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Forum: Software & Technology 01-03-2020, 04:08 PM
Replies: 5
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Posted By Noonien Soong
MS access join where two number equal, two dates unequal

I have no idea how to create this simple query

Unfortunately I'm stuck with access, so i can't do this in sql, just use the sql editor in access.

What might be the basic syntax in access to say...
Forum: General Actuarial 12-12-2019, 12:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,455
Posted By Noonien Soong
The infinite actuary? Are they done?

I tried emailing them and calling and neither communication were returned. Is this company defunct? I can't get a response.
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 12-12-2019, 10:22 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,148
Posted By Noonien Soong
Different employer, we don't pay for it :( .

Different employer, we don't pay for it :( .
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 12-11-2019, 11:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,148
Posted By Noonien Soong
All of these would be good questions if I was...

All of these would be good questions if I was looking a a specific company. But that is not the case, looking at industry data.



Industry data, so no specific company, though many, many...
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 12-04-2019, 11:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,148
Posted By Noonien Soong
Assess any trends in claim severities. Severities...

Assess any trends in claim severities. Severities of open claims vs closed claims by accident and calendar year. See if and just how much severities are exceeding an external index(like something...
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 12-04-2019, 10:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,148
Posted By Noonien Soong
analysis with direct and net data in schedule P

Parts 2-4 of the schedule P are Net Loss and DCC amounts, such that they are net of reinsurance.

Part 5, all three sections, is on a direct and assumed basis.

So any analysis of incremental or...
Forum: General Actuarial 10-28-2019, 12:29 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 11,378
Posted By Noonien Soong
What the heck even is this thread?

What the heck even is this thread?
Forum: Software & Technology 10-21-2019, 11:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 480
Posted By Noonien Soong
ODBC through MS Access basic question

Unfortunately for now, circumstances dictate or me to access a ODBC dataset that i'll need to use Access rather than sql or a language i'm more familiar with.

Once you connect to odbc sources,...
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 10-15-2019, 05:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,742
Posted By Noonien Soong
Law Enforcement Officer/Public Servant Insurance?

Greetings.

In the past few weeks there have been two high profile incidents in Texas where law enforcement officers shot and killed private individuals in their homes.

Now, for medical...
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 10-01-2019, 05:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,547
Posted By Noonien Soong
Good call! I'll check if there's anything in the...

Good call! I'll check if there's anything in the SOA ether.
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 10-01-2019, 05:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,547
Posted By Noonien Soong
This is the crux of why it's complicated. I guess...

This is the crux of why it's complicated. I guess it's just accepted that no body will ever fully understand all the costs and services, we through our hands up and say, what was the overall result?...
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 10-01-2019, 03:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,547
Posted By Noonien Soong
How is health insurance priced, using P&C phrasing

[I'm asking in a P&C forum because previous coworker explanations from L&H coworkers didn't help my understanding, but i understand the language of P&C]

So, I'll admit it. I don't at all get how...
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 09-23-2019, 06:05 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,453
Posted By Noonien Soong
Just internal, and not even necessarily all...

Just internal, and not even necessarily all business units. So IT, HR, accounting wouldn't necessarily be in attendance.

I do like the idea of incorporating muggle education.

10...
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 09-23-2019, 05:04 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,453
Posted By Noonien Soong
clever team name?

At work, we're creating a new P&C actuarial team who meet to inform the general populace about actuarial issues, educate the masses, and possibly lend our actuarial wizardry to other business unit...
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 09-16-2019, 11:03 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,259
Posted By Noonien Soong
The surplus lines insurers have an annual...

The surplus lines insurers have an annual conference, as does i believe mutual insurers on the P&C side. Their may be AAA conferences or "Risk management" conferences which could be more in your...
Forum: General Actuarial 09-05-2019, 11:09 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 8,890
Posted By Noonien Soong
Are you a troll?

Are you a troll?
Forum: General Actuarial 07-25-2019, 03:26 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,780
Posted By Noonien Soong
First, thank you so much for the elaborate write...

First, thank you so much for the elaborate write up. Looks like it took some time and I learned a lot from it, so i'm very grateful.

The word "syndicate" is tripping me up. It seems that inside...
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 07-24-2019, 12:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,546
Posted By Noonien Soong
Do you recall which paper...

Do you recall which paper (https://www.casact.org/admissions/syllabus/Exam6U.pdf)?
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 07-24-2019, 11:00 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,546
Posted By Noonien Soong
Good point. I've never been part of that...

Good point. I've never been part of that discussion, nor really come across this business situation in my exam preparation materials.
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 07-24-2019, 10:19 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,546
Posted By Noonien Soong
Does the parent company's cat treaty include...

Does the parent company's cat treaty include exposure from the affiliate transaction, such that the external reinsurer is actually writing retrocession?

You question is fair, in response, the...
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 07-23-2019, 12:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,546
Posted By Noonien Soong
Thank you. This was part of my understanding....

Thank you. This was part of my understanding. Affiliate Reinsurance is half-a**ing your reinsurance.

As an aside, would affiliate reinsurance still qualify for reinsurance accounting? Would it...
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 07-23-2019, 10:17 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,546
Posted By Noonien Soong
Here's what i struggle with. If the risk is still...

Here's what i struggle with. If the risk is still contained in the same family of companies, is it really risk transfer? Because if the risk is contained in the same family of companies, wouldn't the...
Forum: General Actuarial 07-19-2019, 03:40 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,780
Posted By Noonien Soong
Across the pond Lloyd's.

Across the pond Lloyd's.
Forum: General Actuarial 07-19-2019, 09:51 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,780
Posted By Noonien Soong
Some very simple questions about Lloyds

So...there's a Lloyds, it's old, it's a marketplace, and it's one of kind. I'm still trying to wrap my head around Lloyds and how it functions. So i thought I'd start with some very simple questions...
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 07-18-2019, 05:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,546
Posted By Noonien Soong
"affiliate" reinsurance?

Why would a company use "affiliate" reinsurance as opposed to a typical reinsurer like Munich or Swiss Re...? What's so special about an affiliate that P&C annual statements need to distinguish...
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