Life News

The American Academy of Actuaries and Society of Actuaries Joint Project Oversight Group gave a presentation to the NAIC Life Actuarial (A) Task Force on the development of the 2014 VBT tables, 2017 CSO tables, and PBR margins. (March 26, 2015)
The Life Capital Adequacy Committee (LCAC) submitted comments to the NAIC Life Risk-Based Capital (E) Working Group regarding the latest exposure drafts related to the XXX/AXXX reinsurance framework.
(March 20, 2015)
The Life Illustrations Work Group sent a comment letter to the NAIC Life Actuarial (A) Task Force on an exposed actuarial guideline for indexed universal life illustrations.
(March 11, 2015)
The PBR Strategy Subgroup and Life Reinsurance Work Group sent a comment letter to the NAIC PBR Implementation (EX) Task Force regarding the XXX/AXXX reinsurance supplemental proposal.
(February 23, 2015)
The Stress Testing Work Group submitted a comment letter to the NAIC Stress Testing (E) Subgroup regarding their stress testing proposal as an outline for field testing of life insurance reserves.
(January 30, 2015)
The Life Capital Adequacy Committee (LCAC) sent a comment letter to the NAIC Life Risk-Based Capital (E) Working Group regarding exposure drafts related to the XXX/AXXX reinsurance framework.
(January 29, 2015)
The Life Illustrations Work Group sent a letter to the NAIC Life Actuarial (A) Task Force regarding principles for a sound actuarial guideline on illustrations of life insurance products.
(January 8, 2015)
Life Capital Adequacy Committee, Property and Casualty Risk-Based Capital Committee, and Health Solvency Work Group comments to the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) on operational risk issues. (January 7, 2015)
The Academy published its winter PBA Perspectives, a quarterly update on regulatory, legislative, and Academy activities surrounding the implementation of the Principle-Based Approach (PBA) for life insurance. (December 15, 2014)
The Life Practice Council (LPC) submitted comments to the Actuarial Standards Board regarding an exposed Actuarial Standard of Practice (ASOP) on Principle-Based Reserves for Life Products.
(December 15, 2014)
The Life Products Committee(LPrC) submitted comments to the Actuarial Standards Board regarding an exposed Actuarial Standard of Practice (ASOP) on Life Insurance and Annuity Pricing.
(December 15, 2014)
The American Academy of Actuaries and Society of Actuaries Joint Project Oversight Group made a presentation to the NAIC Life Actuarial (A) Task Force on the development of the 2014 VBT and CSO tables.
(November 14, 2014)
The Deposit Fund Subgroup of the Annuity Reserves Work Group made a presentation to the NAIC Life Actuarial (A) Task Force on the subgroup’s proposal to modify regulations of synthetic guaranteed investment contracts (GIC). 
(November 14, 2014)
The Deposit Fund Subgroup of the Annuity Reserves Work Group submitted a supplemental proposal on reserving for synthetic guaranteed investment contracts (GIC) and proposed changes to the existing model regulation.  (November 14, 2014)
The Contingent Annuity Issues Work Group sent a comment letter to the NAIC Contingent Deferred Annuity (A) Working Group on regulatory guidance for issuers of CDAs.  (November 7, 2014)
The C-3 Work Group submitted to the NAIC Life Risk-Based Capital (RBC) Working Group an updated spreadsheet and instructions for calculating the CTE 90 RBC measure as part of the 2014 C-3 Phase 1 field test for large companies. (November 3, 2014)
The PBR Strategy Subgroup sent a comment letter to the NAIC PBR Implementation (EX) Task Force on an exposure draft of AG 48.
(October 30, 2014)
The Life Financial Reporting Committee released a practice note detailing practices on the treatment of value of business acquired (VOBA), goodwill, and other intangible assets under the purchase method of accounting of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, or PGAAP.
(October 15, 2014)
The PBR Strategy Subgroup sent a comment letter to the NAIC's Life Actuarial Task Force regarding an updated version of the AG 48 exposure draft.
(October 2, 2014)
The Life Practice Council presented a webinar reviewing the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) Summer 2014 National Meeting, including a rundown of the most recent Life Actuarial (A) Task Force meeting, a discussion of the activities at the Life Risk-Based Capital (E) Working group, an update on the Kansas Field Test, and XXX/AXXX captives developments. (September 25, 2014)