Options

2016 0403 - LIIIWG CC, NAIC Proceedings

  • <Mr. Lovendusky - ACLI> said the ACLI work group thinks that most confusion for consumers involves complex products like universal life, and not Simple products like term life. He said consumers are mostly confused about options, guarantees and riders.
  • The ACLI work group was considering asking the life insurance and Annuities (A) Committee to narrow the charge to look at only products with options, guarantees and riders, but Ms. Cude said she thinks that it is important to consider how the disclosures for all products could be improved.
  • Carriers marketed interest rate-sensitive insurance under a host of premium payment options, including the `vanishing premium' plan.

2009 -  KALDENBACH v. MUTUAL OF OMAHA - Court of Appeals of California, Fourth District, Division Three. 78 Cal.App.4th 830 (2009) 100 Cal.Rptr.3d 637 - Google Scholar-Kaldenbach-2009

  • Many insurance contracts offer the policyowner options regarding premium payment, benefit patterns, and policy loans.
  • This flexibility means that many different patterns of future cash flow could arise under the contract.

2002 - Fair Valuation of Insurance Liabilities: Principles and Methods (page 6) - American Academy of Actuaries

  • Insurance regulators have heightened this publicity by loosening or clarifying the regulations relating to insurance company uses of options for hedging purposes. 

1985 - SOA - OPTIONS ON BONDS AND APPLICATIONS TO PRODUCT PRICING - 56p