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IRI NAMES NEW MEMBERS TO BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Posted on September 23, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Insured Retirement Institute (IRI) today announced changes to its board of directors. Joining the IRI board of directors are Blake Bostwick, CEO, Individual Solutions, Tr

IRI CELEBRATES 30TH ANNIVERSARY AT ANNUAL CONFERENCE

Posted on September 23, 2021

“Working Together, We Can Deliver on the Promises our Industry Makes” WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Insured Retirement Institute (IRI) opened its annual conference with a celebrat

IRI ANNUAL CONFERENCE TO OFFER PERSPECTIVES ON MAJOR ISSUES AFFECTING INSURED RETIREMENT INDUSTRY

Posted on September 10, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Insured Retirement Institute's (IRI) annual conference will occur September 21-22 and September 28-29 and will provide a forum to present and discuss the industry's most s

HOUSE COMMITTEE CONSIDERS WORKPLACE RETIREMENT PLAN MEASURE

Posted on September 9, 2021

IRI Says Bill Will Advance Financial Equity, Security for Workers and Families WASHINGTON, D.C. – Nearly 40 million small business employees will gain access to a workplace retirement savings pl

IRI SURVEY SHOWS WORKERS NEED IMPROVED RETIREMENT SAVING HABITS AND MORE REALISTIC RETIREMENT EXPECTATIONS WHILE VALUING PROTECTED LIFETI...

Posted on August 31, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Most workers over age 40 have inadequate retirement savings and are not saving enough to catch up, yet most expect retirement income far greater than even the highest Social S

IRI STATEMENT ON THE RETIREMENT OF REP. RON KIND

Posted on August 12, 2021

By Wayne Chopus, President and CEO “The Insured Retirement Institute (IRI) offers our best wishes and congratulations to a champion of retirement security, Congressman Ron Kind (D-Wisc.), who an

IRI CHEERS INTRODUCTION OF ELDER JUSTICE LEGISLATION

Posted on August 11, 2021

Measure Increases Support for State Programs to Combat Senior Citizen Exploitation WASHINGTON, D.C. – State programs to investigate elder abuse, neglect, and exploitation would get a much-needed

INSURED RETIREMENT INSTITUTE WINS “POWER OF A” AWARD FOR ADVOCACY

Posted on August 3, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The Insured Retirement Institute (IRI) won recognition for its advocacy efforts to help America’s workers and retirees recover from the economic consequences caused by the CO

LEGISLATION INTRODUCED TO ENCOURAGE RETIREMENT PRODUCT INNOVATION

Posted on July 30, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C.  –  A bill to lower barriers to innovative retirement income products by requiring the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to revise its rules regarding the devel

SENATE HEARING EXAMINES HOW CONGRESS CAN ADDRESS RETIREMENT ANXIETY

Posted on July 28, 2021

IRI Comments for Finance Committee Hearing Record WASHINGTON, D.C. -- A Senate Committee will explore additional actions that Congress can take to address worker and retiree anxiety about accumulatin

IRI, ACLI TO FINRA: WE SUPPORT GOAL OF IDENTIFYING, REMOVING BARRIERS TO DIVERSITY IN BROKER-DEALER COMMUNITY

Posted on June 30, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Insured Retirement Institute (IRI) and the American Council of Life Insurers (ACLI) told the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) that they, “support the

IRI NAMES TWO NEW MEMBERS TO BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Posted on June 23, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Insured Retirement Institute (IRI) today announced changes to its board of directors.  Joining the IRI board of directors are Steve Scanlon, Head of Individual Retire

HOUSE COMMITTEE HEARING TO DISCUSS RETIREMENT SECURITY ISSUES

Posted on June 23, 2021

Momentum Building to Advance Bipartisan Measure This Year WASHINGTON, D.C. – Momentum for comprehensive, bipartisan retirement security legislation is building, according to the Insured Retireme

IRI ISSUES FIRST QUARTER 2021 ANNUITY SALES REPORT

Posted on June 21, 2021

Fixed Annuity Sales Flat, Variable Sales Jump WASHINGTON, D.C. –  Sales of fixed and variable annuities were $56.7 billion in the first quarter of 2021, up 3.9 percent from fourth-quarter 2

IRI STATE OF THE INDUSTRY REPORT

Posted on June 3, 2021

Rebound, Progress Toward Digital Solutions, and High Potential for More Retirement Relief from Congress Expected WASHINGTION, D.C. – 2021 should prove to be a year of increasing annuity sales, p