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Industry Leaders Share Insights:

How 2015 Will Impact the Industry in the Year Ahead NAFA Annuity Outlook magazine staff asked several industry executives to share their insights on this question: From ...
State Roundup

State Roundup

TRIPPING THE FIDUCIARY LINE: Now What Happens? If the Department of Labor’s proposed fiduciary rule is adopted as it is currently written, fiduciary status and duties ...
Federal Roundup

Federal Roundup

The Summer of Fiduciary The summer of 2015 will long be remembered as the “Summer of Fiduciary.” The hot humid air has returned to Washington, D.C., and along with ...
Chip

What We Do Matters! Message from NAFA

Those of you that have been involved with the industry for an extended period are, unfortunately, very familiar with routinely having to play defense. The industry, despite ...
regulation

New Regulation Inhibits Use of Annuities in Retirement

The Obama administration has recently instructed the Department of Labor to establish a fiduciary standard for financial professionals advising people about their retirement ...

The Outlook for The Consumer Gold Standard of Care – Suitability

Unquestionably, discussions are escalating in Washington, D.C. and across the country regarding fiduciary standards of care being applied to sales made by broker-dealers. ...