Refine your search
1 - 10 of 27 results (0.41 seconds)
Sort By:
  • Influenza Pandemics: Are We Ready for the Next One? What Actuaries Can Learn From 1918
    And reinsurers generally provide ART coverage to direct writers. As a profession we spend a lot of time ... Doctors and nurses put their lives at risk when taking care of these patients and, to their credit, very few ...

    View Description

    • Authors: Max Rudolph
    • Date: Jul 2004
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving
    • Publication Name: Risk Management
    • Topics: Global Perspectives; Health & Disability
  • Actuarial Review of Insurer Insolvencies and Future Preventions
    ANALYSIS Some insurer insolvencies point to one primary causal driver, such as fraud. A majority of the ... s is Some insurer insolvencies point to one primary causal driver, such as fraud. A majority of the ...

    View Description

    • Authors: David Heppen
    • Date: Jun 2019
    • Competency: Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving
    • Publication Name: Risk Management
    • Topics: Enterprise Risk Management
  • Structural Credit Risk Modeling: Merton and Beyond
    Although credit risk has historically not been a primary area of focus for the actuarial profession, actuaries ... a number of well-known credit risk models are direct applications of frequency- severity or hazard rate ...

    View Description

    • Authors: YU WANG
    • Date: Jun 2009
    • Competency: Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving
    • Publication Name: Risk Management
    • Topics: Enterprise Risk Management; Modeling & Statistical Methods
  • Why the Current Practice of Operational Risk Management in Insurance is Fundamentally Flawed: Evidence From the Field
    Basel II defines operational risk as “the risk of direct or indirect loss resulting from inadequate or ... where a strategy that was not formulated with due care and skill turned into a good strategy. For example ...

    View Description

    • Authors: Madhu Acharyya
    • Date: Apr 2012
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge; Strategic Insight and Integration; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving
    • Publication Name: Risk Management
    • Topics: Enterprise Risk Management; Finance & Investments; Modeling & Statistical Methods
  • Variable Annuity: Risk Management Through Breakthrough Product Innovation
    through product design of variable annuities. The primary feature of the new product is to offer the policyholder ... bull market as some policyholders may continue to direct some of their fund allocation to these r I s ...

    View Description

    • Authors: Xiaokai Shi, Yungui Hu
    • Date: Sep 2009
    • Competency: Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving
    • Publication Name: Risk Management
    • Topics: Annuities>Variable annuities; Enterprise Risk Management
  • Increasing the Usefulness of ERM to Insurance Companies
    Execution Risks Although financial risks are the primary deter- minant of the volatility of financial results ... misleading signals exists because there is no direct and simple relationship between measures of ROE ...

    View Description

    • Authors: Jean Pierre Berliet
    • Date: Aug 2008
    • Competency: Strategic Insight and Integration; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving
    • Publication Name: Risk Management
    • Topics: Enterprise Risk Management
  • Thirteen Ways to Kill a Company
    president, internal audit planning & development. My primary goal was to develop and implement risk-based audit ... essential areas. HealthSouth Corporation USA health care services $2 2003 Overstating earnings to make ...

    View Description

    • Authors: Jennifer Seeley
    • Date: Mar 2006
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge; Professional Values; Strategic Insight and Integration; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving
    • Publication Name: Risk Management
    • Topics: Finance & Investments; Global Perspectives
  • Insurer Solvency Assessment –Towards a Global Framework
    required capital elements) for each insurer. Of primary interest to the WP in the report are the capital ... approx- imate way. In building an internal model, care must be given to capture the most important risk ...

    View Description

    • Authors: Stuart Wason
    • Date: Mar 2004
    • Competency: Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving
    • Publication Name: Risk Management
    • Topics: Finance & Investments; Global Perspectives
  • Risk Management, August 2014, Issue 30
    to assess how well we are doing in meeting the primary objectives established for the section council ... income, long-term care, auto, homeowners, commercial lines— ideally from a primary and reinsurer perspective) ...

    View Description

    • Authors: Society of Actuaries, B John Manistre, Edward Tom, Grace Koo, Jun He, Benjamin Neff, Barry Franklin, Max Rudolph, Ira Jersey, Timothy S Paris
    • Date: Aug 2014
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge; Professional Values; Results-Oriented Solutions; Strategic Insight and Integration>Big picture view; Strategic Insight and Integration>Strategy development; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving
    • Publication Name: Risk Management
    • Topics: Enterprise Risk Management>Capital markets; Enterprise Risk Management>Financial management; Enterprise Risk Management>Risk appetite; Finance & Investments>Asset allocation
  • Risk Management: The Total Return Approach and Beyond
    not only to the in-force business. There is no direct relation- ship between managing the total returns ... concern business. For example, long-term health care insurance in life insurance is more like the general ...

    View Description

    • Authors: Thomas S.Y. Ho
    • Date: Nov 2004
    • Competency: Results-Oriented Solutions; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving
    • Publication Name: Risk Management
    • Topics: Financial Reporting & Accounting>Fair value accounting