Affiliations & Organizations
Securities and Exchange Commission
Primerica is regulated by state and federal securities regulators, including the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The mission of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is to protect investors, maintain fair, orderly, and efficient markets, and facilitate capital formation. The SEC oversees the key participants in the securities world, including securities exchanges, securities brokers and dealers, investment advisors, and mutual funds. Here the SEC is concerned primarily with promoting the disclosure of important market-related information, maintaining fair dealing, and protecting against fraud.
The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority
The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), is the largest non governmental regulator for all securities firms doing business in the United States. All told, FINRA oversees nearly 5,100 brokerage firms, about 173,000 branch offices and more than 665,000 registered securities representatives. Created inJuly 2007 through the consolidation of NASD and the member regulation, enforcement and arbitration functions of the New York Stock Exchange, FINRA is dedicated to investor protection and market integrity through effective and efficient regulation and complementary compliance and technology-based services.
Insurance Marketplace Standards Organization
Primerica Life Insurance Co. is a member of the Insurance Marketplace Standards Association (IMSA). IMSA is a nonprofit, independent organization created to strengthen consumer trust and confidence in the marketplace for individually sold life insurance, long-term care insurance and annuities. Qualified companies commit to maintaining high ethical standards and to being fair, honest and open in the way they advertise, sell and service their products.
American Council of Life Insurers
Primerica Life Insurance Co. is a member of the American Council of Life Insurers (ACLI). ACLI is a Washington, D.C.-based trade association whose 377 member companies account for 91 percent of the life insurance industry's total assets in the United States, 90 percent of life insurance premiums and 95 percent of annuity considerations.