Company Description (as filed with the SEC)
Independence Holding Company is a Delaware corporation (NYSE: IHC) that was formed in 1980. We are a holding company principally engaged in the life and health insurance business with principal executive offices located at 96 Cummings Point Road, Stamford, Connecticut 06902. At December 31, 2012, we owned a 78.6% controlling interest in American Independence Corp. (NASDAQ:AMIC), which owns Independence American Insurance Company ("Independence American"), IHC Risk Solutions LLC (“Risk Solutions”), IHC Specialty Benefits, Inc. (“Specialty Benefits”), and controlling interests in two agencies. Our website is located at www.ihcgroup.com. Detailed information about IHC, its corporate affiliates and insurance products and services can be found on our website. ... More ...