Life News

The latest issue of PBA Perspectives features updates on principle-based reserving as well as regulatory, legislative, and Academy activities surrounding the implementation of the principle-based approach (PBA) for life insurance. (July 15, 2016)
The SVL Interest Rate Modernization Work Group submitted comments to the NAIC's VM-22 Subgroup of the Life Actuarial Task Force (LATF) in a question-and-answer format on the determination of statutory valuation interest rates. (July 15, 2016)
The Life Reserves Work Group (LRWG) submitted comments to the NAIC's Life Actuarial Task Force (LATF) on the exposed NAIC staff Amendment Proposal Form (APF) on VM-20 product aggregation. (July 5, 2016)
The Life Practice Council submitted comments to the NAIC's Life Actuarial Task Force (LATF) on the qualified actuaries’ responsibilities to the interests of the company versus the commissioner. (June 30, 2016)
The Role of the Actuary Subgroup submitted comments to the NAIC's Life Actuarial Task Force (LATF) on the Consolidated ACLI and Academy Amendment Proposal Form. (June 22, 2016)
The Joint American Academy of Actuaries Life Experience Committee and Society of Actuaries Preferred Mortality Oversight Group provided an update on guaranteed issue and preneed mortality to the Life Actuarial Task Force. (June 16, 2016)
The Role of the Actuary Subgroup submitted comments to the NAIC's Life Actuarial Task Force (LATF) on Section 4 of the Valuation Manual-G. (June 10, 2016)
The Role of the Actuary Subgroup submitted comments to the NAIC's Life Actuarial Task Force (LATF) on combined revisions regarding VM-G of the Valuation Manual. (June 3, 2016)
The Life Reserves Work Group (LRWG) submitted comments to the NAIC's Life Actuarial Task Force (LATF) on the Minnesota Department of Commerce Amendment Proposal Form (APF) on post-level term profit assumptions. (May 18, 2016)
The Role of the Actuary Subgroup submitted comments to the NAIC's Life Actuarial Task Force (LATF) on recommendations made in amendment proposal forms regarding VM-G of the Valuation Manual. (May 6, 2016)
The SVL Interest Rate Modernization Work Group submitted comments to the NAIC's VM-22 Subgroup of the Life Actuarial Task Force (LATF) on questions and answers in response to statutory regulations regarding the determination of statutory valuation interest rates. (April 25, 2016)
Life Reserves Work Group (LRWG) submitted comments to the NAIC’s Life Actuarial Task Force (LATF) on currently exposed amendment proposal forms on net premium reserves. (April 25, 2016)
Life Reserves Work Group (LRWG) submitted comments to the NAIC’s Life Actuarial Task Force (LATF) on currently exposed amendment proposal forms on term and universal life insurance with secondary guarantees. (April 25, 2016)
The latest issue of PBA Perspectives features an update on principle-based reserving (PBR), which has reached a key milestone after more than a decade of development. The issue also contains regulatory, legislative, and Academy activities surrounding the implementation of the principle-based approach (PBA) for life insurance. (April 18, 2016)
The Role of the Actuary Subgroup submitted comments to the NAIC’s Life Actuarial (A) Task Force (LATF) on revisions to Section VM-31 of the Valuation Manual applicable to qualified actuaries for clarification and consistency with the Standard Valuation Law. (March 25, 2016)
Joint Academy Life Experience Committee and SOA Preferred Mortality Oversight Group submitted comments to the NAIC’s Life Actuarial (A) Task Force (LATF) on the removal of the provisions for unisex rates as applied to reserves. (March 17, 2016)
The Life Illustrations Work Group submitted comments to the NAIC’s IUL Illustration (A) Subgroup on revisions to Actuarial Guideline (AG) 49. (March 14, 2016)
The Role of the Actuary Subgroup submitted comments to the NAIC’s Life Actuarial (A) Task Force (LATF) on revisions to the Corporate Governance Guidance Appendix, Section VM-G, of the Valuation Manual applicable to qualified actuaries for clarification and consistency with the Standard Valuation Law. (March 10, 2016)
The SVL Interest Rate Modernization Work Group submitted comments to the NAIC’s V-22 Subgroup of the Life Actuarial Task Force on statutory regulations regarding the determination of statutory valuation interest rates. (February 23, 2016)
The Life Illustrations Work Group (LIWG) submitted comments to the NAIC’s Life Insurance and Annuities (A) Committee on the new working group formed to explore disclosures required in Model #580 and #582. (January 29, 2016)