28Oct2014
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Together We Progress –Annual Meeting Presidential Luncheon

During the 65th Annual Presidential Luncheon at the 2014 SOA Annual Meeting & Exhibit,  SOA President Mark J. Freedman, FSA, MAAA, announced the recipients of the Presidential Awards: Jacqueline

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27Oct2014
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General
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Photo Gallery – 2014 SOA Annual Meeting & Exhibit

View photos from the 2014 SOA Annual Meeting & Exhibit in Orlando, FL, Oct. 26-29. This photo collection includes images of professional development sessions, member discussions, the general session

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Together We Progress – Board Meeting Recap and SOA Annual Meeting & Exhibit Begins

The SOA Board met Oct. 25-26 to discuss and make decisions on a number of important issues. The Board discussed member engagement, and provided input to the Learning Strategy Task Force to develop a s

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SOA Pension Mortality Studies: RP-2014 and MP-2014

The SOA today released the final reports of the RP-2014 Mortality Tables and the Mortality Improvement Scale MP-2014. These final reports are the SOA’s latest pension plan mortality studies.  The S

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The Actuarial Significance of Bitcoin

Even if you don’t know what Bitcoin is, you’ve probably heard of it. By now, “Bitcoin” is a word that’s thrown around everywhere from the web to the evening news. But none of these news ment

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14Oct2014
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General, Professional Development
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Together We Progress: SOA Annual Meeting & Exhibit

Through the profession, collaboration, research, education and our members…together we progress. When: October 26-29, 2014 Where: Rosen Shingle Creek, Orlando, FL CPD Credits:  Earn up to

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10Oct2014
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Asia, Global
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The SOA Speaking at Taipei Actuarial Events

The Society of Actuaries (SOA) is proud to support the exchange of ideas with the global actuarial profession in Taipei this week at two actuarial events. The SOA is a platinum sponsor at the 18th

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18Sep2014
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Mortality Tables Past & Present: Testimony to Subcommittee of House Ways & Means Committee

The SOA recently had the opportunity to testify before the Select Revenue Measures Subcommittee of the House Ways and Means Committee, “Private Employer Defined Benefit Pension Plans.” The Sept.

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10Sep2014
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General, Retirement
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Recap of Blue Ribbon Panel Report

The SOA announced the "Report of the Blue Ribbon Panel on Public Pension Plan Funding" earlier this year. Did you miss the report? No problem. You can access everything from right here on the SOA blo

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Connecting with Future Actuaries – CAE Student Summit

This August marked the third annual gathering of actuarial students from colleges and universities that represent SOA Centers of Actuarial Excellence (CAE). This Chicago-based SOA event brought to

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