Take the 2012 Academy Member Poll

July 17, 2012
Don’t miss the opportunity to provide feedback on the Academy’s value, brand, and image. The first email invitation and link was sent to you on Tuesday, July 10 (from the survey research vendor: survey-noreply@smo.surveymonkey.com On Behalf Of sbowman@thehaefergroup.com via surveymonkey.com). The survey closes COB on Friday, July 20. A reminder email with a link to the confidential survey was sent on Tuesday, July 17, to Academy members who have not yet taken the survey.

Work Group Submits Comment Letter to CA DOI on AB 2634

July 02, 2018
The Life Illustrations Work Group submitted a comment letter to the California Department of Insurance on Assembly Bill 2634. 

HealthCheck, July 2018

July 11, 2018
The July HealthCheck covers the Academy’s June 25 webinar on the Individual and Small Group Markets Committee’s issue brief on drivers of 2019 health insurance premium changes. It also describes that committee’s presentation at the Society of Actuaries’ 2018 Health Meeting, and includes news about the latest Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services decision to suspend collections and payments under the risk adjustment program established by the Affordable Care Act.

This Week: Early Registration Deadline Approaching for LHQ Seminar; Contingencies Released

July 06, 2018
Read the latest issue of This Week—the Academy's end-of-week digital newsletter, compiling a week’s worth of news, updates, and media coverage in one convenient, easy-to-use publication.

Task Force Submits Letter to Congress on Lifetime Income Disclosure Act

July 06, 2018
The Lifetime Income Risk Joint Task Force submitted a comment letter to Congress on the Lifetime Income Disclosure Act.

Professionalism Webinar: The Code of Professional Conduct—Learning from the Mistakes of Others

June 29, 2018
More than 2,000 people attended the Academy’s June 18 professionalism webinar, “The Code of Professional Conduct—Learning From the Mistakes of Others,” which walked attendees through mistakes that have landed actuaries on the wrong side of the Code, and offered insight on the Code’s key precepts. (Actuarial Update, June 2018)

Professionalism Counts, June 2018

June 29, 2018
In “Self-Regulation of the U.S. Actuarial Profession: A Model for the World,” Academy Past President Cecil Bykerk writes about his recent experience at the International Congress of Actuaries in Berlin. (Actuarial Update, June 2018)

Work Group Submits Comment Letter on Assumption Governance for AG43

July 05, 2018
The AG43/C3 Phase II Work Group submitted a comment letter to the NAIC on the assumption governance for Actuarial Guideline 43. 

Work Group Submits Comment Letter on Proposed Changes to Annuity Disclosure Model Regulation

July 02, 2018
The Annuity Illustration Work Group submitted a comment letter to the NAIC on proposed changes to the Annuity Disclosure Model Regulation #245. 

Professionalism: Our Ongoing Conversation with the Public

July 01, 2018
In “Professionalism: Our Ongoing Conversation With the Public,” Academy President Steve Alpert writes about professionalism’s broader context regarding how actuaries’ daily work benefits the public, drawing on more than two centuries of the profession’s dialog with the public. (Contingencies, July/August 2018)