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Journal of the Institute of Actuaries [JIA] (1989) 116: 1-3

Presentation of an Institute Finlaison Medal to Ronald William Abbott

PRESENTATION OF AN INSTITUTE FINLAISON MEDAL TO MR RONALD WILLIAM ABBOTT [The Institute o f Actuaries, 24 October 1988] The President ( M r R. D . Corley): Ronald Abbott w a s the Senior Partner o f Bacon & Woodrow from ... read more >>

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Short, E.
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Institute of Actuaries Students' Society (1988)

Pension illustrations - a fair comparison or a confidence trick

Presented to the Staple Inn Actuarial Society on 18th October 1988 PENSION ILLUSTRATIONS - A FAIR COMPARISON OR A CONFIDENCE TRICK by Eric Short MSc, FIA by Eric Short MSc. FIA 1. INTRODUCTION "Do I view the world as a vale of tears?" Robert ... read more >>

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Fine, A E M; Headdon, C P; Hewitson, T W; Johnson, C M; Lumsden, I C; Maple, M H; O'Keeffe, P J L; Pook, P J; Purchase, D E; Robinson, D G
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Transactions of the Faculty of Actuaries [TFA] (1987-1989) 41: 369-443

Proposals for the statutory basis of valuation of the liabilities of linked long-term insurance business

The background to the production of this paper is somewhat involved, but is necessary for an understanding of why it contains what it does. Readers who are familiar with recent developments in the valuation field may proceed straight to Section 2. ... read more >>

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Members of the Working Party; Ron Akhurst (Chairman)
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General Insurance Convention 1988

Corporate planning in general insurance

This working party paper is therefore intended to provide a general introduction to the subject, which is largely missing from actuarial literature: to cover basic planning elements common to all businesses; to highlight certain features specifically ... read more >>

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Daykin, Chris D; Hey, G Brian
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General Insurance Convention 1988

The management of uncertainty in a general insurance company

Although a 1987 Institute paper by this Working Party certainly did not say all that could be said on the subject of solvency, from a statutory or supervisory perspective, the Working Party felt that the focus of attention should move to the broader issue ... read more >>

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Guaschi, Frank E
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General Insurance Convention 1988

Reinsurance and retentions

It is as well to admit at the start that Reinsurance is such a vast subject that in the time available the working Party could barely scratch the surface. We deliberately set out to avoid constructing elaborate theories since these rarely have any ... read more >>

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Peter H Hinton
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General Insurance Convention 1988

Interim report from Working Party on Claims runoff patterns

The working party regrets that they could not complete their work in time to present a fully considered report to this convention. However we feel that the results so far obtained are of interest to a wider audience and that our work will benefit from ... read more >>

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Colin J W Czapiewski
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General Insurance Convention 1988

Marine insurance and reinsurance

The only major area of insurance in the UK without substantial actuarial involvement is that referred to as MAT: Marine, Aviation and Transport. Incidentally this state of affairs seems to apply to most overseas countries also. The Institute library is ... read more >>

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Graham E Lyons
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General Insurance Convention 1988

LMX. Excess of loss reinsurance of Lloyd's syndicates and London Market companies

The London Market comprises Lloyd's Syndicates and London Market Companies (companies in London or London operations of large composites writing Lloyd's type business). These entities write a wide variety of business, both insurance and reinsurance, and ... read more >>

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Pensions Board

GN11: Retirement benefit schemes - transfer values. Version 3.0

This pensions Guidance Note has been adopted by the Board for Actuarial Standards. The latest version is available on the <a href\="http://www.frc.org.uk/bas/actuarial/index.cfm" target\="external">BAS website</a>. Faculty and Institute of ... read more >>

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Forfar, D O; McCutcheon, J J; Wilkie, A D
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Journal of the Institute of Actuaries [JIA] (1988) 115: 693-708

On graduation by mathematical formula (Discussion)

On 28 June 1988 a discussion took place on CMIR 9 and ‘On Graduation by Mathematical Formula’, by D O Forfar et al. On 28 June 1988 a discussion took place on C.M.I.R. 9 and On Graduation by Mathematical Formula, by D. O. FORFAR, B.A., ... read more >>

