As part of our blog article What is the relationship between unemployment rate and disability claims experience?, we conducted a survey to collect actuaries’ views on the relationship between unemployment rate and disability claims costs.
Taking the road less travelled has landed Laura Tsui in the cockpit of Qantas’ foray into using data analysis to assess commercial performance and customer engagement. Having completed actuarial studies at the University of New South Wales, Laura opted to move away from traditional actuarial roles and was inspired by the opportunities available in data analytics. In this latest Actuaries Institute podcast, Laura joins Meg Yang, from the Institute’s Young Data Analytics Working Group, to discuss Laura’s professional journey so far and the key reason why she wouldn’t hesitate to hire actuarial talent for data analytical roles.
In the latest Actuaries Institute podcast, Angat Sandhu virtually interviews Annette King, Chair and Co-founder of Galileo Platforms, to discuss the formation and purpose of Galileo, her advice to those considering establishing an insurtech startup, and the important role actuaries will play in the development of the insurtech space into the future.
After a fairly optimistic economic outlook in 2019, this year's Federal Budget acknowledged the unprecedented effects of natural disasters and a global pandemic putting pressure on the economy. The Actuaries Institute member update provides an overall summary of the economy and highlights key issues of interest to members.
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