The First Convention

Carroll, J. Patrick
September 2000
Advisor Today;Sep2000, Vol. 95 Issue 9, p98
Trade Publication
Offers a look at the first convention of the Association of Life Underwriters on May 25, 1859 at the Astor Hotel. List of insurance companies which participated in the first meeting; Issues included in the convention's agenda; Proposal made to create a standard mortality table for all life insurers; Regulation problems facing life insurance companies.


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