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Sep 10, 2019, 16:42 ET Academy Offers Objective Actuarial Perspective on Surprise Medical Billing

As the national debate over addressing "surprise billing" of patients continues to unfold, the American Academy of Actuaries is offering an objective ...


Aug 29, 2019, 10:00 ET Actuaries Climate Index Winter 2018-19 Data Released

Organizations representing the actuarial professions in Canada and the United States have updated the Actuaries Climate Index (ACI) with data from...


Jul 12, 2019, 12:03 ET Senate Proposal Suggests National Approach to Retirement Policy--Actuaries Weigh In on the Potential Challenges and Benefits

Legislation introduced in the U.S. Senate in spring 2019 to create a federal Commission on Retirement Security raises the question of what a cohesive ...


Jun 27, 2019, 09:51 ET Actuaries: Health Care Costs, Public Policy-Driven Changes Among Factors Shaping 2020 Health Insurance Premiums

A new issue brief from the American Academy of Actuaries provides consumers and public policymakers with an actuarial perspective on key factors...


Jun 24, 2019, 10:30 ET Actuaries Provide a Look at Wildfire Risk Ahead of 2019 Season Peak

As peak wildfire season approaches with the kickoff of summer 2019, a new issue paper from the American Academy of Actuaries examines the key...


May 07, 2019, 14:00 ET Actuaries Climate Index Fall 2018 Data Released Using Improved Methodology

Organizations representing the actuarial profession in Canada and the United States have applied an improved methodology to the Actuaries Climate...


Mar 04, 2019, 10:10 ET How Could Health Insurance Coverage Be Expanded Through Public Plans? New Academy Paper Outlines Different Approaches, Key Public Policy Considerations

As proposals to expand public health insurance are being put forward, the American Academy of Actuaries' Health Practice Council is providing...


Feb 05, 2019, 13:07 ET Actuaries Ready to Advise Administration, Congress on Financial Security Issues Following State of the Union

The American Academy of Actuaries will continue to offer public policymakers unique insights on financial security and risk issues from the U.S....


Nov 30, 2018, 14:14 ET Actuaries Urge Continuation of Efforts to Address Multiemployer Pension System Challenges

Following the congressional Joint Select Committee on Solvency of Multiemployer Pension Plans' reaching its statutory deadline without coming to an...


Nov 15, 2018, 10:00 ET Actuaries Climate Index® Winter 2017-18 Data Released

Organizations representing the actuarial profession in Canada and the United States report new Actuaries Climate Index® (ACI) data, showing that the...


Sep 05, 2018, 11:27 ET Travelers, Insurance Professionals, Regulators Will Find New Academy Monograph a Useful Explainer on Travel Insurance

New analysis from the American Academy of Actuaries, "Travel Insurance: An Actuarial Perspective," draws on actuarial expertise to provide a clear...


Aug 01, 2018, 14:01 ET Actuaries Climate Index™ Fall 2017 Data Released

The latest Actuaries Climate Index™ data reported today by organizations representing the actuarial profession in Canada and the United States show...


Aug 01, 2018, 13:38 ET Actuaries: Changes in Short-Term, Limited-Duration Insurance Could Lead to Increase in ACA Premiums

The final rule expanding short-term, limited-duration insurance (STLDI), released today by the departments of Labor, Treasury, and Health and Human...


Jul 27, 2018, 10:00 ET Academy Pension Forum Puts Spotlight on Bridging the Gap Between Retirement Policy and Reality

Retirement policy thought leaders speaking at the American Academy of Actuaries' "Modernizing the U.S. Retirement System" forum in Washington today...


Jun 13, 2018, 10:17 ET Actuaries Identify Drivers of 2019 Health Insurance Premium Changes

The American Academy of Actuaries has identified increasing health care costs and the effects of public policy changes as among the major drivers of...


May 24, 2018, 01:38 ET Academy's '2018: Making Issues Count' Website Provides Voters With Nonpartisan, Expert Information on Key Issues

As the political campaigns for the 2018 fall elections move into high gear after Memorial Day and candidates discuss their public policy positions...


Apr 24, 2018, 06:36 ET Actuaries Climate Index™ Summer 2017 Data Released

New Actuaries Climate Index™ data reported today by organizations representing the actuarial profession in Canada and the United States show that the ...


Mar 13, 2018, 04:54 ET Academy: U.S. District Court Decision Mischaracterizes Role of Actuarial Standards Board

A recent decision by the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas regarding a Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) regulation...


Jan 25, 2018, 10:27 ET Actuaries Suggest Focus on Risk and Financial Security Issues to Policymakers Ahead of State of the Union Speech

Ahead of President Trump's 2018 State of the Union speech, the American Academy of Actuaries is offering expertise on risk and financial security...


Jan 17, 2018, 10:30 ET Actuaries Climate Index™ Spring 2017 Data Released

Organizations representing the actuarial profession in Canada and the United States today reported new Actuaries Climate Index™ data that reveals the ...


Oct 31, 2017, 12:53 ET Academy Promotes Retirement Security With Position Statement Encouraging Income Options Within DC Plans

The retirement security of millions of Americans participating in employer-sponsored defined contribution (DC) plans would be improved by providing...


Oct 12, 2017, 15:32 ET Actuaries Caution on Potential Risks and Effects of Health Care Executive Order on Consumers, Insurance Markets

The American Academy of Actuaries is cautioning that President Trump's executive order on association health plans (AHPs) and short-term...


Oct 12, 2017, 11:08 ET International Survey Finds Complexity of Retirement Risks Is a Challenge Common to Future Retirees in U.S., U.K., Australia

A new international survey from the American Academy of Actuaries, the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (U.K.), and the Actuaries Institute of...


Oct 05, 2017, 11:30 ET Actuaries Climate Index™ Value Reaches New High With Winter 2016-17

Organizations representing the actuarial profession in Canada and the United States reported today that the Actuaries Climate Index™ reached a new...


Aug 23, 2017, 13:56 ET Risk Professionals Urge Congress to Renew and Improve Nation's Flood Insurance Framework

Flood risk is a reality for millions of Americans, but without congressional action by Sept. 30, the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) will...