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interview

Posted 06-17-2009 at 07:48 PM by sweetiepie
Updated 06-28-2009 at 01:18 PM by sweetiepie

I just had an entry level actuarial interview, and I feel okay talking about it here because the only actuary in the company is too old to read this nonsense. Besides, I don't have all that many terrible things to say. I don't usually, I'm a pretty easy first date.

I guess age was the first curiosity. The financial/actuarial department seemed to have all the business archetypes covered except youth. There was no group of "guys" full of ignorance and ambition to pile...
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Paradox of Cautiousness

Posted 06-11-2009 at 02:20 PM by maggid

Actuary, Accountant, Supervisor or Consultant, life is full of paradoxes....



Let's examine a very interesting statement made by the respected President of the Dutch Supervisor DNB, Dr. A.H.E.M. Wellink, in a recent interview on Dutch television (2009;Pauw & Witteman, in Dutch):

"If the (economic) growth fall is between minus 1 and minus 2, and...
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Welcome to the blog of Actuarial Tribe

Posted 06-08-2009 at 01:09 AM by Sherwin (To Make You Know China's Market Better)

If you can recognize Chinese, and if you're working in a reinsruance company focusing on non-life field, please login my Chinese actuarial blog named 'Actuarial Tribe'.

http://blog.sina.com/forberyl

If you're interested in China's (re)insurance market, you'll get value from the blog too, I think.
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Welcome to the blog of Actuarial Tribe

Posted 06-08-2009 at 12:33 AM by Sherwin (To Make You Know China's Market Better)

If you can recognize Chinese, and if you're working in a reinsruance company focusing on non-life field, please login my Chinese actuarial blog named 'Actuarial Tribe'.

http://blog.sina.com/forberyl

If you're interested in China's (re)insurance market, you'll get value from the blog too, I think.
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dinnertime again

Posted 06-03-2009 at 09:01 PM by sweetiepie
Updated 06-25-2009 at 08:56 PM by sweetiepie

I would tell you,
I done got by beat by this city today,
that I would close my eyes and wake up anywhere else,
that I no longer care for the urban landscape.
the doves and sparrows taking baths on the side of the road, the light poles and the long faces on every corner, and the river that seems so deep and so fragile right now.
that it's all rolled up on itself like a babel and the fat ladies that walk their poodle in the afternoon are no different to me than the...
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