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IRI CONFERENCE ZEROES IN ON INDUSTRY ISSUES, CHALLENGES, AND OPPORTUNITIES IN 2021

Posted on April 14, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Virtual may be the current reality for industry gatherings, but that is not hindering the delivery of robust content by compelling speakers at the Insured Retirement Institute

IRI CONGRATULATES GARY GENSLER ON CONFIRMATION AS SEC CHAIR

Posted on April 14, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Insured Retirement Institute (IRI) issued the following statement after the Senate confirmed Gary Gensler as the new Chair of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (

IRI CONGRATULATES MARTIN J. WALSH ON CONFIRMATION AS LABOR SECRETARY

Posted on March 22, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Insured Retirement Institute (IRI) issued the following statement following the Senate’s confirmation of former Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh as Secretary of Labor. &

IRI ANNOUNCES SPRING VIRTUAL CONFERENCE

Posted on March 16, 2021

“20 in 21” Features 20 Sessions Covering Critical Topics Affecting the Insured Retirement Industry WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Insured Retirement Institute (IRI) is hosting a virtual con

IRI ANNOUNCES NEW BOARD OF DIRECTORS OFFICERS, MEMBERS

Posted on March 11, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Insured Retirement Institute (IRI) announced changes to its board of directors, including the formal approval of a new board chair, a new vice-chair, four new executive co

IRI SUPPORTS DEPARTMENT OF LABOR NON-ENFORCEMENT POLICY FOR ESG RULE

Posted on March 10, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Insured Retirement Institute (IRI) said today that it supports a U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) decision not to enforce two recently published regulations. The affecte

INSURED RETIREMENT INSTITUTE’S CAPITOL HILL VIRTUAL FLY-IN THIS WEEK

Posted on March 8, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The Insured Retirement Institute (IRI) is conducting a virtual fly-in with its Board of Directors this week on March 9-10. Across the two-day event, board members will meet with Me

IRI ANNOUNCES 2021 FEDERAL RETIREMENT SECURITY BLUEPRINT

Posted on March 4, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Insured Retirement Institute (IRI) announced today its 2021 Retirement Security Blueprint to advance policies addressing the challenges and obstacles faced by America

IRI ANNOUNCES NEW BOARD CHAIR

Posted on February 19, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Insured Retirement Institute (IRI) today announced that John Kennedy, Senior Vice President, Head of Retirement Solutions Distribution at Lincoln Financial Distributors, i

IRI STATEMENT ON THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR'S PROHIBITED TRANSACTION EXEMPTION FOR INVESTMENT ADVICE PROFESSIONALS

Posted on February 12, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. –  The U.S. Department of Labor announced today that a new prohibited transaction exemption for providers of investment advice will take effect as scheduled on Tuesday, Feb

IRI CONGRATULATES DR. JANET YELLEN ON CONFIRMATION AS TREASURY SECRETARY

Posted on January 26, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Insured Retirement Institute (IRI) issued the following statement regarding Senate confirmation of Dr. Janet Yellen as Secretary of the Treasury. “IRI congratulates

STATEMENT OF THE INSURED RETIREMENT INSTITUTE REGARDING SEN. ROB PORTMAN RETIREMENT ANNOUNCEMENT

Posted on January 25, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Insured Retirement Institute (IRI) issued the following statement on the announcement by Sen. Rob Portman (R-Ohio) that he would not seek re-election in 2022.   &

LABOR DEPARTMENT ISSUES INVESTMENT ADVICE RULE

Posted on December 15, 2020

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) today issued a final rule governing investment advice for retirement plans covered under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974

IRI WELCOMES THE 2021 NAIC LEADERSHIP TEAM

Posted on December 11, 2020

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Insured Retirement Institute’s (IRI) President and CEO Wayne Chopus issued a statement congratulating the newly elected 2021 leadership of the National Association o

SENATE HEARING EXPLORES CHALLENGES TO RETIREMENT SECURITY

Posted on December 9, 2020

IRI Urges Action on Bipartisan Legislation WASHINGTON, D.C. – A Senate subcommittee today will examine the challenges Americans face to achieve retirement financial security. In a statement