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  • Long-Term Care Insurance Persistency Experience
    Long-Term Care Insurance Persistency Experience Report on the first study conducted jointly by LIMRA ... LIMRA International and the SOA Long Term Care Experience Committee. The study examines voluntary lapse ...

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    • Authors: Society of Actuaries, Marianne C Purushotham, Jennifer Douglas, WENDY LYNN WILSON
    • Date: Jan 2004
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge; Professional Values>Public interest representation; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Problem analysis and definition
    • Topics: Actuarial Profession>Professional associations; Experience Studies & Data>Long-term care - Experience Studies & Data; Pensions & Retirement>Assumptions and methods
  • Long-Term Care Insurance Persistency Experience
    Long-Term Care Insurance Persistency Experience Report on the second in a series of studies conducted ... and the SOA Long-Term Care Experience Committee. The study examines longterm care insurance LTCI industry ...

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    • Authors: Society of Actuaries, Nancy Muise, Marianne C Purushotham
    • Date: May 2007
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge; Professional Values>Public interest representation; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Problem analysis and definition
    • Topics: Actuarial Profession>Professional associations; Experience Studies & Data>Long-term care - Experience Studies & Data; Pensions & Retirement>Assumptions and methods
  • PBA Corner
    PBA Corner Article discussing an alternative method to calculate the PBA deterministic reserve ... calculate the PBA deterministic reserve called the “Direct Iteration” method. assumptions;principles-based ...

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    • Authors: Karen Rudolph
    • Date: Jun 2014
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge>Actuarial methods in business operations
    • Publication Name: The Financial Reporter
    • Topics: Pensions & Retirement>Assumptions and methods
  • Indices to the Cost of Vested Pension Benefits
    Indices to the Cost of Vested Pension Benefits The primary purpose of this paper is to set forth one method ...

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    • Authors: Daniel F McGinn
    • Date: Oct 1966
    • Competency: Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Innovative solutions
    • Publication Name: Transactions of the SOA
    • Topics: Pensions & Retirement>Assumptions and methods
  • Assessment and Selection of Actuarial Assumptions for Measuring Pension Obligations
    Assessment and Selection of Actuarial Assumptions for Measuring Pension Obligations Study note ... used in measuring pension obligations. While its primary focus is on the general process of setting such ...

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    • Authors: Marilyn Miller Oliver
    • Date: Sep 2009
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge
    • Topics: Pensions & Retirement>Assumptions and methods
  • ASB Standard on Selection of Economic Assumptions
    ASB Standard on Selection of Economic Assumptions 1993 SOA Spring Meeting, San Diego. This ... determination of the interest rate assumption was the primary focus of the discussion. Assumptions;Discount ...

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    • Authors: Richard Daskais, Frederick Kilbourne, Karen I Steffen, Paul Withington
    • Date: Apr 1993
    • Competency: Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving
    • Publication Name: Record of the Society of Actuaries
    • Topics: Pensions & Retirement>Assumptions and methods
  • Letter From the Editor
    Letter From the Editor Brief description of articles contained in the newsletter. ... Public sector pension plans;Social Security;Health care reform;Taxes=Taxation;Pension plan costs;Public ...

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    • Authors: Jeffery Rykhus
    • Date: Jan 2016
    • Competency: Communication>Written communication; Results-Oriented Solutions>Actionable recommendations; Strategic Insight and Integration>Big picture view; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Process and technique refinement
    • Publication Name: In The Public Interest
    • Topics: Actuarial Profession>Best practices; Pensions & Retirement>Assumptions and methods; Pensions & Retirement>Public sector plans; Public Policy
  • Mitigating Volatility of Retiree Health Valuation Results
    Mitigating Volatility of Retiree Health Valuation Results Exploration of sources of volatility ... value; Embedded value; Financial economics; Health care costs; Health economics; Market value of liabilities; ...

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    • Authors: Jeffrey Petertil, Justin Petertil
    • Date: Sep 2012
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge>Actuarial theory in business context; Professional Values>Practice expertise; Professional Values>Public interest representation; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Innovative solutions; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Process and technique refinement
    • Topics: Economics>Financial economics; Finance & Investments>Economic value; Health & Disability>Health insurance; Modeling & Statistical Methods>Deterministic models; Pensions & Retirement>Assumptions and methods; Pensions & Retirement>Retiree medical
  • Retirement Age Issues, Trends And Assumptions
    rate is defined here as the ratio of the average primary insurance amount for the first 12 months of entitlement ... normal retirement age is being discussed as the most direct, if not the most acceptable, solution. Increasing ...

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    • Authors: Edward I Farb, Stephen Goss, John C Hickey, Thomas M Malloy
    • Date: Apr 1982
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge
    • Publication Name: Record of the Society of Actuaries
    • Topics: Pensions & Retirement>Assumptions and methods; Pensions & Retirement>Plan design
  • Pension Investment and Withdrawal: What Concerns are Influencing Participant Preferences?
    accumulation phase of an occupational pension, employees care most about two main design elements: the contribution ... the health active period, slow action period, care period, etc. (Robert Atchley, 1985). This section ...

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    • Authors: Society of Actuaries, Ze Chen, Chengfeng Weng
    • Date: Dec 2018
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge>Actuarial methods in business operations; External Forces & Industry Knowledge>Actuarial theory in business context; External Forces & Industry Knowledge>External forces and business performance
    • Topics: Pensions & Retirement>Assumptions and methods; Pensions & Retirement>Pension investments & asset liability management