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Research And More

LIMRA and LOMA provide a wealth of services for today’s actuaries. This page links you to these helpful resources:

  • Research reports and articles
  • Peer forums
  • Professional development programs

LIMRA and LOMA conduct research in areas directly supporting actuarial knowledge and decision-making, including our research partnership with the Society of Actuaries. We work together to provide you with current data related to actuarial experience for life, health, and annuity lines of business. We can also accelerate your industry knowledge and on-the-job effectiveness with conferences, peer forums, and professional development programs developed by industry experts.

Product Development

Combination Products

2019 Insurance Barometer Study

Learn the financial attitudes and behaviors of adult consumers in the United States, including simplified underwriting and the importance of social media.

Flexible Premium Universal Life Products: Lapse/Surrender and Premium Persistency Experience (2009-2013)

Read the first-ever study of universal life insurance premium persistency experience. This is a key risk influencing the profitability of secondary guarantee products and products that are marketed and sold for traditional protection and savings accumulation purposes.

Wholesaling to Independent Agents and Advisors (2017 MarketScan)

This MarketScan looks at the degree to which wholesaling operations segment independent agents and advisors, and the strategies that sales desk operations use to generate life insurance business from B and C level producers.

Underwriting

Analytics

Upcoming Related Events

Study Groups and Committees

Education and Training

LIMRA Leadership Institute™

Engage new thinking, new skills, and new capabilities for today's leaders.

Underwriting short online courses

Taking underwriters to the next level, this series of short online courses covers over 200+ topics (medical, non-medical, and financial risks) in all areas of underwriting, and has been carefully designed to complement LOMA courses as well as the FALU designation.

Underwriting Life and Health Insurance (UND 386)

UND 386 introduces risk assessment principles applied to underwriting individual and group life and health insurance, including specialized policies and supplemental coverages.

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