SOURCE: Life Insurance Settlement Association

Life Insurance Settlement Association

October 06, 2009 11:05 ET

November 8-10: Life Settlement Association Hosts Three-Day NYC Event Showcasing Advanced Approaches to an Emergent Asset Class

ORLANDO, FL--(Marketwire - October 6, 2009) - On November 8-10, life settlement professionals from all walks of life will converge on New York City for the Life Insurance Settlement Association's (LISA) 15th Annual Fall Life Settlement Conference. As 2009 winds down and the US economy shows signs of leveling, LISA proudly brings together sophisticated investors, institutional funders and other life settlement professionals for an intimate three-day meeting. The LISA Fall Conference comes in the midst of a significant show of interest in life settlements by the federal government and the general public. With hearings on Capitol Hill, increased activity on Wall Street and a surge in mainstream media, the life settlement industry is poised to make major gains in the public's awareness of the secondary market.

For the 15th consecutive year, LISA will host the most diverse pool of secondary market players of any industry event. Set in the heart of downtown New York City at the Marriot Marquis, the fall conference boasts an aggressive three-day agenda led by the industry's best and brightest. Discussion platforms will bring conference attendees opportunities to engage industry experts and deliver their own perspectives on the most pressing issues of the day. Subjects to be addressed include:

--  Carrier Solvency
--  Major State Legislative Developments
--  The Emerging Federal Role
--  Wall Street & Life Settlement Securitization
--  Life Settlement Market Disintermediation
--  Fund Index Products and New Investment Structures and many more

For the second year running, LISA will complement its fall conference with a free Investor Workshop on November 8th. Qualified investors registered by October 23rd will enjoy a no-cost exclusive event specifically tailored for the investment community. The Investor Workshop draws upon the advanced knowledge of industry leaders to make this sophisticated market accessible to all interested parties.

Experts from the US and abroad will engage attendees on a host of investor-related issues to include:

--  The Fundamentals of Life Settlement Investing
--  Essential Considerations in Long Term Investing
--  A 360 View of Emerging Investment Vehicles: LS Bonds, Longevity Swaps,
    Synthetics and others

"After 15 years this much should be clear to all: if you want to play, you need a seat at the table. Our fall conferences inevitably draw the broadest cross section of secondary market professionals found in one location. The networking opportunities we make available to our guests are unequaled. Simply put: attend and your portfolio will thank you," explains LISA Executive Director Doug Head. With three-day access to hundreds of serious market players, the fall conference offers tremendous opportunities to permanently expand your business interests.

With over 135 member companies, LISA is the largest membership organization in the secondary market. LISA has established important trends in the life settlement industry and weighed in on the toughest issues affecting this growing market. Indeed, more than 90% of all the life settlement business transacted in the secondary market is represented at LISA's bi-annual conferences.

LISA also offers an exceptional incentives and rate reductions for conference registrants. To learn more about the 15th Annual Fall Life Settlement Conference visit the event website at: Interested parties may also contact the LISA Conference Department at:

Established in 1994, the Life Insurance Settlement Association is the oldest and largest trade organization in the industry. Its goal is to promote the development, integrity, and reputation of the life settlement industry, and to promote a competitive market for the people it serves. LISA now represents over 135 members with a wide variety of interests in the industry. For more about the association, visit

Contact Information

  • Contact:

    LISA Conference Department
    PH: 407-894-3797
    Email Contact