Product

Life and annuity product features and their design.

Separate Account Products Work Group comments on the Potential Actions/Recommendations (Document 2) exposed for comment on Nov. 18, 2013, by the NAIC Separate Account Risk (E) Working Group.
(January 10, 2014)
Separate Account Products Work Group comments to the NAIC’s Separate Accounts Risk Working Group on suggested principles for insulating separate account assets for non-variable products. (December 13, 2013)
Senior Life Fellow Nancy Bennett presentation on longevity risk to a National Conference of Insurance Legislators panel at its annual meeting. 
(November 21, 2013)
Update of the Practice Note for Actuarial Standard of Practice No. 24 on complying with the NAIC Life Insurance Illustrations Model Regulation.
(August 29, 2013)

Nonforfeiture Modernization Work Group update to the Life Actuarial Task Force regarding nonforfeiture treatment of certain fixed deferred annuities under the proposed gross premium nonforfeiture method approach.

(August 22, 2013)
Senior Life Fellow Nancy Bennett presentation to a National Conference of Insurance Legislators panel on annuities regulation at its summer meeting.   (July 13, 2013)
Nonforfeiture Modernization Work Group update to the Life Actuarial Task Force regarding regulator and consumer information. (April 4, 2013)
Separate Account Products Work Group (SAWG) comments on the December 20, 2012 document, “Review of Non-Variable, Insulated Products/Product Characteristics with Proposed Recommendations” exposed on January 9 by the NAIC Separate Account Risk (E) Working Group. (March 25, 2013)
Annuity Illustration Work Group comments to the Iowa Insurance Division on its March 18 draft memorandum: Annuity Illustrations; 191 Iowa Administrative Code rules 15.61-.69, based upon the new NAIC Annuity Disclosure Model Regulation.
(March 22, 2013)
Contingent Annuity Work Group comments on the NAIC Contingent Deferred Annuity (A) Working Group's February 13 draft recommendation to the Life Insurance and Annuities (A) Committee. (February 20, 2013)
Annuity Illustration Subgroup comments to the Iowa Insurance Division on its December 12, 2012 draft memorandum regarding annuity illustrations. (January 25, 2013)
Comments by the Annuity Illustration Subgroup to the NAIC Annuity Disclosures (A) Working Group on the November 28, 2012 draft of the Buyers Guide for Deferred Annuities. (January 18, 2013)
Comments by the Annuity Illustration Subgroup on selected FAQs in the October 18, 2012 Iowa Insurance Division draft memorandum, Fixed Indexed Annuity Illustrations and Iowa Administrative code rules 15.61-.69. (December 11, 2012)
Nonforfeiture Modernization Work Group Guaranteed Nonforfeiture Basis Factor report to the Life Actuarial Task Force at the NAIC meeting in National Harbor, MD. (November 27, 2012)
Nonforfeiture Modernization Work Group Guaranteed Nonforfeiture Basis Factor presentation of its report to the Life Actuarial Task Force at the NAIC Fall 2012 National Meeting. (November 27, 2012)
Contingent Annuity Work Group comments on the definition of Contingent Deferred Annuities proposed by the ACLI and IRI and exposed by the Contingent Deferred Annuities (A) Working Group. (November 19, 2012)
Nonforfeiture Modernization Work Group presentation to the NAIC Life Actuarial Task Force regarding a general revision of the life and annuity standard nonforfeiture laws. (August 9, 2012)
Life Practice Council presentation to the NAIC CDA Working Group regarding the solvency and risk management implications of contingent annuities. (June 27, 2012)
Actuarial Guideline 43/C-3 Phase II Work Group comments to the NAIC C-3 Phase II/AG 43 Working Group regarding their current deliberations. (June 15, 2012)
Annuity Illustration Work Group comments to the NAIC Annuity Disclosure Working Group regarding the latest drafts of the NAIC Annuity Buyer’s Guides distributed on May 15, 2012. (June 15, 2012)