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Forum: Exam 6 US (old Part 7U) 12-21-2012, 05:46 PM
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Posted By rebeccap
Thumbs up :iatp:

:iatp:
Forum: Exam 6 US (old Part 7U) 12-20-2012, 04:11 PM
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ditto

ditto
Forum: Exam 6 US (old Part 7U) 12-20-2012, 03:44 PM
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I still get the "service unavailable" error...

I still get the "service unavailable" error message.
Forum: Exam 6 US (old Part 7U) 12-20-2012, 01:19 PM
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Talking I like this idea the most! Better make it...

I like this idea the most! Better make it tax-exempt also! We only have 12 days left to do so.
Forum: Exam 6 US (old Part 7U) 12-19-2012, 03:15 PM
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Posted By rebeccap
The CAS site is back on.

The CAS site is back on.
Forum: Exam 6 US (old Part 7U) 12-17-2012, 05:22 PM
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Very cool. Thanks to the brave soul for asking.

Very cool. Thanks to the brave soul for asking.
Forum: Exam 6 US (old Part 7U) 11-15-2012, 09:18 PM
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With the delay, I see a possibility of a...

With the delay, I see a possibility of a releasing date past Christmas, particularly if the CAS wants to address and investigate the concern of any potential cheating due to the delay. Or at least...
Forum: Exam 6 US (old Part 7U) 10-20-2012, 03:03 PM
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Posted By rebeccap
Another one: #14 Flood Insurance

a) and b) are definitely from GAO's 2007 Testimony, which is replaced by GAO's 2011 Testimony in this year's syllabus, and CPCU's "Flood Insurance...", which is off the syllabus this year. There are...
Forum: Exam 6 US (old Part 7U) 10-20-2012, 02:03 PM
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Posted By rebeccap
#7: GLB

Actually, parts of #7 may not be as applicable this year due to the elimination of A.M. Best 2 reading from last year ("Annual Review..."). This makes Porter - Chapter 2 - the only mentioning of GLB...
Forum: Exam 6 US (old Part 7U) 03-31-2012, 04:11 PM
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Posted By rebeccap
I totally agree. But on the other hand, graders...

I totally agree. But on the other hand, graders are humans, and between different questions, especially the essay type, I strongly believe inconsistency in applying a certain set standard does...
Forum: Exam 6 US (old Part 7U) 03-28-2012, 03:21 PM
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Posted By rebeccap
Problems for Fall 2011 Exam 6U Appeal

For those of you/us who plan on meeting the appeal deadline next Wednesday, please list here what problems you are planning to appeal so we can help each other out. Thanks.
Forum: Exam 6 US (old Part 7U) 12-12-2011, 06:24 PM
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I think we all know we shouldn't have...

I think we all know we shouldn't have over-analyzed this; it's just the email is really ill-timed and has all of us - feeling good/borderline/not good about the results - on our tiptoe.
Forum: Exam 6 US (old Part 7U) 12-12-2011, 04:06 PM
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Me too...if everybody gets one, then it doesn't...

Me too...if everybody gets one, then it doesn't mean anything.
Forum: Exam 6 US (old Part 7U) 10-22-2011, 06:35 PM
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Posted By rebeccap
MyKenk's Practice Exam

Just wondering if anybody has gone over his exam from two years ago to identify the ones that are still relevant per the updated syllabus.

Thanks.
Forum: Exam 9 (old Part 8) - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 05-04-2011, 12:56 PM
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Posted By rebeccap
Haha, there are people like you who try to cover...

Haha, there are people like you who try to cover all bases, and there are people like me who keep trying to find stuff that I don't have to learn/memorize...
Forum: Exam 9 (old Part 8) - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 05-04-2011, 12:54 PM
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Posted By rebeccap
intelmic's practice exam Hull 22-2 Q1e: expected recovery

The answer uses N(-d2) = s / (1 - R) to derive R, but I thought
s / (1 - R) = default intensity, not default probability (N(-d2))?
Forum: Exam 9 (old Part 8) - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 05-04-2011, 12:46 PM
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Posted By rebeccap
Hull 22 Q1

I like how you try to cover all bases but I am pretty sure this subject/formula is not in the syllabus...
Forum: Exam 9 (old Part 8) - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 05-02-2011, 05:29 PM
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Posted By rebeccap
YES; cannot be found.

YES; cannot be found.
Forum: Exam 9 (old Part 8) - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 04-30-2011, 03:36 PM
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Posted By rebeccap
BKM11 "Capitalization-weighted indexing" and "fundamental indexing"

Hi guys,

I cannot find references to these two terms on my 9th edition of BKM11. Are these in the syllabus? Should I skip BKM11's Q1?
Forum: Exam 9 (old Part 8) - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 04-30-2011, 03:34 PM
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Views: 1,678
Posted By rebeccap
The 9th edition has the very last section on...

The 9th edition has the very last section on illiquidity, but it doesn't contain the formula.
Forum: Exam 9 (old Part 8) - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 04-30-2011, 02:01 AM
Replies: 12
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Posted By rebeccap
BKM9 CAPM Illiquidity Equation: In or Out?

The equation on TIA's study manual and intelmic's practice exam cannot be found on my copy of the 9th edition of BKM...has someone contacted CAS already for clarification? I really rather not have...
Forum: Exam 9 (old Part 8) - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 10-27-2010, 11:43 PM
Replies: 2
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Posted By rebeccap
2009 Q7

Assuming Q=# of policies written, why isn't the variance of total expected loss = Q^2 * 200.64m? Both versions of the official solutions say this variance is simply Q*200.64m, but if Var(total...
Forum: Exam 9 (old Part 8) - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 10-13-2010, 12:59 AM
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Views: 1,151
Posted By rebeccap
Agree; I also like intelmic's answer.

Agree; I also like intelmic's answer.
Forum: Exam 9 (old Part 8) - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 10-12-2010, 10:45 PM
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Views: 1,314
Posted By rebeccap
Using S' - S = σ(2SC+σ)/(S'+S) I got C = 0.0995.

Using S' - S = σ(2SC+σ)/(S'+S) I got C = 0.0995.
Forum: Exam 9 (old Part 8) - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 10-12-2010, 10:41 PM
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Views: 1,314
Posted By rebeccap
But S has now increased. Are you saying if the...

But S has now increased. Are you saying if the probability of ruin does not change, and if we can adjust the other parameters, we can keep the surplus amount the same theoretically?
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