Our Company

Through a combination of product innovation, exceptional investment management, and a unique distribution strategy, Security Benefit has become a leader in the U.S. retirement industry.

For more than five decades, we’ve focused our expertise solely on this market, providing a broad suite of annuities and mutual fund programs to help customers align their assets with their aspirations.

Security Benefit Headquarters

Our Customers: 

  • School district educators and administrators
  • Individual investors
  • Retirement plan participants in small- to mid-sized businesses
  • High net worth individuals

Our Strategies:

  • Market growth
  • Principal protection
  • Retirement income
  • Legacy planning

For nearly 20 years, we’ve had an exclusive relationship with NEA Member Benefits to provide retirement savings products to its nearly 3 million members and educators across the country.

We’re committed to ensuring Security Benefit remains innovative and poised to provide solutions that will position clients across the country for a confident, comfortable retirement.


Security Benefit is a leader in the U.S. retirement market with $37.4 billion in assets under management1 and a focused, effective, and strategically driven distribution structure.

While others are either pulling back or retreating from the market entirely, Security Benefit is growing. We are expanding our team and developing new products that are responsive to changing market trends.

Associates More than 1,300 associates (Security Benefit and SE2 combined)
Locations Topeka and Overland Park, Kansas; Dallas, Texas; Bridgewater, New Jersey; New York City, New York (SB Only) and Waterford, Ireland (SE2 Only)

Our Recent Accolades for Innovation and Excellence:

Our A Company You Can Count On brochure shares additional insights about our commitment to financial strength, innovation, and excellence as we help people across the country align their assets with their retirement aspirations.

Our company was founded with a handshake, and this one-minute video shows how that timeless gesture signifying a promise and a connection continues to influence our culture and business commitment to see people To and Through Retirement®.


1As of 12/31/2018, SBL's total admitted assets were $33.5 billion and liabilities were $31.4 billion. Total adjusted capital (TAC) of $2.96 billion includes $2.4 billion of capital and surplus plus $562.7 million of asset valuation reserves.

Annuities are issued by Security Benefit Life Insurance Company (SBL) in all states except New York.

This information is provided by Security Distributors in connection with the NEA Retirement Program for retirement plans sponsored by school districts and other employers of NEA members and individual retirement accounts established by NEA members. Security Distributors and certain of its affiliates (collectively, Security Benefit) make products available under the NEA Retirement Program, directly or through authorized broker-dealers, pursuant to an agreement with NEA’s wholly owned subsidiary, NEA Member Benefits Corporation (MBC). NEA and MBC are not affiliated with Security Benefit. Neither NEA nor MBC is a registered broker-dealer. All securities brokerage services are performed exclusively by your sales representative’s broker-dealer and not by NEA or MBC.

Guarantees provided by annuities are subject to the financial strength of the issuing insurance company. Annuities are not FDIC or NCUA/NCUSIF insured; are not obligations or deposits of and are not guaranteed or underwritten by any bank, savings and loan, or credit union or its affiliates; and are unrelated to and not a condition of the provision or term of any banking service or activity.

Services are offered through Security Distributors. Security Distributors is a subsidiary of SBL, which is wholly owned by Security Benefit Corporation (Security Benefit).