Medium Alternate

/Medium Alternate
2911, 2018

U.S. Life Expectancy Drops for 3rd Consecutive Year

By | November 29th, 2018|Categories: News Alerts|0 Comments

In 2017, according to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention's National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), the average American could expect to live 78.6 years.  That's a shorter life [...]

3010, 2018

NAIC “Enhanced” Annuity Suitability Draft Has Its Critics

By | October 30th, 2018|Categories: News Alerts|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 [...]

2310, 2018

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

By | October 23rd, 2018|Categories: News Alerts|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 [...]

1510, 2018

NAIC Moves Forward with New Approach to Annuity “Suitability”

By | October 15th, 2018|Categories: News Alerts|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 [...]

2106, 2018

The DOL Fiduciary Duty Rule Is Dead

By | June 21st, 2018|Categories: News Alerts|0 Comments

On June 21, the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals issued a mandate that made effective the Court's March 15 decision vacating - in full - the Department of Labor (DOL) [...]

1906, 2018

Life Agents to DFS: Suspend Reg 187 Effort So All Parties Can Discuss Issues, Ideas

By | June 19th, 2018|Categories: New York Issues, News Alerts|0 Comments

Life Agents to Regulators: Slow Down So We Have a Chance to Chat - NAIFA-NYS Advocating DFS to Suspend Reg 187 Effort Until All Interested Parties Can Roundtable Issues and [...]