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GWG Holdings to Present at the LD Micro Main Event Investor Conference December 2, 2015

MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 19, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GWG Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:GWGH) (“GWG” or “the Company”), a specialty finance company and a leader in the life insurance secondary market, is excited to announce their participation in the LD Micro Main Event conference taking place from December 1-3, 2015 at the Luxe Sunset Boulevard Hotel in Los Angeles, CA. GWG Chief Financial Officer William Acheson will be presenting at the conference on Wednesday, December 2nd at 8:00 AM Pacific. In addi

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GWG Holdings, Inc. Retains Financial Profiles as Investor Relations Counsel

MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 18, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GWG Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:GWGH) (“GWG” or “the Company”), a specialty finance company and a leader in the life insurance secondary market, today announced that it has retained Financial Profiles, Inc. as its investor relations firm of record. “We have a number of important strategic initiatives in place to drive shareholder value and the time is right to step up our investor relations efforts,” said William Acheson, GWG Chief Financial Officer.

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GWG Holdings, Inc. Announces Third Quarter Financial Results

MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 10, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GWG Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:GWGH) (“GWG Holdings” or the “Company”), a specialty finance company and leader in the life insurance secondary market, today announced financial results for the three and nine months ending September 30, 2015. Highlights - Three Months Ended September 30, 2015 GAAP Financial Information - Total revenue of $8.3 million, a 61% increase over the same period in 2014 - Net loss attributable to common sharehold

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GWG Holdings, Inc. Q3 2015 Results Call

MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 05, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GWG Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:GWGH), a specialty finance company and leader in the life insurance secondary market, will host an informational call on Tuesday, November 10, 2015 at 5 p.m. ET to discuss its consolidated results for the quarter ending September 30, 2015.     Date:  Tuesday, November 10, 2015 Time:  5 p.m. ET Dial In:  (844) 423-9895 (domestic) Dial In:

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GWG Life, LLC Obtains Colorado and Utah Provider Licenses

MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 05, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Seniors in Colorado and Utah have a new option to maximize the value of their life insurance now that GWG Life, LLC (“GWG Life”), a leader in life settlements and a subsidiary of GWG Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:GWGH), was granted provider licenses in those states. These licenses allow GWG Life to purchase life insurance policies in the secondary market from residents in Colorado and Utah, states that collectively have more than 2,780,000 individual

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GWG Holdings to Present at the 4th Annual Liolios Gateway Conference on September 9, 2015

MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 4, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GWG Holdings (NASDAQ:GWGH) a specialty finance company and a leader in the life insurance secondary market, has been invited to present at the 2015 Liolios Gateway Conference being held on September 9-10, 2015 at the Four Seasons Hotel San Francisco. GWG CFO William Acheson is scheduled to present on Wednesday, September 9 at 1:30 p.m. Pacific time, with one-on-one meetings held throughout the conference. Acheson will discuss GWG's value pro

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Life Settlements Offer Alternative for Seniors Facing Unsustainable "Universal Life" Insurance Premiums

GWG Case Study Demonstrates Benefit of Life Settlements MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Many aging Americans are facing a significant unexpected financial challenge: Sky-high premiums for "Universal Life" insurance policies. As the Wall Street Journal recently reported, holders of "Universal Life" policies – which were especially popular in the 1980s and are often structured to depend heavily on strong investment returns – are struggling to pay costly premiums to make up for years

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GWG Holdings, Inc. Announces Second Quarter Financial Results

MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- GWG Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: GWGH) ("GWG" or the "Company"), a specialty finance company and leader in the life insurance secondary market, today announced financial results for the three and six months ending June 30, 2015. Highlights GWGH reports the following highlights: Quarterly revenue growth of 56% and 131% compared to the three and six month periods one year ago. Portfolio growth of $51.3 million in face value to over $806 million in

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GWG Holdings, Inc. Q2 2015 Results Call

MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- GWG Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: GWGH) will host an informational call on Tuesday, August 11, 2015 at 5 p.m. EDT to discuss its consolidated results for the quarterly period ending June 30, 2015. Date:               Tuesday, August 11, 2015 Time:                5 p.m. EDT Dial In:              (844) 423-9895 (domestic) Dial In:              (716) 247-5865 (intern

