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Society of Actuaries Visits Ningbo University

On June 2nd, the SOA’s lead China representative Jessie Li, FSA and Wencai Hou, FSA, CERA, Deputy Head of Business Development Department of Munich Reinsurance China visited Ningbo University (NU) i

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Educating the Future

  The first Actuarial Teaching Conference gathered educators from around the United States and Canada. The Actuarial Teaching Conference (ATC) took place in Indianapolis, June 22-23. Th

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SOA President Visits the China Association of Actuaries

On April 29, 2015 the president of the Society of Actuaries (SOA) Errol Cramer and the SOA Executive Director, Gregory Heidrich, met with Wang He, Vice President of the China Association of Actuar

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First in Class: The First FSA Completes the GI Track

Achille Sime, FSA, CERA, MAAA, FIAF, is the first FSA to complete the General Insurance (GI) track. Achille’s journey to become an Actuary has taken place across three continents: Africa, Europe

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Celebrating 100 “Unforgettable” University Outreach Visits

Antonia Coffelt and Spencer Bone, SOA staff, commemorate 100th University Outreach visit to the New Jersey Institute of Technology   The Society of Actuaries (SOA) University Outreach p

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SOA Candidate Connect in Chicago: Never Stop Challenging Yourself

    The first step in the career of any actuary is to take the exams — it is not an easy step and it is just the first one in the exciting journey that is being an actuary. T

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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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The Actuarial Research Community: Innovation, Education and Collaboration

Bringing together academia, organizations and researchers from the actuarial profession, this past July marked the 49th Annual Actuarial Research Conference. Actuaries gathered at the University of Ca

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How do you think the SOA should respond to the CIA’s University Accreditation Program?

As you may know, the SOA Board of Directors has been discussing the Canadian Institute of Actuaries (CIA) launch of its university accreditation program (UAP) in Fall 2012.  The CIA’s UAP allows ac

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