MN Speaks on Growing Sales Through Product Development

Thursday, June 17th, 2021

After a year without business travel due to the COVID-19 pandemic, it is refreshing to see our industry starting to have some in-person events again. On May 27, 2021, the Fraternal Societies of Greater Pittsburgh held an event at which our Managing Director Chris Conklin was a featured speaker.   Chris’ topic was a key […]




NAIC Annuity Minimum Interest Rate Change

Thursday, April 22nd, 2021

At Miller & Newberg, we make every effort to alert our clients to industry developments that are very important for insurance companies and fraternal benefit societies to know and act upon.   In recent years, as interest rates have fallen to record lows, the annuity industry has become increasingly concerned about the lifetime interest rate […]




Important Life Insurance Tax Code and Nonforfeiture Rate Changes

Friday, January 22nd, 2021

At Miller & Newberg, we make every effort to alert our clients to industry developments that are very important for insurance companies and fraternal benefit societies to know and act upon.   In the final days of 2020, Congress passed and President Trump signed into law a bill that the press characterized as a COVID-19 […]




Important Life Valuation and Nonforfeiture Rate Changes

Thursday, August 6th, 2020

At Miller & Newberg, we make every effort to alert our clients to industry developments that are not necessarily reported widely in the popular or industry press, but that nonetheless are very important for insurance companies and fraternal benefit societies to know and act upon.   A pair of those developments occurred on July 1, […]




2019 SOA Annual Meeting

Tuesday, November 5th, 2019

The 2019 SOA Annual Meeting held in Toronto was a success! Miller and Newberg’s booth in the exhibit hall was well-received and attendees enjoyed participating in our guessing game (what is the value of Canadian Smarties in the fishbowl). The team made some great connections!




Community LINC

Wednesday, September 25th, 2019

Our team had the privilege of volunteering at Community LINC for half a day. We painted, built shelves, power-washed a fence, organized storage, hauled trash and assisted with preparations for their annual fundraiser. Community LINC is a local Kansas City organization that aims to “end homelessness by re-housing, stabilizing, and empowering families to thrive independently” […]




Celebrating 25 Years Strong

Thursday, April 4th, 2019

Miller & Newberg celebrated its 25th anniversary with an evening of cocktails and dining at Kansas City’s historic Webster House. We were grateful Ed Cowman could come to town to celebrate with us! Pictured above (left to right) are founding team members Marshall Barney and Eric Newberg.




Congratulations Sam!

Sunday, April 1st, 2018

Miller & Newberg is pleased to announce our newest credentialed actuary, Samuel Ellis, ASA, MAAA.   Sam joined Miller & Newberg in May of 2015.  He has diligently studied and passed the first set of actuarial exams earning his Associateship in the Society of Actuaries and has become a Member of the American Academy of […]




The American Fraternal Alliance 2017 Annual Meeting was a success!

Friday, August 11th, 2017

Members of Miller & Newberg descended upon Phoenix for the American Fraternal Alliance 2017 Annual Meeting. Carolyn Covington presented at the Board Institute, a seminar designed to help board members ensure the legal and financial health of their societies while fostering growth of the societies and the fraternal system. Miller & Newberg hosted a dinner […]




2016 SOA Annual Meeting

Wednesday, October 26th, 2016

The 2016 SOA Annual Meeting held in Las Vegas was a success!  Miller and Newberg’s booth in the exhibit hall was well-received and attendees enjoyed participating in our guessing game (what is the value of the chips in the fishbowl).  Trevor Huseman, Managing Director, presented on Principle-Based Reserve Issues for Smaller Insurance Companies.  Audience participation […]