NAFA

NAFA Joins Fellow Trade Groups in Support of Bipartisan Bills on Financial Advice

WASHINGTON (Feb. 9, 2015) — In an effort to ensure consumers receive retirement advice that is in their best interests, NAFA, the National Association for Fixed Annuities, ...
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

Retirement Industry Braces for a Final Ruling as DOL Public Hearing Marathon Concludes Congress returned from its annual August recess, but the fiduciary debate raged on ...
NAFA

Change is on Everyone’s Mind

Message from NAFA Last month, NAFA had the privilege of hosting 190 of its members from companies and vendors representing all aspects of fixed annuity distribution at the ...
NAFA

NAFA Alert – Recent Federal Activity Regarding DOL Proposed Fiduciary Rule

RETIREMENT CHOICE PROTECTION ACT OF 2015 On November 4, 2015, Representative Mike Kelly (R-PA), a member of the House Ways and Means Committee and Chairman of the House ...
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 ...
Federal Roundup

Federal Roundup

All eyes in the retirement marketplace are focused on the Department of Labor’s fiduciary proposal, which has consumed massive amounts of bandwidth from trade associations ...
Federal Roundup

Federal Roundup

Insurance Industry Approaches Its Next Regulatory Crossroads: Fiduciary Standards   A fiduciary standards firestorm has ignited in Washington D.C. as the Administration, ...

Annuity Benefits and Robust Regulations Provide Thorough Consumer Protections

NAFA Issues Statement Following Senator Warren’s Request for Annuity Sales Information from Leading Insurance Carriers WASHINGTON (May 6, 2015) – NAFA, the National ...