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Forum: MFE 08-17-2018, 11:01 AM
Replies: 116
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Exactly 3 weeks away until results. This is...

Exactly 3 weeks away until results. This is taking forever.
Forum: MFE 07-18-2018, 10:42 AM
Replies: 116
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Friend got a response today from SOA about the...

Friend got a response today from SOA about the missing greek formulas. They said that those problems were originally made to be pilot questions and will not be scored on the exam. They said that they...
Forum: MFE 07-16-2018, 10:17 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 30,788
I actually really enjoyed ADAPT for the theory...

I actually really enjoyed ADAPT for the theory questions. The problems went into great detail on those concepts, and I was able to decipher the exam questions very easily.
Forum: MFE 07-13-2018, 10:03 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 30,788
Agreed. They usually only pay out at the 9th or...

Agreed. They usually only pay out at the 9th or 10th end node in those problems. I always just check 8, 9, and 10.
Forum: MFE 07-12-2018, 06:00 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 30,788
I just assumed it was volatility and continued on...

I just assumed it was volatility and continued on with the problem. Lucky guess. Not fair for others who got caught up on that statement though.
Forum: MFE 07-12-2018, 02:59 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 30,788
The statement on the exam was worded similarly to...

The statement on the exam was worded similarly to what you just posted. I had no idea what Brownian Motion meant. Thank you!
Forum: MFE 07-12-2018, 02:33 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 30,788
Might not have been defective. I just didn't know...

Might not have been defective. I just didn't know what Brownian Motion was in general. It said something like "the Brownian Motion of the logarithm..." then listed a value. It was one of the...
Forum: MFE 07-12-2018, 02:18 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 30,788
Since the exam window is officially over (last...

Since the exam window is officially over (last sitting was on Wednesday), did anyone else get a question with Brownian Motion? I know that Brownian Motion was supposed to be removed from MFE/IFM. It...
Forum: MFE 07-12-2018, 02:11 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 30,788
The Actuarial-Specific Risk Management shows up...

The Actuarial-Specific Risk Management shows up as only 1% on the CoachingActuaries study schedule.

The fact that there were more conceptual questions probably added to the fact that I felt it...
Forum: MFE 07-12-2018, 10:08 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 30,788
I thought that this exam was way easier than the...

I thought that this exam was way easier than the MFE March sitting where I made a 5. I spent most of my studying time on the new material and terms. Felt confident on around 26 problems and did not...
Forum: MFE 07-11-2018, 10:19 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 30,788
Why would you be glad? That means that your score...

Why would you be glad? That means that your score on the exam will be compared against scores of people who had the formulas.
Forum: MFE 07-10-2018, 06:19 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 30,788
The SOA isn't CAS. The CAS Exam 5 mishap was way...

The SOA isn't CAS. The CAS Exam 5 mishap was way worse. They might allow retests for Thursday/Friday takers, but that's still unlikely. They probably have a way of measuring the impact of the missing...
Forum: MFE 07-09-2018, 08:13 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 30,788
To add on to this, I don't think the SOA should...

To add on to this, I don't think the SOA should have updated the formulas on Saturday. It complicates the entire situation even more. The people who took it Saturday onward have an advantage. They...
Forum: MFE 07-09-2018, 07:15 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 30,788
I think this will happen too. It's crazy how some...

I think this will happen too. It's crazy how some people on reddit think that they are gonna have people retake the exam. It's pretty much Thursday/Friday takers against all of the other exam takers....
Forum: MFE 07-03-2018, 10:13 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 30,788
First sitting is on Thursday. Is there seriously...

First sitting is on Thursday. Is there seriously no one posting on this thread?
Forum: MFE 06-28-2018, 10:11 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 30,788
Why so little activity on this thread? This exam...

Why so little activity on this thread? This exam is like a week away. Never seen an exam thread this dead.
Forum: MFE 05-31-2018, 05:28 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 30,788
PSA: You don't have to memorize the formulas for...

PSA: You don't have to memorize the formulas for all Option Greeks. It's in the formula sheet provided during the exam.
Forum: MFE 05-25-2018, 02:15 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 30,788
Failed the March MFE sitting with a 5. Gone...

Failed the March MFE sitting with a 5. Gone through a couple sections of old material. Going to spend this weekend powering through all of the material (old and new) then doing problems after then....
Forum: MFE 05-15-2018, 10:17 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 30,788
None of the new exams are going to have instant...

None of the new exams are going to have instant results. Harder workload and less time between exams (waiting 8 weeks for exam results before moving on to next exam) for hopeful ASAs now.
Forum: MFE 05-14-2018, 10:39 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 30,788
Got a 5 on MFE. Gonna start studying for this IFM...

Got a 5 on MFE. Gonna start studying for this IFM exam now. Gawwddd... so mad at myself.
Forum: MFE 05-14-2018, 10:17 AM
Replies: 270
Views: 67,790
The 5 hurts so much. Have to study for a brand...

The 5 hurts so much. Have to study for a brand new exam now even though I felt like I knew the MFE material pretty well. Trying to cram do the July IFM now.
Forum: General 05-11-2018, 05:19 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 40,878
Oh, sweet winter child...The only prereq listed...

Oh, sweet winter child...The only prereq listed was Exam SRM. Did not mention anything about any prior R knowledge. Everyone is entitled to their own opinion though since the exam hasn't even...
Forum: MFE 05-11-2018, 03:34 PM
Replies: 270
Views: 67,790
When will the texts with the results come out? I...

When will the texts with the results come out? I feel like I was really close to passing, but I did not show up on the list. Just want to confirm that I actually failed before I buy IFM material....
Forum: General 05-11-2018, 02:29 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 40,878
Well... you have to pay $1125 for both the...

Well... you have to pay $1125 for both the e-learning modules and exam fee. The modules will probably be sufficient for the exam.
Forum: Exam 3/MLC - Actuarial Models 04-02-2018, 02:13 PM
Replies: 12
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From what I see online, looks like it only a...

From what I see online, looks like it only a digital version. CA has not completed the manual yet, so they are releasing the manual in chunks. Get a $50 Kindle or something. I usually can only read...
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