Articles tagged "insurance"
The London Australian Actuaries Network reports on its December mission to combine networking with one of the great institutions of British culture – pints at a pub.
Posted on: March 20, 2018
Amongst much talk about data science and new analytics techniques, Ashish Ahluwalia challenges the profession to be bold in sticking to their roots and take their toolkit of ‘traditional’ actuarial methods into a broader industries outside of insurance.
Posted on: March 12, 2018
Senior Microinsurance Specialist for the International NGO, Mercy Corps, Josh Ling gives us an overview of microinsurance in Central America.
Posted on: May 16, 2017
In this article, Kit Ng shares her key takeaways from the recent ‘Group Insurance Topical Issues’ Insight Sessions.
Posted on: October 6, 2016
On the heels of a successful inaugural Dive In Festival for Diversity & Inclusion in Insurance, held in London in 2015, the Sydney insurance community has come together to bring Dive In to Sydney.
Posted on: August 30, 2016
Earlier this year Australian life insurers were in the spotlight, allegedly using “out-dated” medical definitions in their Trauma policies. As a consequence, many insurers review(ed) their medical definitions and claims management practices, with particular focus on the definition for heart attack.
Posted on: August 17, 2016
What are the risks and opportunities in defining and pricing insurance cover for cyber risk? Actuaries Susie Amos and Alina Pettifer explore concerns about coverage in Part One of this Two Part series.
Posted on: June 29, 2016
Chris Logan compares six different funding models for ancillary healthcare (AH) against a set of criteria to suggest the optimum way to pay for AH/services like dental, physio and optical.
Posted on: June 21, 2016
Welcome to the final instalment of the two-part series! This article outlines ways in which capital can be managed to build resilience.
Posted on: June 9, 2016
Pushing the boundaries on the perception of what it means to have a career in insurance, ANZIIF's Dimity Mannering discusses a new initiative championing actuarial opportunities.
Posted on: April 21, 2016