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by arpit
13 Oct 2018, 00:47
Forum: Actuarial Discussions
Topic: Charted Actuary: The big debate
Replies: 1
Views: 822

Charted Actuary: The big debate

IFOA is considering to change the word associate actuary( a person who has cleared CT and CA series) to the name Charted Actuary. The reasons are many, but the primary reason is that the word Charted is more recognizable than word associate. Thus helping the profession to reach out more people. IFOA...
by arpit
11 Oct 2018, 21:55
Forum: Actuarial Discussions
Topic: Career suggestion
Replies: 5
Views: 1262

Re: Career suggestion

In data science, you need to analyse things from huge sets of data. And r and excel helps you in doing that, both have many statistical and mathematical Tools that help you to analyse it.
by arpit
05 Oct 2018, 02:16
Forum: Excel
Topic: 25 Useful links for online certifications(free and paid)
Replies: 0
Views: 1632

25 Useful links for online certifications(free and paid)

Some of the below links offer’s free training as well as paid training courses for various programmes like excel and SQL 1. www.edx.org 2. www.coursera.org 3. www.udacity.com 4. www.edraak.org/en 5. https://online.stanford.edu/courses 6. www.ocw.mit.edu 7. www.khanacademy.org 8. www.oli.cmu.edu 9. ...
by arpit
04 Oct 2018, 10:39
Forum: Actuarial Discussions
Topic: Insurance products
Replies: 1
Views: 721

Re: Insurance products

It is a very good topic that can be discussed, and should be discussed.

Lets focus on life Insurance as of now to make discussion more precise.
by arpit
03 Oct 2018, 14:32
Forum: Ask the Actuarial Recruiter
Topic: How to get a placement in acturial science?
Replies: 6
Views: 1386

Re: How to get a placement in acturial science?

If you talk about ACET, there is no fixed syllabus for ACET and thus any level of Trigonometry question could be asked. If talked about Actuarial papers, only basic/no knowledge of Trigonometry is required. What I recommend is, to understand the basics of Trigonometry i.e class 10th, since it might ...
by arpit
03 Oct 2018, 11:43
Forum: Ask the Actuarial Recruiter
Topic: How to get a placement in acturial science?
Replies: 6
Views: 1386

Re: How to get a placement in acturial science?

Yes please, and don't call sir please :)
by arpit
01 Oct 2018, 16:58
Forum: Ask the Actuarial Recruiter
Topic: How to get a placement in acturial science?
Replies: 6
Views: 1386

Re: How to get a placement in acturial science?

Hie Rompy, kindly refer to the following video it will clear all your doubts. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AIY-MbzkeEI.

Then visit, the IAI site and IFOA site for more info.

Feel free to reply back, if faced any other problems.
by arpit
01 Oct 2018, 16:39
Forum: Interviews and facts
Topic: Resume Making
Replies: 2
Views: 1560

Resume Making

Should one mention, the list of exams he/she had given and awaiting for results?
by arpit
29 Sep 2018, 17:24
Forum: Daily Dose
Topic: What is critical Illness cover?
Replies: 2
Views: 1063

Re: What is critical Illness cover?

I have heard that, a person should have a separate critical illness cover also other than general health insurance policy
Why?
You can have an add-on cover of it under your health insurance policies?
So why take a separate policy
by arpit
29 Sep 2018, 17:20
Forum: Actuarial Discussions
Topic: Calculations of new insurance products?
Replies: 2
Views: 1398

Re: Calculations of new insurance products?

How does an insurance company or actuary calculate risk of different emerging products such as Drone insurance Since data is very less or negligent, so how does the premiums got calculated? If the company is new: Most of the things work according to the past experience of the Actuaries who are pric...

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