News from LOMA A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

Jul 31, 2014, 09:30 ET

LOMA Introduces Newest Interactive Course in ALMI® Designation

 LOMA today announced the recent launch of its latest highly-interactive online educational course, Marketing in Financial Services (LOMA 321),...

Jul 23, 2014, 10:00 ET

LOMA Secure Retirement Institute™ Introduces Third Course in FSRI™ Designation

ATLANTA, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/-- The LOMA Secure Retirement Institute™ today announced the recent launch of the third course of the...

Mar 10, 2014, 11:39 ET

LOMA Secure Retirement Institute™ Introduces Latest Retirement Course

The LOMA Secure Retirement Institute™ today announced the launch of the second course of the Fellow, Secure Retirement Institute™...

Jan 09, 2014, 12:01 ET

Interest Rates, Economy are Concerns in 2014, LOMA Insurance Forecast Says

 Insurance executives surveyed by LOMA for its 2014 Life  Insurance Industry Forecast are cautiously optimistic about the coming year,...

Oct 23, 2013, 09:00 ET

LIMRA LOMA Secure Retirement Institute™ Establishes New Retirement Designation Targeted for Retirement Industry Professionals

 The LIMRA LOMA Secure Retirement Institute today announced it has established the Fellow, Secure Retirement Institute (FSRI™)...

Feb 12, 2013, 08:45 ET

Life Insurance Industry Making Strategic Investments in IT, says SMA Survey with LOMA

 Life and annuity companies are increasing IT (Information Technology) investments by an average of two percent in 2013, according to a...

Jan 09, 2013, 11:37 ET

Modest Growth for Life Insurance Sales Predicted, Low Interest Rates a Concern

 Life insurance executives surveyed by LOMA for its 2013 Forecast are cautiously optimistic about sales this year, with several expecting a...

May 08, 2012, 08:00 ET

LOMA: Insurance CIOs Discuss Integral Role of Technology in Their Companies' Strategic Plans

 Technology should play a integral role in developing and advancing the overall business strategy of a company, according to a panel of five...

May 01, 2012, 08:00 ET

LOMA Takes Customer Service Training to New Heights

 Recent research has found that more than 8 in 10 consumers would pay 25 percent more to ensure superior customer service; on the flip side,...

Jan 10, 2012, 13:00 ET

Despite Facing Challenges, Life Insurance Industry Executives Foresee Opportunities in 2012

 Despite several challenges facing the life insurance industry, executives anticipate opportunities in 2012. LOMA interviewed a panel...

Nov 30, 2011, 15:33 ET

Thought Leadership Speakers Enhance May ACORD LOMA Forum Lineup

PEARL RIVER, N.Y. and ATLANTA, Nov. 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Building on a theme of thought leadership, the 2012 ACORD LOMA Insurance Systems...

Nov 14, 2011, 15:01 ET

Kundra to Keynote 2012 ACORD LOMA Forum

Vivek Kundra, the first Chief Information Officer of the United States, will be the keynote speaker at the 2012 ACORD LOMA Insurance Systems Forum....

Nov 14, 2011, 10:53 ET

LOMA's Resource Magazine Wins Four Awards

LOMA's Resource Magazine received four awards this fall from two top communications organizations. Resource received two awards from the 2011...

Jul 26, 2011, 19:38 ET

Caue Finance and Loma Negra Announce the Expiration and Results of Tender Offers and Consent Solicitations for the 8.875% Notes due 2015 of Caue Finance and 7.25% Notes due 2013 of Loma Negra

Caue Finance Limited ("Caue Finance") and Loma Negra Compania Industrial Argentina S.A. ("Loma Negra" and, together with Caue Finance, the...

Jul 19, 2011, 19:14 ET
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Jun 28, 2011, 00:07 ET

Caue Finance Limited and Loma Negra Compania Industrial Argentina S.A. Commence Tender Offers and Consent Solicitations for 8.875% Notes due 2015 of Caue Finance and 7.25% Notes due 2013 of Loma Negra

Caue Finance Limited ("Caue Finance") and Loma Negra Compania Industrial Argentina S.A. ("Loma Negra" and, together with Caue Finance, the...

Jun 22, 2011, 13:38 ET

Study: Clinical Trial at Loma Linda University Medical Center for New Breast Cancer Treatment Shows Excellent Disease Control and Virtually No Side Effects

A treatment that has virtually no side effects has been found to be an effective weapon for fighting early-stage breast cancer, according to...

May 16, 2011, 15:00 ET

LOMA Talks To Industry Analysts About Life Insurers' IT Investments in 2011

Life insurance companies are investing more money in 2011 towards modernizing and transforming existing core policy systems, like claims and policy...

Mar 09, 2011, 08:00 ET

What Will the Life Insurance Industry Look Like in 2020?

By the year 2020, the industry will bifurcate into large conglomerates, serving a broad and increasingly international market and niche carriers,...