AM Best to Participate in Product Innovation Roundtable at Retiretech Forum

OLDWICK, NJ–(BUSINESS WIRE)–AM Best will participate in a panel discussion at the inaugural Retiretech Forum, scheduled for June 22, 2022, hosted by Nassau Re/Imagine in Hartford, CT.

Bruno Caron, Associate Director, AM Best, will join the session entitled “How will key product categories evolve over the next five years?” which will focus on retirement product innovation. Topics discussed at the roundtable will include the growth of the indexed and fixed index registered annuity markets; how the SECURE Act is redefining the role of annuities and 401(k) plans; increased interest in the pension risk transfer market; and a look at potential changes to social security and financial counseling provisions. The discussion will take place at 1:15 p.m. (EDT). Caron has been with AM Best since 2016 and is responsible for monitoring the credit ratings of a diversified portfolio of equity, mutual life and annuity insurers located in Bermuda, Canada and the United States. . He is also the author of Lifetime income to retire with strength.

Nassau Re/Imagine is an insurtech incubator based at the headquarters of Nassau Financial Group, and it provides resources and support to insurtech startups and scale-ups focused on the life insurance, annuity and reinsurance. For more information about this event, please visit the event webpage.

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