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Forum: Exam 7 - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM Today, 11:12 AM
Replies: 553
Views: 47,561
Posted By therealsylvos
I've fallen behind, got bogged down in Taylor and...

I've fallen behind, got bogged down in Taylor and then took a whole week off. Need to catch up this weekend. My schedule had me finishing up Marshall and Teng& Perkins this weekend, but I need to...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 02-19-2020, 10:25 AM
Replies: 492
Views: 32,983
Posted By therealsylvos
Not exactly a very high bar is it? I'll have to...

Not exactly a very high bar is it? I'll have to take your word for it.
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 02-11-2020, 07:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 325
Posted By therealsylvos
Head on over to the Health forum, seems right up...

Head on over to the Health forum, seems right up their alley imo.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 02-03-2020, 01:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 445
Posted By therealsylvos
Saw this on the insurance subreddit Godfather of...

Saw this on the insurance subreddit Godfather of Personal Injury (https://youtu.be/xo2nmGGCOCw)
Forum: Exam 7 - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 01-29-2020, 02:42 PM
Replies: 553
Views: 47,561
Posted By therealsylvos
Marshall is probably the worst paper on the...

Marshall is probably the worst paper on the entire CAS exam syllabus.
Forum: Sports 01-28-2020, 02:10 PM
Replies: 356
Views: 23,124
Posted By therealsylvos
End of an era. He was the jewel of the Bale money...

End of an era. He was the jewel of the Bale money purchases, now all that's left is Lamela, who is injured 90% of the time.

Bergwijn seems like he's in, so we have our next prospect from the...
Forum: Careers - Employment 01-24-2020, 01:08 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,223
Posted By therealsylvos
Maybe this more a function of you being in...

Maybe this more a function of you being in another location and the isolation you feel from being the only member of your team there?





:tdown:

I get where you guys are coming from to an...
Forum: Software & Technology 01-17-2020, 10:45 AM
Replies: 25,480
Views: 6,550,114
Posted By therealsylvos
I enjoyed the game too, but haven't finished...

I enjoyed the game too, but haven't finished because I enjoy playing on the higher difficulty level, but the load times are nearly as bad as bloodborne at launch. So I went back to Overwatch.

If...
Forum: Exam 7 - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 01-16-2020, 05:03 PM
Replies: 553
Views: 47,561
Posted By therealsylvos
Very little, mostly pricing. But I think it...

Very little, mostly pricing. But I think it highlights a major difference. I'm starting to take on some reserving work, but I don't feel studying for exam 7 helps me in any tangible way.

What it...
Forum: Exam 7 - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 01-16-2020, 01:01 PM
Replies: 553
Views: 47,561
Posted By therealsylvos
:iatp: Maybe it's because the pain of 6 is...

:iatp:

Maybe it's because the pain of 6 is too far away. I hate them both in different ways.
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 01-08-2020, 01:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,764
Posted By therealsylvos
It depends on the purpose and context. In Comp,...

It depends on the purpose and context. In Comp, there is terminology of net premium, after premium discount, and standard premium is therefore gross of premium discount. However when talking about...
Forum: Exam 5 - Ratemaking/Reserving 01-06-2020, 03:44 PM
Replies: 380
Views: 65,814
Posted By therealsylvos
Something seriously needs to be done about point...

Something seriously needs to be done about point deflation. These exams are getting way way too long because of it.

I passed in Spring 2016, and comparing the point values for the respective...
Forum: Exam 7 - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 01-05-2020, 04:48 PM
Replies: 553
Views: 47,561
Posted By therealsylvos
Starting from the beginning today. Brosius in...

Starting from the beginning today. Brosius in TIA. :study: :crying:
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 12-23-2019, 01:43 PM
Replies: 204
Views: 8,351
Posted By therealsylvos
Ep 4 was a large drop in writing quality. Didn't...

Ep 4 was a large drop in writing quality. Didn't like that episode, and caused me to break my binge. Hopefully just an aberration.
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 12-20-2019, 09:35 PM
Replies: 204
Views: 8,351
Posted By therealsylvos
It's also possible that isolated outer rim worlds...

It's also possible that isolated outer rim worlds are confined to their planet. While laws exist on their own planet, they have no ability to bring criminals to justice if they escape to another...
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 12-20-2019, 09:16 PM
Replies: 204
Views: 8,351
Posted By therealsylvos
I'm watching this show for the first time now and...

I'm watching this show for the first time now and loving it. This is a great piece of Star wars media. I'm legit shocked. This is great.
Forum: Exam 8 - Advanced Ratemaking 12-20-2019, 04:05 PM
Replies: 1,957
Views: 225,608
Posted By therealsylvos
If I had to pay it out of pocket, I would 100%...

If I had to pay it out of pocket, I would 100% pay 100 bucks for my graded failed exam. I'd probably only start wavering near the $500 mark. If I got a 5 I'd probably pay over $1,000. If I passed I'd...
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 12-20-2019, 10:42 AM
Replies: 464
Views: 14,276
Posted By therealsylvos
I find it impossible to believe it's worse than...

I find it impossible to believe it's worse than TLJ. Gonna wait a while to see it. Wait until the crowds die out.
Forum: Exam 8 - Advanced Ratemaking 12-16-2019, 12:37 AM
Replies: 1,957
Views: 225,608
Posted By therealsylvos
:iatp:

:iatp:
Forum: Course 2 - Insurance Accounting/Law/Regulation 12-10-2019, 12:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 290
Posted By therealsylvos
Typically LDD will include a load for credit...

Typically LDD will include a load for credit risk.

https://www.casact.org/library/studynotes/Exam_8_Study_Note_all_chapters_Ginda_Fisher.pdf
Forum: Sports 12-04-2019, 01:01 PM
Replies: 356
Views: 23,124
Posted By therealsylvos
Been pleasantly surprised by Mou. He's been...

Been pleasantly surprised by Mou. He's been saying all the right things. The players definitely seem to have had a wakeup call. Unsure if that's attributable to the Mou hiring or the Poch firing, but...
Forum: Sports 11-20-2019, 02:11 PM
Replies: 356
Views: 23,124
Posted By therealsylvos
Idk how to feel. I've never been a fan of...

Idk how to feel. I've never been a fan of Mourinho personally, seems like he's been past his best in recent years.

Still he likely represents our best chance at winning a trophy in the short term....
Forum: Sports 11-20-2019, 02:07 PM
Replies: 356
Views: 23,124
Posted By therealsylvos
https://i.redd.it/ekgo91haksz31.jpg

https://i.redd.it/ekgo91haksz31.jpg
Forum: Sports 11-20-2019, 01:27 PM
Replies: 356
Views: 23,124
Posted By therealsylvos
Guessing it could be a while, maybe end of this...

Guessing it could be a while, maybe end of this season. Poch just got a huge payout, he may decide he wants a well deserved break. If Zidane leaves RM end of the year that's something I can see...
Forum: Sports 11-19-2019, 07:34 PM
Replies: 356
Views: 23,124
Posted By therealsylvos
Much rather keep poch and unload some of the...

Much rather keep poch and unload some of the malcontent players.
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