23Feb2017
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2017 SOA/CAA Executive Education Exchange Program

The Society of Actuaries (SOA) and the China Association of Actuaries (CAA) will hold the second Executive Education Exchange program, March 25-April 2, 2017 in China. In April of 2016, the SOA ho

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13Feb2017
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Energized by a New Generation

En français by Ben Marshall I didn’t discover the actuarial profession until the end of my university education. I had completed a traditional math program and planned to teach. During my fin

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13Feb2017
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Listening Tour in Waterloo

En français Society of Actuaries (SOA) President-Elect Mike Lombardi, FSA, FCIA, CERA, MAAA, and SOA Board Member Marcus Robertson, FSA, FCIA, engaged in a dialogue with the crowd who assembled fo

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13Feb2017
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Actuarial Science, Canada, Candidates
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President-Elect Mike Lombardi Shares His Passion for Actuarial Work with Candidates and Students at the January ASNA Meeting

En français Good evening. Bon soir. Being here with hundreds of you—representing the future of the actuarial profession as I prepare to lead the Society of Actuaries (SOA)—is a wonderful way

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14Dec2016
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Saluting Our True North Volunteers

En français Sir Winston Churchill once said that Canada is the linchpin of the English-speaking world. Similarly, dedicated volunteers are the linchpin of the Society of Actuaries’ (SOA’s) resea

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14Dec2016
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Canada, Health care
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The Genesis of the Group and Health Core Canadian Exam

En français Interview with Karen A. Shelton The Society of Actuaries (SOA) takes its commitment to education very seriously—to provide basic education in the fundamental principles of actuarial

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14Dec2016
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Remembrance as a Call to Action

En français by Ben Marshall I spent the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month this year at the Korea Veterans National Wall of Remembrance at Meadowvale Cemetery in Brampton, Ontario. This

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27Oct2016
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Actuarial Science, Canada, General, Inside the SOA
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Interview with Canadian Member Mike Lombardi, New SOA President-Elect

  En français By Ben Marshall, Staff Fellow, Canadian Membership   I first met Mike Lombardi, FSA, FCIA, CERA, MAAA, nearly 15 years ago when I was working as an insurance secto

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27Oct2016
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Perspectives for Canadian Members on the SOA 2017–2021 Strategic Plan

  En français by Ben Marshall The Society of Actuaries (SOA) 2017–2021 Strategic Plan was released for review and comment this summer, and was adopted by the Board of Directors at its

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07Oct2016
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The SOA held the Inaugural SOA China Annual Symposium

The Society of Actuaries (SOA) held the Inaugural China Annual Symposium in Beijing from September 1st to 2nd. The symposium brought together actuaries, leaders, scholars and professionals in the indu

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