Life Settlement Industry Timeline

Oct 17, 2018 2:07:00 PM / by LISA posted in Insider, life settlement, Life Insurance Settlements, Life Insurance

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Grigsby v. Russell: The U.S. Supreme Court ruled that life insurance policies are an asset. Like all assets, life insurance policies are now freely assignable for value.

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News release: Insurance Department issues cease/desist order against out-of-state viatical company

Jul 9, 2018 11:04:00 PM / by Unknown

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Topeka, KS— The Kansas Insurance Department has issued a cease and desist order against a New Jersey company selling viatical insurance settlements in Kansas for failure to file timely statements and renewal fees.

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Opinion: My Turn: Robert A. DiMuccio: Hurting R.I. consumers and economy

Jun 18, 2018 9:14:00 AM / by Unknown

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Founded more than a century ago in Providence, Amica Mutual Insurance Company has become one of the state’s largest employers. We’re deeply invested in supporting a healthy economy in Rhode Island and employ more than 1,500 local workers. We’re also a trusted insurance provider to more than 53,000 Rhode Island families who count on us in their times of need.

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3 Ways the Life Settlement Market is Like Uber

Jun 18, 2018 9:02:00 AM / by LISA

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Thanks to the proliferation of services like Uber, Airbnb, Lending Club and a host of others, sharing services have become a multimillion dollar industry.

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3 Ways the Life Settlement Market is Like Uber

Jun 18, 2018 12:00:00 AM / by Unknown

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Thanks to the proliferation of services like Uber, Airbnb, Lending Club and a host of others, sharing services have become a multimillion dollar industry.

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HOW PEOPLE CLOSE TO JOE CROWLEY HAVE GOTTEN RICH WHILE THE QUEENS BOSS HAS RISEN IN CONGRESS

Jun 13, 2018 9:32:00 AM / by Unknown

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THE RISE OF Congressman Joe Crowley, D-N.Y., has coincided with lucrative lobbying contracts for his younger brother, John Crowley, an attorney who goes by the first name Sean, and previously specialized in wills and estate law.

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Are Bond and Stock Bears Scaring You? Try These Uncorrelated Assets

May 26, 2018 9:54:00 AM / by Unknown

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It’s a scary, volatile market with asset correlations that may result in making emotional investment decisions. Instead of letting your emotions get the best of you, hit the pause button and take a look at smart alternatives. When historical valuations tell you that both stocks and bonds are expensive, it’s time to search for products that can put up decent risk-adjusted returns regardless of any economic cycle.

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LISA’s Annual Spring Conference Spotlights Need for Creative Financial Solutions to Retirement Savings Shortfall

May 16, 2018 10:08:00 AM / by Unknown

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Guest speakers at LISA’s 24th Annual Spring Life Settlement Conference, held last week at the Willard Intercontinental Washington in Washington, D.C., spotlighted the retirement savings shortfall in the U.S. and the need for “innovative solutions” to this growing problem.

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Capitol Hill Insiders Point to Increasing Focus on Retirement Security at LISA’s 24th Annual Spring Life Settlement Conference

May 10, 2018 10:23:00 AM / by LISA via BusinessWire

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Life Insurance Settlement Association via BusinessWire, 8 May 2018

Guest speakers at the Life Insurance Settlement Association (LISA)’s 24th Annual Spring Life Settlement Conference, held this week at the Willard Intercontinental Washington in Washington, D.C., spotlighted the retirement savings shortfall in the U.S. and the need for “innovative solutions” to this growing problem.

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LISA's Response to AARP

May 2, 2018 10:35:00 AM / by Life Insurance Settlement Association

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To: ALL LISA Members

From: Darwin Bayston, President & CEO
Date: April 25th, 2018

Dear LISA Members:

The AARP Education & Outreach division published an article titled “Selling Your Life Insurance? Proceed with Caution” last October that was recently brought to our attention since it keeps being shared on the web. We are very concerned with the piece because it is based on information that is extremely dated at best and factually obsolete at worst. LISA drafted the following response to AARP.

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