Listen to this excerpt from The Street’s and Rating Agency’s View of the Life Insurance Industry presentation at the 2013 Life & Annuity Symposium. How well is our industry competing against other industries for capital? What are the key trends seen impacting our industry? Capital or debt markets: Which will bear more fruit? What are the macroeconomic trends that will drive our fate in the future? Both Canadian and U.S. perspectives will be covered. This is part 1 of a 2 part series.

Listen to this excerpt from the Impact of the Low Interest Rate Environment on Life Insurers presentation at the 2013 Life and Annuity Symposium. The panel was moderated by Richard Pretty and features Joe Dziwura and Winter Liu. During this discussion they consider the possible paths of future interest rates and examine the implications of current low interest rates on the life insurance industry.