Archive of General

11Apr2019
Author
SOA Blog
Category
Canada, General
Tags
Canadian Uses Big Data to Shape the Microinsurance Marketplace Across Africa Thumbnail

Canadian Uses Big Data to Shape the Microinsurance Marketplace Across Africa

En français Victor Wang, a Canadian and past president of the Actuarial Students’ National Association (ASNA), has launched his career in Kenya leading the actuarial team at PULA Advisors, which i

Read MoreLeave a Comment
12Apr2017
Author
SOA Blog
Category
Canada, General, Professional Development
Tags
Life & Annuity Symposium: A Canadian’s Guide Thumbnail

Life & Annuity Symposium: A Canadian’s Guide

Learn about the different sessions at the 2017 SOA Life & Annuity Symposium taking place this May 8-9 in Seattle. Click here for the Canadian guide to LAS. LAS_Canadian_Guide   &

Read MoreView Comments (1)
27Oct2016
Author
SOA Blog
Category
Actuarial Science, Canada, General, Inside the SOA
Tags

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

Read MoreLeave a Comment
27Oct2016
Perspectives for Canadian Members on the SOA 2017–2021 Strategic Plan Thumbnail

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

Read MoreLeave a Comment
26Sep2016

Climate Change Interview With Caterina Lindman

En français Caterina Lindman, FCIA, FSA, is an actuary for Manulife Financial, working on repricing adjustable products in Manulife’s Canadian division in Waterloo, Ontario. Lindman is recogniz

Read MoreLeave a Comment
Photos from the 2015 SOA Annual Meeting & Exhibit Thumbnail

Photos from the 2015 SOA Annual Meeting & Exhibit

View photos from the 2015 SOA Annual Meeting & Exhibit in Austin, TX, Oct. 11-14. This photo gallery includes images of professional development sessions, member discussions, the general session

Read MoreLeave a Comment

In Pursuit of SOA General Insurance FSA

Gennady Stolyarov II, ASA, is in the final stages to attain the FSA General Insurance credential. Stolyarov is the Lead Property/Casualty Actuary for the Nevada Division of Insurance, where he reviews

Read MoreView Comments (3)
Educating the Future Thumbnail

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

Read MoreView Comments (1)

Actuary Named on List of Best Jobs for Women

Job search portal CareerCast named actuary as a best job for women in 2015. There were several STEM jobs on this best jobs list, including actuary. The Wall Street Journal and The Street  among othe

Read MoreLeave a Comment
27May2015
Author
SOA Blog
Category
General
Tags
SOA Board of Directors Approves Governance Task Force Recommendations Thumbnail

SOA Board of Directors Approves Governance Task Force Recommendations

The SOA Board of Directors recently approved several recommendations from its Governance Task Force intended to ensure the continued flow of highly qualified candidates for service as President of

Read MoreLeave a Comment