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  • Plans to Expand Our Knowledge of the Utility of e-Underwriting and Other RAD Tools Coming in the Fall!
    Five Ways to Beat the Recession: Insurance Direct Marketers Get the Good News by Kevin McKenna ... contract to conduct Part 1 of this project. The primary purpose of Part 1 is to determine such things as: ...

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    • Authors: Maria Thomson
    • Date: Sep 2009
    • Competency: Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Incorporate risk management; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Process and technique refinement
    • Publication Name: News Direct
    • Topics: Life Insurance>Underwriting - Life Insurance
  • Digest of Discussion at Concurrent Sessions
    business purpose as follows: "The Equita- ble's primary purpose is to provide sound, equitable, and economical ... down to assigning relative weights, our stated primary purpose dictates minimum product cost, and it ...

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    • Authors: Society of Actuaries
    • Date: Nov 1971
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge>External forces and business performance; Relationship Management>Staff management and motivation; Strategic Insight and Integration>Effective decision-making; Strategic Insight and Integration>Management partnership; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Process and technique refinement
    • Publication Name: Transactions of the SOA
    • Topics: Actuarial Profession>Management skills; Economics>Behavioral economics; Economics>Financial markets; Enterprise Risk Management>Governance; Finance & Investments>Investment strategy - Finance & Investments; Financial Reporting & Accounting; Health & Disability; Life Insurance>Underwriting - Life Insurance; Pensions & Retirement
  • Financial Underwriting for Individual Life Insurance
    insurable interest. In those circumstances extra care must be taken in underwriting the financial risk ... amount of personal insurance permissible is a direct function of the proportion of income deemed properly ...

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    • Authors: John Gummere, Michael Hale, Robert E Hunstad, Courtland C Smith, Charles N Walker, Harry A Woodman, Andrew C Webster, Maxwell Baskin, Alexander Marshall, Application Administrator
    • Date: Oct 1973
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge>Actuarial methods in business operations; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Process and technique refinement
    • Publication Name: Transactions of the SOA
    • Topics: Life Insurance>Underwriting - Life Insurance
  • Substance Misuse And Underwriting
    that we don't care about identifying the marijuana smokers, and the heroin users don't care about buying ... buying life insurance. The group we care about obviously are the people who are using cocaine, particularly ...

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    • Authors: Roger Betts, Gary D Graham, Helaine Jarret, Henry C George, O David Green
    • Date: Oct 1985
    • Competency: Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Process and technique refinement
    • Publication Name: Record of the Society of Actuaries
    • Topics: Life Insurance>Underwriting - Life Insurance
  • Underwriting Evolution
    TUBERCULOSIS Worldwide, tuberculosis is one of the primary causes of mortality. In the U.S., we are seeing ... distribution channels like worksite marketing, direct-mail marketing, telemarketing, and others will ...

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    • Authors: James Atkins, Richard Braun, Marta Kushnir
    • Date: May 1996
    • Competency: Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Innovative solutions; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Process and technique refinement
    • Publication Name: Record of the Society of Actuaries
    • Topics: Life Insurance>Underwriting - Life Insurance; Technology & Applications>Software
  • Underwriting Concepts For Actuaries - Revisited
    for 27 years, with his time spent evenly between direct writing companies and reinsurers. He achieved ... pressure is great, my HDL is high, I take really good care of myself. Joe, can't you find me a life insurance ...

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    • Authors: Application Administrator, Mary Broesch, Douglas A Ingle
    • Date: May 2002
    • Competency: Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Process and technique refinement
    • Publication Name: Record of the Society of Actuaries
    • Topics: Life Insurance>Underwriting - Life Insurance
  • The Truth About Preferred Risk Product Design
    for pricing and designing insurance products for direct products. He’s been with ING Reinsurance since ... career in 1975 and his first 10 years were spent at direct writing life companies and the last 16 years in ...

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    • Authors: Application Administrator, Steven Andrews, Douglas A Ingle
    • Date: May 2002
    • Competency: Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Process and technique refinement
    • Publication Name: Record of the Society of Actuaries
    • Topics: Life Insurance>Pricing - Life Insurance; Life Insurance>Underwriting - Life Insurance
  • Practices and Procedures
    Practices and Procedures This discussion focused on looking at the immediate uses of the 1951 ... commission is vested, the premiums are collected direct from the policyholders and commission payments ...

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    • Authors: Society of Actuaries, Glenn O Head, James F MacLean, A Edward Archibald
    • Date: Jun 1954
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge>External forces and business performance; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Process and technique refinement
    • Publication Name: Transactions of the SOA
    • Topics: Finance & Investments; Life Insurance>Underwriting - Life Insurance; Life Insurance>Marketing and distribution - Life Insurance
  • Issues in the Issuance of Enhanced Annuities
    issued. 3. Immediate care annuities, which are sold to people in long-term care for the elderly. Underwriting ... provide annuities to fund nursing home care and other long-term care costs for ill or frail elderly people ...

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    • Authors: Robert Brown, Patricia Scahill
    • Date: Oct 2007
    • Competency: Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Innovative solutions; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Process and technique refinement
    • Publication Name: Actuarial Practice Forum
    • Topics: Annuities>Individual annuities; Annuities>Marketing and distribution - Annuities; Annuities>Pricing - Annuities; Life Insurance>Underwriting - Life Insurance
  • Improving Techniques: The use of predictive analytics in the development of experience studies
    the findings to undertake management action. A primary advantage of using predictive analytics in developing ... larger dataset. Not doing the study: One of the primary areas where we see companies fall short is not ...

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    • Authors: John Fenton, Kendrick Lombardo
    • Date: Oct 2015
    • Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge>Actuarial methods in business operations; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Process and technique refinement
    • Publication Name: The Actuary Magazine
    • Topics: Life Insurance>Underwriting - Life Insurance; Predictive Analytics; Technology & Applications>Analytics and informatics