Announcement: SOA releases December 2022 Exam FM passing candidate numbers.

Economic Scenario Generators – A Practical Guide

The Society of Actuaries is pleased to make available an in-depth primer on economic scenario generators.  The guide has been written for a broad audience including practicing actuaries and others interested in learning about and conducting economic scenario testing. The report was authored by a research team from Conning.


Economic Scenario Generators – A Practical Guide

Economic Scenario Generators Brief


If you have any questions or comments regarding the report, please contact Steve Siegel, Research Actuary at

Thank You

The SOA would like to thank the following individuals for their input and review:

  • Dennis Radliff, Chair
  • David Cantor
  • Stephanie Ching
  • Russell Gao
  • Robert Reitano
  • Steve Siegel, Research Actuary
  • Barbara Scott, Research Administrator