SOURCE: Life Insurance Settlement Association

Life Insurance Settlement Association

February 03, 2012 08:37 ET

Final Program Announced for Life Insurance Settlement Association's Institutional Investor Conference

ORLANDO, FL--(Marketwire - Feb 3, 2012) - LISA has announced the final program and speakers for its second annual Institutional Investor Life Settlement Conference. "This program will address the issues, opportunities and challenges of attracting pension fund capital into the life settlement space," says Darwin Bayston, Executive Director of LISA. "Pensions sponsors have stringent regulatory and fiduciary requirements that the life settlement industry must address and resolve in order to attract pension capital," he says.

Sessions will include:

- The State of the Life Settlement Industry
- The Perspectives and Experience of a Pension Sponsor
- Addressing the Needs of Pension, Endowment, and Foundation Funds
- Investment Strategy: Portfolio Acquisition vs. Individual Policy Origination
- Perspectives from an Investment Management Consultant
- Regulatory and Legal Constraints of Pension Funds
- Performance-Reporting Standards for Life Settlement Portfolios
- Roundtable Discussion

Distinguished speakers include:

- Mark Flaherty, Former County Controller, Allegheny County, PA
- Alan Buerger, CEO and Co-Founder, Coventry
- Laurence Hansen, Partner, Locke Lord LLP
- Nate Evans, President and CEO, Maple Life Financial, Inc.
- Andrew Plevin, Co-CEO, BroadRiver Asset Management, L.P.
- Scott Crohn, VP Asset Management, Vida Capital, President, Magna Life Settlements, Inc.
- Edwin Boyer, Principal, Asset Strategy Consultants
- Craig Seitel, CEO, Axis Thought Capital, LLC
- Darwin Bayston, Executive Director, LISA

Register now! The event is fast approaching, which means precious space is running out.

As conference host, the association looks forward to a productive, informative, and educational conference for fund principals and sponsors as well as industry participants.

Note: Attendance will be at no charge for qualified institutional investors, compliments of LISA.

LISA, "the voice of the industry," is the oldest and largest association serving the life settlement industry. Over the association's 15 years, it has provided key guidance in developing legislation and regulations that have served to cultivate and encourage an open, transparent, and free environment for the transaction of life settlements.

Contact Information

  • For more information, contact:

    Darwin Bayston
    Executive Director
    (407) 894-3797
    Email: Email Contact

    For details on conference registration or press credentials, contact:

    Tisha Williams
    Director of Members Services and Sales
    (407) 894-3797
    Email: Email Contact

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