CYBER-SECURITY COMPLIANCE TOOL

Click HERE for the NAIFA-NYS Cyber-Security Compliance Package – Your Tool to Help Meet the DFS Requirements!
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Reg 187 to have major impacts in NY... https://t.co/Y6OOsJACvO
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- 2 days ago

RT @gerber_me: NAIFA Staff Meet With Newly Appointed Senior Officials at the Department of Labor https://t.co/5dbLyJ2hzx via @NAIFA
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- 4 days ago

Newly divided Congress dims prospects for major retirement security reforms... https://t.co/1t8oRNiUF4
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- 7 days ago

What do the midterms mean for retirement, employee, health benefits? Here are a few thoughts... https://t.co/KVCvxXdMAd
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- 8 days ago

SEC investor panel urges the agency to make its proposed "best interest" rule a fiduciary standard... https://t.co/8N5G5J3hoW
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- 9 days ago

Democrats take control of the New York State Senate, 40-23, knocking off 5 incumbents & picking up 8 seats... https://t.co/cJslumq0wz
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- 10 days ago

Today is ELECTION DAY! Remember to vote! Not sure where? Find your polling site at https://t.co/Lzol2na5jt
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- 11 days ago

This is scary (if not unexpected)...New York is the 8th most tax-unfriendly state in the U.S....… https://t.co/BDMhv7Rnno
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- 11 days ago

IRS releases 6 new tax limits for retirement plans in 2019... https://t.co/7KPgFU97qK
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- 15 days ago

RT @KevinMayeux: @NAIFANYS Executive Director Greg Serio leads a discussion of New York’s new Regulation 187 and its impact on the professi…
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WEBINAR: “Complying with New DFS Regulations:
Reg 187 ‘Best Interest’ Suitability & the Cybersecurity Regulation”

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REGULATION 187 – “Best Interest” Suitability Standard

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DFS Releases FINAL
“Best Interest” Requirements.
Detail
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DFS CYBER-SECURITY REGULATION
2018 NYS Legislative Program

Legislature Passes Our CE Credit Bill    

The NYS Assembly has given final approval to the NAIFA-NYS bill that would grant CE credits to active members of associations like NAIFA-NYS.  The bill now heads to the Governor’s desk.  Click HERE for details on what the legislation would do.

Governor Calls for State-Run Retirement Plan for Private Sector    

In his Fiscal Year 2019 budget, Governor Cuomo called for a state-sponsored and run retirement program for private-sector workers whose employers do not offer a qualified plan.  The plan is the wrong approach to encouraging retirement savings and unnecessarily would displace the private market.

MEMBER NEWS
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GMR Legislative Breakfast: A Real Eye-Opener

The Greater Metro Region (GMR) is rebuilding itself after years of struggle, and the latest GMR legislative event, held on June 1 in Uniondale, proved that, slowly but surely, GMR members are coming back.  The [...]

Hudson Valley Takes Its Legislative Breakfast to the Diner

Diners are great places for discussion, whether among family and friends or our Hudson Valley members at their 2018 legislative breakfast.  Held on April 20 at Alexis Diner in Newburgh, the event featured Assembly Insurance [...]

Legislative Breakfasts Come to Mohawk Valley

NAIFA-NYS legislative breakfasts aren't always big affairs--but that makes them no less interesting, enjoyable, and important.  The March 9, 2018 Mohawk Valley association event was a wonderful opportunity, as it was last year, to present and [...]

NEWS ALERTS
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NAIC “Enhanced” Annuity Suitability Draft Has Its Critics

October 30th, 2018|0 Comments

An NAIC working group has developed a draft regulation imposing tougher annuity suitability standards, but the proposal doesn't go nearly far enough for some interested parties, including a consumer representative who often weighs in critically [...]

NAIC Annuity Suitability Group is “Deeply Split” over In-Force Policy Issue

October 23rd, 2018|0 Comments

The National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) Annuity Suitability Working Group--which is plodding its way through creation of an enhanced suitability regulation for annuities--is divided on whether to apply the tougher standards to in-force transactions.  [...]

NAIC Moves Forward with New Approach to Annuity “Suitability”

October 15th, 2018|0 Comments

State regulators on the NAIC Annuity Suitability Working Group--which is charged with revamping the NAIC's model annuity suitability regulation in light of growing interest in "best interest" standards--will meet in Chicago on October 22-23.  The [...]

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