Quest CE’s Mississippi NAIC Annuity Training Course Approved

MILWAUKEE – April 5, 2013 – Quest CE, premier provider of insurance continuing education and FINRA firm element training, today announced the approval of its Mississippi 4-hour NAIC Annuity Training Course.

All producers currently licensed to sell, solicit, and negotiate annuity products must complete a one-time annuity training course approved for at least 4 hours by September 1, 2014.  All producers licensed on or after September 1, 2013 must complete this training prior to selling, soliciting, or negotiating such products.  Nonresidents who satisfy the training requirements of another state that are similar to Mississippi’s law will be deemed compliant for Mississippi’s requirement.

Course Topics Include:

  • Overview of annuities
  • Parties to an annuity
  • How fixed, variable, and indexed annuity contract provisions affect the consumer
  • Income taxation of qualified and non-qualified annuities
  • Appropriate sales practices, replacement, and disclosure requirements

Quest CE simplifies the NAIC’s Annuity Training requirements for producers, insurance carriers and broker-dealers with its premier NAIC annuity suitability training solution, featuring real-time reciprocity approval.  The reciprocity functionality is standard in all NAIC solutions, providing users with the ability to complete one course for state credit and receive credits for the additional states that share reciprocity.

Click here to view Quest CE’s NAIC Annuity Training Platform or visit the website at (http://learn.questce.com/naicsuitability). For questions regarding the annuities training course or the requirement, please contact Quest CE at 877-593-3366 or e-mail sales@questce.com.

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About Quest CE

For over twenty-five years, Quest CE has been the premier provider of Compliance Education to the financial services industry. In addition to offering Providership Administration and insurance continuing education (CE) for professionals holding insurance licenses and professional designations like the CFP, CPA, CLE, CIMA and CLU/ChFC designations, Quest CE also provides a complete spectrum of FINRA compliance training solutions including annually required Firm Element Training for registered representatives, on-demand Annual Compliance Meetings, Annual Compliance Questionnaires, Needs Analysis Surveys, Outside Business Activity Tracking, Gifts and Entertainment Tracking and Political Contributions Tracking.

Serving more than 535 leading insurance carriers, broker-dealers, banks, and other financial institutions, Quest CE is committed to providing advanced custom solutions at cost effective rates, while providing a level of service that greatly surpasses their competitors. Quest CE is the single source solution for organizations seeking training and compliance needs.