Actuarial Outpost
 
Go Back   Actuarial Outpost > Search Forums
FlashChat Actuarial Discussion Preliminary Exams CAS/SOA Exams Cyberchat Around the World Suggestions


Showing results 1 to 25 of 208
Search took 0.04 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: IANAE
Forum: Risk Management 03-22-2019, 08:12 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 9,579
Posted By IANAE
Two other interesting Seattle Times articles from...

Two other interesting Seattle Times articles from November 2018:

U.S. pilots flying 737 MAX weren’t told about new automatic systems change linked to Lion Air crash...
Forum: Risk Management 03-21-2019, 11:20 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 9,579
Posted By IANAE
Interesting Seattle Times article ...

Interesting Seattle Times article (https://www.seattletimes.com/business/boeing-aerospace/failed-certification-faa-missed-safety-issues-in-the-737-max-system-implicated-in-the-lion-air-crash/) :...
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 03-16-2019, 07:12 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 949
Posted By IANAE
In my experience pure quant number crunching and...

In my experience pure quant number crunching and data science roles are already oversupplied in banking and therefore actuaries would first need to identify and develop demand for qualified actuarial...
Forum: General Actuarial 02-13-2019, 12:43 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,516
Posted By IANAE
The house, the housing market, or both? As...

The house, the housing market, or both?

As noted earlier in this thread, I expect we've seen this movie before.
Forum: Risk Management 01-15-2019, 12:54 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,788
Posted By IANAE
BNP Loses $80 Million on S&P 500-Linked Derivative Trades

Link to Bloomberg Article (https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-01-15/bnp-said-to-lose-80-million-on-s-p-500-linked-derivative-trades)
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 12-14-2018, 01:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,248
Posted By IANAE
3% would be sweet, but... SIPC Says It Has...

3% would be sweet, but...

SIPC Says It Has Serious Concerns About Robinhood's New Product...
Forum: Finance - Investments 12-05-2018, 10:50 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 18,659
Posted By IANAE
:bump: Inverted for 2s 3s swaps 2s 5s...

:bump:

Inverted for
2s 3s swaps
2s 5s swaps
2s 7s swaps

Flat (essentially) for 2s 10s swaps
Forum: General Actuarial 12-03-2018, 06:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 586
Posted By IANAE
From a googled SERFF training document: ...

From a googled SERFF training document:



I suggest checking for instructions from the Insurance Department as they may have specified the required calculations.
Forum: Risk Management 11-29-2018, 04:11 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 9,579
Posted By IANAE
Saw that, too...falls under 'relying on them at...

Saw that, too...falls under 'relying on them at all is riskier than not having them'... I think humans need to be able to override fail-safe/fail-secure safety features under certain circumstances...
Forum: Risk Management 11-29-2018, 01:22 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 9,579
Posted By IANAE
Relying on them at all is riskier than not having...

Relying on them at all is riskier than not having them; at best they are indicators to alert of potential problems that should be confirmed and may require action sooner than later.

Apollo 13 is a...
Forum: Risk Management 11-29-2018, 01:18 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 9,579
Posted By IANAE
Inadequate training perhaps...

Inadequate training perhaps exaggerated/accelerated by training "drift" that is over-reliant on technology-assisted safety devices and permitted to occur by regulators.

I recall pilot training...
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 11-16-2018, 02:28 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 807
Posted By IANAE
Setting aside accounting procedures and focusing...

Setting aside accounting procedures and focusing on results, if inadequate premium is charged then as soon as this is known - and as a result of the accounting rules you cite - positive profits from...
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 11-15-2018, 05:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 807
Posted By IANAE
This...

This (https://www.casact.org/education/clrs/2011/handouts/FR4-Brenden.pdf) may help clarify things.
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 11-15-2018, 04:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 807
Posted By IANAE
Will you have written more premium?

Will you have written more premium?
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 11-15-2018, 03:47 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 807
Posted By IANAE
You will need to run all the tests if you are...

You will need to run all the tests if you are signing an SAO on LDC UPR, but unsure if that is your question.
Forum: General Actuarial 11-08-2018, 03:40 PM
Replies: 1,957
Views: 188,723
Posted By IANAE
This is a fool's errand... PhD quants and data...

This is a fool's errand... PhD quants and data jockeys/analysts running analytical models (onshore and offshore) have already saturated the banking and tech space and while the 'actuarial' brand has...
Forum: General Actuarial 11-08-2018, 10:41 AM
Replies: 1,957
Views: 188,723
Posted By IANAE
Are any CAS Annual Meeting attendees planning to...

Are any CAS Annual Meeting attendees planning to attend the CAS Board of Directors meeting?
Forum: General Actuarial 11-05-2018, 01:23 PM
Replies: 1,957
Views: 188,723
Posted By IANAE
Exams? Weekend before mid-term elections?...

Exams? Weekend before mid-term elections? Saturation?

I noticed the same, however assumed it is more calendar driven than anything else.
Forum: General Actuarial 11-04-2018, 05:47 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,422
Posted By IANAE
The same way as it is bizarre for different...

The same way as it is bizarre for different universities to award degrees and professional societies (e.g., engineering or state bar associations) or regulatory agencies to ensure licensing and...
Forum: General Actuarial 11-02-2018, 10:20 AM
Replies: 1,957
Views: 188,723
Posted By IANAE
Why do you think a merger makes sense?

Why do you think a merger makes sense?
Forum: General Actuarial 11-02-2018, 08:47 AM
Replies: 1,957
Views: 188,723
Posted By IANAE
:iatp: Huge red flag. Focus is clearly...

:iatp:

Huge red flag.

Focus is clearly on consolidating control (and driving revenue) from prelim exams and para-actuarial credentials to perhaps engage in a war of attrition with other...
Forum: General Actuarial 11-01-2018, 10:58 PM
Replies: 1,957
Views: 188,723
Posted By IANAE
:iatp: The entire strongerasone.net platform...

:iatp:

The entire strongerasone.net platform appears deigned to accommodate and overwhelm any honest and thoughtful discussion or discourse by Members in order to achieve the Boards' predetermined...
Forum: General Actuarial 11-01-2018, 08:12 AM
Replies: 524
Views: 60,578
Posted By IANAE
For Catch-22 fans...

For Catch-22 fans...
Forum: General Actuarial 10-31-2018, 11:47 AM
Replies: 524
Views: 60,578
Posted By IANAE
3000 = 60%+ of the largest AAA Practice Area, a...

3000 = 60%+ of the largest AAA Practice Area, a 3/5 super-majority of a 'network' so defined.
Forum: General Actuarial 10-30-2018, 09:32 AM
Replies: 1,957
Views: 188,723
Posted By IANAE
For corporate governance enthusiasts, the AAA...

For corporate governance enthusiasts, the AAA nominating committee guidelines are intended to produce a "balanced distribution" by Specialty, Business Affiliation, and Employer. Historically and...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 208

 

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:09 PM.


Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
*PLEASE NOTE: Posts are not checked for accuracy, and do not
represent the views of the Actuarial Outpost or its sponsors.
Page generated in 0.38383 seconds with 7 queries