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SOA declares Actuarial exams to be computer based testing (CBT)

SOA declares Actuarial exams to be computer-based testing (CBT)

June 5, 2020

Big News! Same like IFOA, SOA would be also be moving to computer-based testing (CBT) approach for all examinations beginning from the autumn 2020 written-answer exam administration. Candidates will need to take their exams at a Prometric testing facility. NOTE: This change only impacts students …

Free 4 week Python workshop on Data Analytics Actuaries by Harsh Jaitak: TAC Initiative

Free 4 week Python workshop on Data Analytics & Actuaries by Harsh Jaitak: TAC Initiative

May 2, 2020

We all know how important have Python has become for Data Analytics and Actuaries, more and more companies are using Python for their Analytical and Actuarial. In this era, learning about applications of Python in actuarial is a must skill. In collaboration with The Actuarial …

IFOA April 2020 FAQs

March 31, 2020

The following has been an update from IFOA April 2020 FAQs: Why is the IFoA running some examinations online in April 2020 rather than cancelling them all?We have heard that for many personal reasons some of you would prefer not to sit our April examinations. …

actuarial failure

FAIL. How to overcome failure in actuarial!

July 3, 2019

Actuarial Failure. Can you tell me one successful person, who got successful without facing failure in life? If everyone fails, will that be considered as failure or step in learning. If everyone goes through failure before becoming successful then a failure should be embraced, isn’t …

Personal and Professional Development (PPD) IfoA Requirements

PPD Personal and Professional Development: Road ahead for actuarial development

January 26, 2019

Personal and Professional Development (PPD) is a key component of the IFoA actuarial qualifications. To become an Associate or Fellow Actuary you need to successfully complete PPD as well as the IFoA examinations and professionalism components. PPD allows you to demonstrate how you have applied …

CM1 Core Mathematics 1: First Milestone of New Curriculum

November 27, 2018

Actuarial Core Mathematics 1 (CM1) forms the core for classical actuarial expertise. It is one of the most interesting subjects and practical subjects with wide applicability. It provides students with essential knowledge by teaching the pricing of different financial products and life insurance contract. Actuarial …