NU Online News Service, Aug. 6, 2003, 12:55 p.m. EDT – LOMA, Atlanta, has scheduled the Insurance Accounting Update conference for Sept. 22-23 in New York.

One discussion will address compliance with the new Sarbanes-Oxley act and related regulations.

Other discussion topics will the rules on accounting for “other-than-temporary impairments,” the ratings outlook for insurers, derivatives issues, and rules for guarantees and consolidation of special purpose entities.