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V28 - Current Developments in Annuity Valuation Virtual Session

August 29, 2016


Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving


1:30 - 3:00 p.m. ET


This virtual session takes place via the Internet.

Registration Fees

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Primary Competency

Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving


The NAIC has recently begun work in several areas that will affect annuity valuation actuaries. One area includes the study of Actuarial Guideline 43 and C-3 Phase II, a quantitative impact study to test proposed changes to those requirements and recommendations on methodology improvements. In addition, the Life Actuarial Task Force (LATF) is continuing its work on the section of the valuation manual affecting fixed annuities. This work includes potential changes that are intended to modernize how valuation interest rates are set within the statutory reserve framework.

At the conclusion of this virtual session, participants will be able to understand the implications of ongoing LATF work on revising both fixed and variable annuity valuation requirements.

How the live virtual session works and what it includes

Connect to the Internet to participate in the session as it takes place at the 2016 SOA Valuation Actuary Symposium in Hollywood, Florida. The virtual broadcast streams the video, audio and PowerPoint slides through your computer during the session. As a virtual participant, you will be allowed to interact and submit your questions for live response during the session.

You will participate in the virtual session via the Internet. A computer with Internet access and sound capabilities is required. No other equipment is necessary. On Aug. 26, 2016 before 2:00 p.m. CT you will be sent detailed instructions via email including the web address for accessing the program. Any handouts that are available will also be sent.  You will follow along with both the slide presentation and the video and audio portion of the broadcast over the Internet.

The registration fee includes:

  • One access code to the live virtual session;
  • One Internet connection; and
  • One set of presentation materials.

Please note that each access code may only be used once, for one location, even if you register for more than one participant.

Post-Event Purchase Opportunity

For those who are interested in SOA virtual sessions, but are unable to participate in the live event,  access to an archived recording of the virtual session will be available for purchase  approximately 10 business days following the event.