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2011-02-24 16:30:00


2011-02-07 07:00:00

SCHAUMBURG, Ill., Feb. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A cautiously optimistic economic outlook and increasing confidence in the global marketplace makes it more important than ever to analyze the risk systems in place to ensure financial institutions avoid the mistakes of the past.

2011-01-29 00:01:49

A rapidly growing insurance news and web trends website has recently been created and launched at ClaudePenland.com. The six-month-old site was conceived by Claude Penland, a prominent casualty actuary with 20 years of industry experience.

2011-01-24 09:47:00


2011-01-20 15:39:00

HONOLULU, Jan. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Research Corporation (DRC), is pleased to announce the release of new tools in DecisionMaker(TM) Rating which enable carriers to more precisely set policy premiums.

2011-01-14 09:25:00

Company will make refunds to policyholders if rates are unsound SAN FRANCISCO, Jan.

2011-01-12 07:00:00

SEATTLE, Jan. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Milliman, Inc., the international firm of consultants and actuaries, announced that it has released MG-ALFA® Version 7.2., the second major update since delivery of Version 7.0 in July of last year.

2011-01-10 07:00:00

SCHAUMBURG, Ill., Jan. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new study released today by the Society of Actuaries (SOA), the total economic cost of overweight (BMI between 25.0 - 29.9) and obesity (BMI of more than 30) in the U.S.

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