The R- statistical software is going to be an integral part of the Actuarial profession in the days to come and all actuarial professionals to carry a flavor of it, irrespective of their levels of membership. Student members who are in their different levels of advancement of examinations may (more…)
No one will declare a track for you to pursue a particular practice area. In Actuarial Science, This is done implicitly the first time you takes an exam or module that is unique to a particular track after completing the common requirements.
Just entered the field of Actuaries or having cleared a few papers and confused about how many papers you actually have to clear before landing onto your first job? Then, I hope this article might help you with it.
First of all, let me clear hover created that clearing more papers than (more…)
A google search is all that is required to demonstrate the perceived difference between leaders and actuaries. Fortunately, the process to change this image is well underway, reflecting an understanding that a well-rounded profession is a greater asset to everyone.
On 9 August 2017, the Actuaries Institute Australia, in partnership with both (more…)
What is an Actuary? It is a tricky question because there are so many different types of actuaries. This video explores what all actuaries have in common and then looks at the various specialised actuaries who are active in different industries.
1) Life Actuary 2) Health Actuary 3) General Actuary 4) Pension Actuary 5) Finance Actuary 6) Bank Actuary 7) (more…)
Subhrajit Mukhopadhyay, Chief & Appointed Actuary, Edelweiss Tokio Life Insurance speaks with BW Businessworld on the unique challenges facing actuaries, the role of foreign partners in insurance JV’s, and the evolution of actuarial science as a career option in India.
What are the key challenges facing actuaries nowadays? Has the steady digitisation (more…)