Mandate Repeal May Not Unravel ACA

Analysts see insurer stability as most consumers will still sign up for coverage.

February 2018 |  Read Article

States Pick Up Rules That the Feds Dropped

Some states begin looking at establishing their own fiduciary standards, while it doesn’t appear that the individual mandate repeal will undo the Affordable Care Act.

February 2018 |  Read Article

Blockchain May Link Insurance to a Seamless Future

LIMRA joins an insurance consortium to develop blockchain for the life industry.

January 2018 |  Read Article

GOP Hopes Tax Bill Delivers A Happy Holiday

Republicans engage late-stage horse-trading to save a tax cut bill and their chances in 2018 mid-terms.

December 2017 |  Read Article

The Last Waltz? Republicans Prepare for Tax Reform Fight

Republicans in Congress are under pressure to get the job done. Can they score a badly needed win?

November 2017 |  Read Article

Health Care Reform Could Still Be Alive While DOL Rule Could Be Dead

Health care reform may not be dead in Congress after all, and there could be some good news for the industry on the fiduciary rule front.

September 2017 |  Read Article

Friend or Foe? Dissecting DOL Fiduciary Moves

During a frenetic week in July, the Department of Labor filed a brief defending its fiduciary rule, as well as a Request For Information signaling its willingness to amend the rule. We explain how the DOL came to seemingly opposite conclusions.

August 2017 |  Read Article

Is Half of Fiduciary the Last of Fiduciary?

The fiduciary rule began taking effect, but it is far from a done deal.

July 2017 |  Read Article

Congress Facing Tough Decisions on Reform Measures

Health care and tax reform are two issues that the new president is trying to push through Congress, while the fiduciary rule might be too far along to be reversed.

June 2017 |  Read Article

Just When You Thought It Was Over

The American Health Care Act does nothing to address agent compensation, but industry groups say the bill is a step in the right direction toward fixing the health care law.

April 2017 |  Read Article