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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 Merging to Form New Organization Representing ‘Financial Security Profession’

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BY INSURANCE FORUMS STAFF – 07/31/2019 The Association for Advanced Life Underwriting (AALU) and GAMA International announced July 29 they will create a new Washington, D.C.-based 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…

AALU to Join With GAMA International

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BY ALLISON BELL – 07/29/19 The Association for Advanced Life Underwriting (AALU) and GAMA International announced today that they plan to merge. AALU and GAMA intend to adopt a new name and begin operating as one organization by June 2020, the groups said. AALU is a Washington-based group that once focused on serving advisors who…

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...