Academy Urges Continued Efforts to Address Multiemployer Solvency Issues

November 30, 2018
The Academy urged Congress to continue efforts to address multiemployer system solvency issues after the congressional Joint Select Committee on Solvency of Multiemployer Pension Plans reached today’s statutory deadline without coming to an agreement on proposed legislation. “Time is of the essence in addressing multiemployer system challenges, as the potential consequences of inaction only grow with time,” said Academy Vice President, Pension, Josh Shapiro.

The Retirement Report Released

November 29, 2018
The fall issue of The Retirement Report covers retirement presentations from the Academy’s Annual Meeting and Public Policy Forum, including plenary sessions; and recent legislative and regulatory activity.

Work Group Submits Comment Letter Outlining Suggestions for Online Life Insurance Guide Landing Page

November 28, 2018
The Non-Guaranteed Elements Work Group submitted a comment letter outlining their proposal for a NAIC life insurance online guide landing page. 

Life Post-NAIC Update—Fall 2018

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Learn about the key life insurance issues discussed at the NAIC Fall 2018 National Meeting.
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November 29, 2018

Work Group Updates NAIC on LTC Activity

November 14, 2018
Long-Term Care Valuations Work Group chairperson, Warren Jones, presented an update to the NAIC's Long-Term Care Actuarial Working Group on the progress of the groups activities.

Committee Submits Comments to Congress on the Retirement Enhancement And Savings Act Of 2018

November 16, 2018
The Retirement System Assessment and Policy Committee submitted a comment letter to Congress on the Retirement Enhancement and Savings Act of 2018. 

Big Data and the Role of the Actuary

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A webinar looking at Big Data and how it is impacting actuarial practice areas.
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December 19, 2018

Results of Member Voting on Proposed Bylaw Amendments Announced

November 12, 2018
The Academy’s election vendor, Intelliscan, has provided the official results of the online and mailed votes cast by eligible members on two proposed changes to the Academy Bylaws. Proposal 1, a change recommended by the Academy Board of Directors, won a majority of votes but not the two-thirds supermajority required to be incorporated into our bylaws. Proposal 2, initiated by petition, was decisively voted down with 57.99 percent of votes against it. Read the member update.

SVL Interest Rate Modernization Work Group Update to LATF

November 14, 2018
The SVL Interest Rate Modernization Work Group provided an update to the Life Actuarial (A) Task Force on the modernizing the process of setting valuation interest rates for all non-variable annuities.

PBR Governance Work Group Presents Update to LATF

November 14, 2018
The PBR Governance Work Group provided an update to the Life Actuarial (A) Task Force on the Academy’s involvement with principle-based reserves.