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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 Follows Sister Into AALU Deal

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BY ALLISON BELL – 08/14/2019 The board of the GAMA Foundation for Education and Research says the foundation will team up with the new organization that the foundation’s sister, GAMA International, is forming with the Association for Advanced Life Underwriting (AALU). The GAMA Foundation sponsors research and produced educational resources aimed at managers in life…

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…