Mark Whylie, Head of Actuarial & Reserving P&C Asia - Swiss Re, delves into his experience and key learnings from attending the Actuarial Society of Hong Kong’s (ASHK) fourth General Insurance Virtual Seminar, held on 9 & 16 July.
COVID-19 has directly and indirectly affected the operation of many Australian businesses, leaving many with lost earnings. Some businesses have turned to their insurers to claim on their business interruption (‘BI’) insurance policies. However, most current BI policies are not intended by insurers to cover a pandemic, and most include some form of exclusion.
For many of the Actuaries Institute's younger Members, the Institute's Practice Committees can seem mysterious and far removed. To help bridge this gap, the Young Actuaries Program (YAP) Victoria recently held a Virtual Insights session to introduce our younger audiences to them.