IRI Updates

CONSUMERS' ACCESS TO NEEDED FINANCIAL SERVICE & ADVICE THREATENED

Posted on January 7, 2020

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Massachusetts consumers stand to lose access to vital retirement planning and other financial advice under a proposed state regulation, according to the Insured Retire...

NAIC COMMITTEE APPROVES REVISED MODEL REGULATION

Posted on December 30, 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The National Association of Insurance Commissioners’ (NAIC) Life Insurance and Annuities (A) Committee today voted to approve the revised Suitability in Annuity Trans...

CONGRESS ACTS TO EXPAND RETIREMENT PLAN ACCESS FOR WORKERS

Posted on December 19, 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C. –Congress delivered today a long-awaited and much welcomed holiday gift to American workers by passing comprehensive retirement legislation within a larger measure that funds...

HOUSE AND SENATE LEADERS INCLUDE SECURE ACT IN BUDGET AGREEMENT

Posted on December 16, 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- House and Senate leaders today announced a deal to include the SECURE Act in a legislative package to fund the federal government. The SECURE Act, HR 1994, is the most comprehen...

IRI ISSUES THIRD QUARTER 2019 ANNUITY SALES REPORT

Posted on December 11, 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Annuity sales fell in the third quarter of 2019, decreasing 8.4 percent as the combined sales of fixed and variable annuities totaled $55.7 billion as compared to sale...

IRI CALLS FOR POSITIVE VOTE ON REVISED ANNUITY TRANSACTIONS MODEL REGULATION

Posted on December 6, 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Insured Retirement Institute 

IRI PRAISES PROPOSED FEDERAL E-DELIVERY DISCLOSURE RULE FOR RETIREMENT PLANS

Posted on November 22, 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Insured Retirement Institute (IRI) supports 

IRI AND OPERATIONS MANAGERS' ROUNDTABLE PARTNERSHIP FORMALIZED

Posted on November 22, 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Insured Retirement Institute (IRI) and the Operations Managers Roundtable today announced a formal partnership to drive industry adoption of digital solutions to enhanc...

IRI ANNOUNCES NEW BOARD MEMBERS

Posted on November 18, 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Insured Retirement Institute (IRI) today announced the appointment of four members to its board of directors.

IRI STATEMENT ON SENATE ACTION ON SECURE ACT

Posted on November 7, 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- IRI President and CEO Wayne Chopus today issued a statement following the Senate’s attempt today to debate the Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement (SECUR...