Announcement: Access the latest SOA updates on COVID-19 at SOA.org/covid-19.

Due to unusually high email volume in Customer Service, you may experience a longer response time than usual. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Refine your search
1 - 10 of 35 results (0.52 seconds)
Sort By:
  • Degree, Depth, and Frequency of Actuarial Reports to Company Management
    companies. Differences, where noted, must be interpreted care- fully. Nevertheless, the LOMA studies have, in ... the a',_- proaches have varied widely. The primary purpose of actuarial reporting to management seems ...

    View Description

    • Authors: Barton H Clennon, Wilfred A Kraegel, Robert A Lyle, John A Maurer, John W Paige, Richard S Robertson
    • Date: Mar 1975
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge
    • Publication Name: Record of the Society of Actuaries
    • Topics: Actuarial Profession; Financial Reporting & Accounting; Modeling & Statistical Methods
  • Financial Reporting Policy Issues
    investment yields may not now be satisfied. Now they direct investment dollars to inflation sensitive instruments ... losses" should be reported as an element of the primary financial statements. If this is done, perhaps ...

    View Description

    • Authors: Richard S Robertson, Virgil Wagner, John L. McDonough, A. Michael Frinquelli
    • Date: May 1981
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge
    • Publication Name: Record of the Society of Actuaries
    • Topics: Financial Reporting & Accounting
  • Life Insurance Assets and Liabilities and Their Difference
    To remedy this, the actuarial profession must direct their at- tention to investment activity, to the ... served extraordlnarily well over the years. Its primary obJective has been to protect the interests of ...

    View Description

    • Authors: Richard S Robertson, Robert C Winters, Paul Markham Kahn
    • Date: Mar 1975
    • Competency: Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Incorporate risk management
    • Publication Name: Record of the Society of Actuaries
    • Topics: Life Insurance>Reserves - Life Insurance
  • What Have We Done To Ourselves? A Discussion Of Current Pricing Philosophy
    method of premium payment plan chosen to fund the primary coverages which were death benefits. Of course ... although distinct, does have an influence on the direct insurance marketplace. I will attempt to review ...

    View Description

    • Authors: Wayne D Bidelman, Michael Khalil, Application Administrator, R Stephen Radcliffe, Richard S Robertson
    • Date: Oct 1986
    • Competency: Strategic Insight and Integration>Big picture view
    • Publication Name: Record of the Society of Actuaries
    • Topics: Life Insurance>Pricing - Life Insurance
  • Is Everybody Happy? A Management Perspective
    associate satisfaction. Since my company is a direct-response company, our focus may be different from ... other companies. Our home office probably has more direct contact with our policy- holders than agency companies ...

    View Description

    • Authors: Regina V Rohner, Richard S Robertson, Robert E Schneider, Joseph M Rafson, Scott E Wright
    • Date: Oct 1995
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge
    • Publication Name: Record of the Society of Actuaries
    • Topics: Actuarial Profession>Management skills
  • Measurement of Financial Results
    line. • Lack of understanding and utilization of direct costing techniques. • Actuarial conflict of interest ... insurance to which value should be given. Group medical care claims, despite currently variable gains and losses ...

    View Description

    • Authors: Donald D Cody, Richard S Robertson, Robert Shapiro, Harry D. Garber
    • Date: May 1977
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge
    • Publication Name: Record of the Society of Actuaries
    • Topics: Financial Reporting & Accounting>Generally Accepted Accounting Principles [GAAP]; Financial Reporting & Accounting>Statutory accounting
  • Capital Management - The Big Picture
    aspects of the capital manage- ment process. I will direct my comments to three specific areas of relevance: ... potential. In the capital marketplace at large, the primary sources of capital are debt and equity. Common ...

    View Description

    • Authors: Shane A Chalke, Glen Gammill, David A Hall, Norman E Hill, Richard S Robertson
    • Date: Oct 1989
    • Competency: Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving
    • Publication Name: Record of the Society of Actuaries
    • Topics: Finance & Investments>Capital management - Finance & Investments
  • Academy Council on Professionalism
    ROBERTSON: She's a life actuary. Life actuaries don't care if there's an ice storm on Christmas. That doesn't ... attention. To conclude, I would emphasize that the primary focus of peer review is the positive goal of producing ...

    View Description

    • Authors: A Norman Crowder, Kenneth W Hartwell, Robert Likins, Richard S Robertson, Charles Barry H. Watson
    • Date: Oct 1995
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge; Professional Values
    • Publication Name: Record of the Society of Actuaries
    • Topics: Actuarial Profession>Code of Conduct; Actuarial Profession>Qualifications; Actuarial Profession>Standards of practice
  • Profit Centers – Management Reporting
    corporate bonds, or whatever wc were using as our primary investment medium, produced an increase in operating ... have generally moved to return on equity as our primary measurement of operating performance, both at ...

    View Description

    • Authors: Joseph Fafian, Richard S Robertson, Harold D Singh, John S Tillotson
    • Date: Oct 1987
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge>Internal forces and business performance
    • Publication Name: Record of the Society of Actuaries
    • Topics: Financial Reporting & Accounting
  • Address of the President, Richard S. Robertson - The Sad State of Actuarial Education in the United States
    start us moving in the right direction. The primary thing to do is to build an awareness that this ... for academic course work. To my think- ing, the primary advantage of this part of the proposal is the benefit ...

    View Description

    • Authors: Richard S Robertson
    • Date: Oct 1986
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge
    • Publication Name: Transactions of the SOA
    • Topics: Actuarial Profession