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  • HIRES_John_Schoonbee_3 Changing world healthDr John Schoonbee talks to Gemma Gregson and Richard Purcell about reinventing dietary guidelines, e-cigarettes and advances in diagnostic techniques 10 August 2017
  • p18-20-Immortality-rates-Tree-with-light-Ikon--12070003 Mortality improvements in declineJon Palin, on behalf of the CMI Mortality Projections Committee, reviews the growing evidence for a slowing down of mortality improvements in the UK, noting the trend for pension scheme members is less clear 10 August 2017
  • Proxy Feature Perfecting proxy modelsShaun Lazzari and Oliver Bentley look at managing sources of inaccuracy in Least Squares Monte Carlo proxy model fitting 10 August 2017
  • North-great-barrier-reef-iStock_40043520_LARGE Climate change impact on financial institutionsAfter the UN conference in Paris last year, it is increasingly clear that financial institutions need to take action on climate change. But how exactly will this issue affect financial institutions, and what actions can and should be taken, as the severity and frequency of events gathers pace? Sharanjit Paddam and Kate Mackenzie discuss these challenges for Australia 07 July 2016
  • A group of students © iStock Take a different route with the CAAThe Certified Actuarial Analyst (CAA) is an international professional qualification available to anyone 07 July 2016
  • spreadsheet and calculator © iStock Pension Funding an Off-Market ApproachAndrew Smith reports on... 09 June 2016
  • Ben Kemp & Ann Muldum Rules of EngagementBen Kemp and Ann Muldoon discuss how the IFoA and the Financial Reporting Council work together to regulate and support actuaries. Chaired by Richard Purcell; written by Cintia Cheong 02 June 2016
  • Virus The new arms race against bacteriaMatthew Edwards and Nicola Oliver review the emergence of antibiotic-resistant bacteria, their plausible effects on mortality and recent progress in the development of new drugs 02 June 2016
  • Passport The holiday that nearly wasn'tPlanning a break proves an instructive experience for Jessica Elkin, even before she heads off on her trip. 02 June 2016
  • Measuring buildings Matching adjustment to fitSathish Umapathy explains why the matching adjustment is a vital measure for life insurance companies under Solvency II 02 June 2016
  • Expert Ask the expertsRaveem Ismail and Scott Reid propose that structured expert judgment can be used to significantly reduce uncertainty in risk appraisal when considering areas such as political violence 02 June 2016
  • Liquid assets Out with the old, in with the newKeith Goodby and Mary Boyle ask whether insurers can profit from illiquidity premiums after the implementation of Solvency II 02 June 2016
  • Alternative longevity insuranceCaspar Young explains why longevity insurance transactions using a third-party segregated account cell company are more cost effective for a wider range of pension schemes than traditional approaches 17 May 2016
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