In the News

July 15, 2021

Social Justice Fund: A Year Later

July 6, 2021

Black American Life Insurance Ownership Up During Pandemic: Study

June 15, 2021

COVID-19 Restrictions Now Lifted as State Hits 70% Vaccination Rate

June 7, 2021

Majority of Americans Support Sustainable Investing and Are Ready to Act

May 26, 2021

Covid-19 Expands Life Insurance Purchases Beyond Wealthy

April 27, 2021

New York Life Launches $1 Billion Impact Investment Initiative to Address Racial Wealth Gap

March 25, 2021

New York Proposes Guidance for Insurers on Financial Risks of Climate Change

March 23, 2021

CUNA Mutual Group Foundation Honored for Efforts Around DEI

March 17, 2021 

Replace Fear With Imagination In Implementing DEI, Panelist Says

March 16, 2021

New York Regulator to Collect, Publish Insurer Diversity to Promote Transparency

March 15, 2021

MetLife Elevates Global Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer Role Through New Reporting Line to CEO

March 8, 2021

Apollo Global to Buy Insurance Affiliate Athene for $11 Billion

January 26, 2021

Allstate to Sell Life Insurance Unit to Blackstone for $2.8 Billion

January 25, 2021

Zurich Insurance CEO on Outlook for Industry, Risks in 2021

January 7, 2021

The Life Insurance Council Names New President and CEO

December 14, 2020

Your Year-End Financial Checklist: What To Do in the Final Weeks of 2020

October 8, 2020

NY Law Prohibits Life Insurance Denials Over Naloxone

September 30, 2020

AI Will Help Insurers Reach Underserved Markets

August 9, 2020

How Life Insurance Shopping Has Changed During The Pandemic

June 5, 2020

American College CEO Opens Up About Black Life In A White World

May 6, 2020

Life Insurance Council of New York CEO to Retire Early 2021

April 1, 2020

New York Adds Life and Annuity Premium Grace Period Extension Regs

March 5, 2020

Talent Gap Pushes Insurance Companies to Evaluate Diversity Initiatives

March 2, 2020

Fix the 'Broken Rung' on the Management Track Ladder

February 26, 2020

We Are Working to Close the Gender Gap in Insurance

February 11, 2020

New York Governor Proposes Bigger Fines for Financial Services Violators

January 1, 2020

The 2020 Life, Health and Annuity Planner

November 1, 2019

The Life Insurance Council of New York Concludes Annual Meeting & Planning Conference

October 11, 2019

Rick Wortman to Lead New York Life Insurer Group

August 5, 2019

New York best interest rule for annuity, life insurance sales upheld by state court

May 27, 2019

White, Griffin Honored at CMSV Gala

May 27, 2019

LICONY Commissions Report Life Industry's Economic Contributions Booming

May 24, 2019

Letter to the Editor: Insurers must ask about Naloxone

May 20, 2019

New York State Life Industry Produces More GDP Than Jamaica

May 6, 2019

NY Bill Would Bar Life Insurers From Eyeing Applicants' Opioid-Blocker Prescription

February 7, 2019

Why the Future of Insurance may Depend on Your Online Presence

January 30, 2019

New York Insurers Can Evaluate Your Social Media Use—If They Can Prove Why It’s Needed

December 21, 2018

NAIC 2018 Fall National Meeting Highlights

April 16, 2018

Major U.S. Property Casualty Trade Groups Eye Merger

April 6, 2018

NAIC 2018 National Spring Meeting

April 2, 2018

Legal Alert: NAIC Report—2018 Spring National Meeting

March 2, 2018 Think Advisor: Let N.Y. Life Insurers Live: Groups to Vullo
March 1, 2018 A.M. Best: Insurance Groups Ask New York Regulator to Slow Movement on Life, Annuities Suitability Rule (subscription required)
December 28, 2017 Insurance News Net: New York Proposes ‘Best Interest’ Standard
December 28, 2017 A.M. Best: New York DFS Proposes Best Interest Standard for Life, Annuities Sales (subscription required)
December 27, 2017 Bloomberg News: New York’s Financial Watchdog Proposes ‘Best Interest’ Rules
December 27, 2017 Think Advisor: New York State May Set Its Own Best Interest Standard
December 27, 2017 Politico Pro: Defying Trump, New York proposes fiduciary rule for brokers (subscription required)
December 1, 2017 Insurance Journal: Trump Nominates Life Industry’s Workman to Replace Woodall on Financial Stability Panel
December 1, 2017 Think Advisor: Life Groups Love Trump's FSOC Nominee
November 30, 2017 A.M. Best: Trump to Nominate Former Life Insurance Council of New York President to FSOC (subscription required)
September 22, 2017 A.M. Best: NY Rule Allows Review of Life, Annuities Policy Changes, Premium Hikes (subscription required)
September 15, 2017 Insurance News Net: New York Governor Signs Life Insurance Legislation Into Law
April 19, 2017 The Insurance Advocate: The Time is Now for New York to Join the Interstate Insurance Product Regulation Compact
March 29, 2017 Albany Times Union: Governor's plan harmful to life insurance industry
March 3, 2017 City and State: City and State Presents: Hacking Insurance with LICONY's Mary Griffin
February 17, 2017 A.M. Best: New York DFS Issues New Cybersecurity Rule to Take Effect March 1 (subscription required)
November 21, 2016 NY Law Journal: NYS Regulators Propose Advance Notice of Life Insurance Price Hikes (subscription required)
November 17, 2016 A.M.Best - New York DFS Questions Use of Occupation, Education as Factors in Auto Rate Determination (A.M. Best - subscription required)

 

Published Articles 

October 18, 2016

The Life Insurance Industry - New York's Economic Driver

April 25, 2016

Leaders Throughout the Life Insurance Industry - MetLife's Michael Zarcone

February 29, 2016

Leaders Throughout Life Insurance Industry

December 21, 2015

The Fabric of the New York State Economy Would Unravel

October 26, 2015

Critical Support Would Vanish for Families Across New York State

October 2015 The Retirement Security Challenge Would Grow Even Larger
June 29, 2015

Life Without the Life Insurance Industry?

April 27, 2015

Life Without the Life Insurance Industry?

February 18, 2015

What if there were no life insurance industry?

December 22, 2014

People Are What Matter Most in Life

October 26, 2014

From Investments to Job Creation and More, The Life Insurance Industry is a Major Economic Engine for New York State

August 18, 2014

A Majority Agrees Life Insurance is Needed, But Do You Have It?

June 23, 2014

Let's Secure Financial Independence for People in Retirement

April 28, 2014

Disability: A Real Risk at All Ages; Are Families Covered? The Answer is Not so Clear

February 24, 2014

A Long-standing Employer, A Noble Business