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2011-08-05 14:30:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Academy of Actuaries announced today that Donald Fuerst will be the professional association's new senior pension fellow.

2011-07-29 11:42:00

WASHINGTON, July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released today by the American Academy of Actuaries: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100322/AAALOGO) What: Capitol Hill Briefing: New Research Findings Indicate a "Wall" of Contributions Facing Defined Benefit Pensions The American Academy of Actuaries will host a briefing to discuss new research findings from a soon-to-be-released Society of Actuaries study that identifies looming pension contribution...

2011-07-15 07:00:00

WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., July 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Insurance New and Market is proud to announce the launch of www.InsuranceNewsAndMarkets.com, an all-in-one news and information based website designed to revolutionize the industry by helping professionals to save both time and money.

2011-07-14 13:00:00

SEATTLE, July 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Milliman, Inc., a premier global consulting and actuarial firm, today identified a series of considerations for states, health plans, and employers as they look toward the 2014 state exchange implementation deadline set forward in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) and reiterated in regulations issued by Health & Human Services on July 11. "The exchange regulations provide clarification on some points while leaving many questions...

Word of the Day
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.