The Insured Retirement Institute (IRI) has unveiled its new members-only website, The new site offers improved navigation and search functionality, access to all of IRI’s print and electronic publications, and new content areas, including public policy centers catered to meet the needs of financial advisors and broker-dealer/distributor members.

The site also offers a new advocacy headquarters offering comprehensive analysis of the public policy issues affecting the insured retirement industry and new legislative and regulatory trackers to stay current on applicable laws in each area of jurisdiction; a grassroots government affairs action center providing a forum for financial professionals to engage with their elected officials; a new education destination complete with webinars, podcasts and IRI’s collection of FINRA-reviewed client materials. It also is offering a revamped research hub highlighting the latest economic commentary and data from across the insured retirement industry and IRI’s exclusive studies and research publications.

“The new promises to reflect the robust content offerings that our members have come to expect from IRI,” said IRI President and CEO Cathy Weatherford. “I encourage everyone at our more than 500 member companies, including insurers, broker-dealers and distributors, asset managers, solution providers and financial advisors to visit and enjoy the new IRI experience.”

The Insured Retirement Institute is a not-for-profit organization that is considered the authoritative source for all things pertaining to annuities, insured retirement strategies and retirement planning.