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GWG Holdings, Inc. Announces Highlights from Impact Investor Conference

MINNEAPOLIS, July 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- GWG Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: GWGH), ("GWG") a specialty finance company and leader in the life insurance secondary market, is pleased to share highlights from its participation at the 2015 Impact Investor Conference. The event, which GWG co-hosted and sponsored with The Brewer Group Companies and Greentree Financial Group, took place Friday, June 19, 2015 at the Minneapolis Club in Minneapolis, Minn. as part of the 10th Annual Blue Carpet Celebrity W

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GWG Holdings, Inc. Announces Upcoming Due Diligence/Sales Forums

MINNEAPOLIS, July 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- GWG Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: GWGH), ("GWG") a specialty finance company and leader in the life insurance secondary market, is pleased to announce upcoming dates for its educational Due Diligence/Sales Forums available for broker-dealers, financial advisors and investment advisors. Each month, GWG uses these forums to educate broker-dealers and advisors about the company's business approach and value proposition in the life insurance secondary market.

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GWG Holdings, Inc. Announces New SVP of Capital Markets

MINNEAPOLIS, July 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- GWG Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: GWGH), ("GWG") a specialty finance company and leader in the life insurance secondary market, is pleased to announce it recently appointed Jason Plucinak as Senior Vice President of Capital Markets. In his role, Mr. Plucinak is responsible for leading the internal capital markets desk while working closely with GWG's marketing and operations teams to continue enhancing the company's service to its broker-dealers and adviso

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GWG Life, LLC Obtains Idaho Provider License

MINNEAPOLIS, July 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- GWG Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: GWGH), ("GWG") a specialty finance company and leader in the life insurance secondary market, is pleased to announce that its wholly-owned subsidiary, GWG Life, LLC ("GWG Life") was granted a life settlement provider license by the Idaho Department of Insurance, effective July 16, 2015. This life settlement provider license was obtained after a thorough licensure process and allows GWG Life to purchase life insurance poli

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GWG Holdings, Inc. Webcasts Available from Three Investor Conferences

MINNEAPOLIS, June 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- GWG Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: GWGH), ("GWG") a specialty finance company and leader in the life insurance secondary market, is pleased to share webcasts from its recent participation in the SeeThruEquity Microcap Investor Conference, Marcum Microcap Conference and the LD Micro Invitational online at gwglife.com. The webcasts feature CEO Jon Sabes, President Michael Freedman and CFO Bill Acheson presenting GWG's recent growth and expansion strategy for

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GWG Life, LLC Obtains Georgia Provider License

MINNEAPOLIS, June 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- GWG Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: GWGH), ("GWG") a specialty finance company and leader in the life insurance secondary market, is pleased to announce that its wholly-owned subsidiary, GWG Life, LLC ("GWG Life") was granted a life settlement provider license by the Georgia Office of Commissioner of Insurance, effective June 17, 2015. The life settlement provider license, which was obtained after a comprehensive licensure process, allows GWG Life to purcha

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GWG Holdings, Inc. to Co-Host and Sponsor 2015 Impact Investor Conference

MINNEAPOLIS, June 15, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- GWG Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: GWGH), ("GWG") a specialty finance company and leader in the life insurance secondary market, is pleased to announce it is partnering with The Brewer Group Companies and Greentree Financial Group to co-host and sponsor the 2015 Impact Investor Conference. The event takes place Friday, June 19, 2015 at the Minneapolis Club in Minneapolis, Minn. The Impact Investor Conference will unite small-cap and middle market companies

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GWG Holdings, Inc. Announces Shareholder Meeting Results and Amendment to its Bylaws

MINNEAPOLIS, June 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- GWG Holdings, Inc. ("GWG" or the "Company"), a leader in the emerging secondary life insurance market, announced today the results of its 2015 Annual Meeting of Shareholders held on June 1, 2015. All seven directors, including the four independent directors, were re-elected for another year of Board service. The shareholders also ratified the appointment of the Company's financial auditor, Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP, and adopted an amendment to the

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GWG Holdings, Inc. To Present At Three Upcoming Investor Conferences

