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Where the Puck is Going (and SOA’s Research Activities)

With the NHL playoffs underway, hockey is grabbing attention in the minds of sports fans around the world.  While we didn't have hockey as an official sport at my high school in northeast Ohio, I

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21Aug2012
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How do we sell profitable life insurance products? Thumbnail

How do we sell profitable life insurance products?

by Paul Klimek, CEO, Apptical Corp. Is the goal to design products or to sell products? I guess the goal is to design products that sell for a profit. Who is a life insurer’s client? Is it the

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13Mar2012
The low interest rate environment: A roundtable discussion with members of the SOA’s Smaller Insurance Company Section – Part 2 Thumbnail

The low interest rate environment: A roundtable discussion with members of the SOA’s Smaller Insurance Company Section – Part 2

In September 2011, the Smaller Insurance Company defined its mission: "to synthesize information for smaller company actuaries." The section’s focus for this year is the low interest environment. In

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12Mar2012
The low interest rate environment: A roundtable discussion with members of the SOA’s Smaller Insurance Company Section – Part 1 Thumbnail

The low interest rate environment: A roundtable discussion with members of the SOA’s Smaller Insurance Company Section – Part 1

In September 2011, the Smaller Insurance Company defined its mission: "to synthesize information for smaller company actuaries." The section’s focus for this year is the low interest environment. In

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Pass the dessert, please

James Miles discusses the growing difference in average life span between Americans and Western Europeans.

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