Insurance trade groups are moving to urge lawmakers to revise language in the financial-reform legislation that could adversely affect the industry, particularly the provision that would require large insurance carriers to contribute to a prefunded systemic-risk fund. The provision would be unfair for the industry as insurers did not present a systemic risk like other financial firms, which spurred the recent financial crisis, said PCI's Ben McKay. "If you're going to make us pay, you shouldn't make us pay for a more risky firm," he added.

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