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Journal of the Institute of Actuaries [JIA] (1988) 115: 699-708

Discussion on CMIR 9

On 28 June 1988 a discussion took place on CMIR 9 and ‘On Graduation by Mathematical Formula’, by D O Forfar et al. Discussion on C.M.I.R. 9 699 Discussion on C.M.I. Report, number 9 Mr D. O. Forfar, F.F.A. (introducing the discussion): The ... read more >>

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Professional Affairs Board

Memorandum on Professional Conduct (MPC). Version 3.2

Faculty and Institute of Actuaries Memorandum on Professional Conduct MPCV3.2. (01.06.1988) D/7 MEMORANDUM ON PROFESSIONAL CONDUCT AND PRACTICE [This Memorandum was issued by Council in June 1984.] GENERAL 1. The Institute of Actuaries is a professional ... read more >>

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Gillott, N. R.; Carroll, P. S.; Chamberlin, G. F.; Hudson, B. D.; Malde, S. A.; Masters, G. A.; Taylor, P. K.; Thomson, A. K.
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Institute of Actuaries Students" Society (1988)

Commercial fire insurance

COMMERCIAL FIRE INSURANCE Author: N. R. GILLOTT et al Presented to the Staple Inn Actuarial Society on 5th January 1988 COMMERCIAL FIRE INSURANCE "The author has no doubt that the time is approaching when the present loose and almost undefined method ... read more >>

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Gillott, N. R.; Carroll, P. S.; Chamberlin, G. F.; Hudson, B. D.; Malde, S. A.; Masters, G. A.; Taylor, P. K.; Thomson, A. K.
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Institute of Actuaries Students' Society (1988)

Commercial fire insurance

COMMERCIAL FIRE INSURANCE Author: N. R. GILLOTT et al Presented to the Staple Inn Actuarial Society on 5th January 1988 COMMERCIAL FIRE INSURANCE "The author has no doubt that the time is approaching when the present loose and almost undefined method ... read more >>

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Clarkson, R S; Plymen, J
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Journal of the Institute of Actuaries [JIA] (1988) 115: 631-691

Improving the performance of equity portfolios

This paper has the strictly practical objective of devising procedures for managing equity portfolios to the best advantage. First, Modern Portfolio Theory (MPT), which has been developed over the last 35 years with just this objective, is critically ... read more >>

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GN9: Retirement benefit schemes - actuarial reports. Version 3.0

This pensions Guidance Note has been adopted by the Board for Actuarial Standards. The latest version is available on the <a href\="http://www.frc.org.uk/bas/actuarial/index.cfm" target\="external">BAS website</a>. Faculty and Institute of ... read more >>

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GN3: Certificates for Occupational Pensions Board. Version 2.0

This pensions Guidance Note has been adopted by the Board for Actuarial Standards. The latest version is available on the <a href\="http://www.frc.org.uk/bas/actuarial/index.cfm" target\="external">BAS website</a>. Faculty and Institute of ... read more >>

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Pensions Board

GN13: Actuarial statements required in connexion with the Statement of Financial Accounting Standards no.87 (FAS 87) in the USA. Version 1.0

This pensions Guidance Note has been adopted by the Board for Actuarial Standards. The latest version is available on the BAS website. Faculty and Institute of Actuaries Guidance note GN13V1.0. (01.04.1988) D/55 GN13: ACTUARIAL STATEMENTS REQUIRED IN ... read more >>

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Fine, A E M; Headdon, C P; Hewitson, T W; Johnson, C M; Lumsden, I C; Maple, M H; O'Keeffe, P J L; Pook, P J; Purchase, D E; Robinson, D G
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Journal of the Institute of Actuaries [JIA] (1988) 115: 555-630

Proposals for the statutory basis of valuation of the liabilities of linked long-term insurance business

The background to the production of this paper is somewhat involved, but is necessary for an understanding of why it contains what it does. Readers who are familiar with recent developments in the valuation field may proceed straight to Section 2. ... read more >>