Federal Appeals Court May Vacate SEC Rule 151A

A federal appeals court indicated that it may vacate SEC Rule 151A which would require that fixed indexed annuities be regulated as securities by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

The court determined that the SEC may have failed to properly assess the 151A's potential impact on efficiency, competition and capital formation in the industry.

This point is similar to those raised by Sheryl Moore in this interview

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