Press Releases

AALU, GAMA Launch Multi-City Listening Tour

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AALU President and CEO Marc Cadin and GAMA International CEO Bonnie Godsman today will launch a listening tour to visit and gather feedback from members and corporate partners around the country. The first stop on the listening tour comes two weeks after the groups announced they will be joining forces to create a new organization…

GAMA Foundation Joins Efforts To Create New Organization and Expand Its Research-Based Solutions

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 13, 2019 PERMALINK GAMA Foundation Joins Efforts To Create New Organization and Expand Its Research-Based Solutions Falls Church, VA – The GAMA Foundation for Education and Research is joining GAMA International and the Association for Advanced Life Underwriting (AALU) in their effort to create a new and unified organization that represents…

AALU, GAMA to Build New Organization Representing the Financial Security Profession

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The Association for Advanced Life Underwriting (AALU) and GAMA International today announced they will create a new organization representing the financial security profession. This organization will be the first of its kind in the industry, representing all distribution channels and bringing together the strengths of AALU’s advocacy and GAMA’s leadership and professional development.

AALU Statement on SEC’s Standard of Conduct Final Rule

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AALU President and CEO Marc Cadin offered the following reaction to the SEC’s adoption of the Regulation Best Interest. “AALU appreciates the SEC’s effort to ensure that the standard of care for broker-dealers and registered investment advisors is appropriate and protects consumers. Our members work in the best interest of their customers every day,” Cadin…

AALU Applauds House Committee Passage and Senate Introduction of Key Bills to Improve Americans’ Retirement Security

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – AALU CEO Marc Cadin today applauded passage of the Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement (SECURE) Act (H.R. 1994) in the House Ways and Means Committee and announced the organization’s support for the Retirement Enhancement and Savings Act (RESA) (S. 972) introduced in the Senate yesterday.

AALU Announces Two Senior Hires

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – AALU, the leading organization of financial security professionals who provide life insurance and retirement planning solutions, today announced it has made two new hires to the organization. Katherine Knight will serve as vice president of communications, and Rob McLeod will serve as assistant vice president of membership. Both will assume the roles...

AALU Doubles Membership

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Washington, D.C. – AALU today announced that it has doubled the size of its membership of entrepreneurial financial security professionals. Now more than 4,000 members strong, this is the most significant membership development in AALU’s history.