MINNEAPOLIS, May 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- GWG Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: GWGH) ("GWG"), a specialty finance company and leader in the life insurance secondary market, is pleased to announce GWG's participation at the SeeThruEquity Microcap Investor Conference, Marcum Microcap Conference, and LD Micro Invitational from May 28 through June 2. GWG's CEO Jon Sabes, President Michael Freedman, and CFO Bill Acheson will be presenting at each of these conferences on the company's recent growth and its

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GWG Holdings, Inc. Announces First Quarter Financial Results

MINNEAPOLIS, May 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- GWG Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: GWGH) ("GWG" or the "Company"), a specialty finance company and leader in the life insurance secondary market today announced financial results for the three months ending March 31, 2015. Highlights Reports basic earnings of $0.62 per share for the first quarter of 2015 Recognized $29.4 million of gross policy benefits in 2015 through May 11, 2015 Reports $46.7 million of gross policy benefits recognized in the twe

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GWG Holdings, Inc. Q1 2015 Results Call

MINNEAPOLIS, May 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- GWG Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: GWGH) will host an informational call on Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at 5 p.m. EDT to discuss its consolidated results for the quarterly period ending March 31, 2015. Date:                Tuesday, May 12, 2015 Time:              5 p.m. EDT Dial In:           (844) 423-9895 (domestic) Dial In:         (716) 247-5865 (international)

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GWG Holdings, Inc. Announces Key New Marketing Leaders

MINNEAPOLIS, April 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- GWG Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: GWGH) ("GWG"), a specialty finance company and leader in the life insurance secondary market, announced the hiring of Chris Maddox as Chief Marketing Officer and Christian Trygstad as Director of Marketing. These highly experienced professionals will lead GWG's marketing efforts in advancing the Company's value proposition to investors, advisors and life insurance policy owners. Mr. Maddox and Mr. Trygstad will be further de

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GWG Holdings, Inc. Announces New Key Accounts Team

MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- GWG Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: GWGH) ("GWG" or the "Company"), a specialty finance company and leader in the life settlement market, announces the appointment of key executives to lead the company's capital markets group. Mark V. Petersen will lead the group as GWG's Head of Capital Markets and Betsy Ward will serve as Director of Business Development. Mark and Betsy will lead the rest of the GWG team in the continued roll out of the company's $1 Billion L

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GWG Holdings, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter Financial Results

MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- GWG Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: GWGH) ("GWG" or the "Company"), a specialty finance company and leader in the life settlement market today announced financial results for the three and twelve months ending December 31, 2014. Highlights Reports basic earnings of $0.36 per share for the fourth quarter of 2014 Recognized $14.7 million of gross policy benefits in the fourth quarter of 2014 Recognized $20.1 million of gross policy benefits thus far i

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/C O R R E C T I O N -- GWG Holdings, Inc. Q4 2014 and Annual Results Call

In the news release, GWG Holdings, Inc. Q4 2014 and Annual Results Call, issued 12-Feb-2015 by GWG Holdings, Inc. over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the Dial In (international) phone number in the call details should read "(716) 247-5865" rather than "(716) 724-5865" as originally issued inadvertently. The complete, corrected release follows: GWG Holdings, Inc. Q4 2014 and Annual Results Call MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- GWG Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: GWGH)

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GWG Holdings Regional Director Bill Servis Receives Wholesaler of the Year Award from Financial West Group

MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- GWG Holdings, Inc. ("GWG") congratulates Regional Director Bill Servis, recent recipient of Financial West Group's Wholesaler of the Year award. Since 2012, when Mr. Servis joined specialty finance and life settlement market leader GWG, Mr. Servis has consistently been one of the top performing wholesalers with the firm. "We applaud Bill and are proud to have him be part of the GWG family," said Jon Sabes, CEO of GWG. "Being named Wholesaler of the

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GWG Holdings, Inc. Announces New Offering Of L Bonds, A Publicly Registered Corporate Debt Offering

MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- GWG Holdings, Inc. ("GWG"), announced today that it has commenced offering an L Bond (the "L Bonds"), a publicly registered corporate debt offering with interest rates of 4.25%-9.00% and terms of 6 months to 7 years, respectively. GWG is offering up to $1,000,000,000 of L Bonds in the offering. GWG is offering L Bonds on a continuous basis and there is no minimum amount of L Bonds that must be sold before GWG can use proceeds from the sale of L Bonds

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