marketing, GFS
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Vice President
Stable Value Marketing
Global Financial Solutions
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Vice President
Stable Value Marketing
Global Financial Solutions
In her role as Vice President, Stable Value Marketing, Kara Marr is responsible for client relationship management and marketing of the synthetic GIC product to stable value managers and sub-advisers.  

Kara joined RGA in 2012 from Aegon where she held various roles in the Institutional Markets Division and Treasury.  Kara has over 15 years of experience in the financial services industry and 10 years of experience with stable value.   

Kara received a Bachelor of Science degree in finance from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University and a Masters of Business Administration from Indiana University, Southeast.  Kara is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) licensed in Kentucky.  
 
Kara Marr