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Forum: Exam 9 - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 06-22-2020, 11:33 AM
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Posted By KS6392
Same, today is day one since March for me. ...

Same, today is day one since March for me.

Many new distractions this time around.


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Forum: Sports 05-12-2020, 08:48 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,338
Posted By KS6392
I'm in. [[spoiler removed]]

I'm in.

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Forum: Exam 9 - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 05-08-2020, 08:25 AM
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Views: 91,216
Posted By KS6392
I donít know anything about how the SOA works...

I donít know anything about how the SOA works regarding FSA exams, but Iím sure the CAS would laugh this out the door.


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Forum: Exam 9 - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 05-06-2020, 04:45 PM
Replies: 225
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Posted By KS6392
Yep, worst possible time for me. Very surprised...

Yep, worst possible time for me. Very surprised to see it so early especially since the MASís were moved back.


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Forum: Exam 9 - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 04-07-2020, 10:31 PM
Replies: 225
Views: 16,820
Posted By KS6392
Everyoneís different but #3 for me if I plan to...

Everyoneís different but #3 for me if I plan to stay sane.

I must say itís a weird feeling knowing Iíll go 18 months between exam sittings, without even skipping any.


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Forum: Exam 9 - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 03-11-2020, 10:21 AM
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Views: 91,216
Posted By KS6392
Okay, thanks. Looking at each of them again, I...

Okay, thanks. Looking at each of them again, I see what you're saying.

If it doesn't say synthetic, is it safe to assume that the senior CDO^2 uses two (or more) junior CDO's to determine its...
Forum: Exam 9 - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 03-11-2020, 09:01 AM
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Views: 91,216
Posted By KS6392
For those of you using CC, I feel like I'm...

For those of you using CC, I feel like I'm missing something here.

Review question C-4 is a CDO/CDO^2 setup with 5% prob of default on underlying mortgages. Senior tranche of CDO^2 calculates to...
Forum: Sports 02-20-2020, 10:15 AM
Replies: 633
Views: 27,917
Posted By KS6392
As long as this doesn't lead to further expansion...

As long as this doesn't lead to further expansion of the playoffs, I think 14/32 making the playoffs is okay. It didn't need to be changed, but I don't hate it.
Forum: Exam 9 - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 02-19-2020, 03:51 PM
Replies: 822
Views: 91,216
Posted By KS6392
There's a form where you can request a...

There's a form where you can request a downloadable PDF (not printable) from her. Then email the PDFs to your new work email.
Forum: Exam 9 - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 02-19-2020, 02:10 PM
Replies: 822
Views: 91,216
Posted By KS6392
Even googling that quote, I get a CAS page that...

Even googling that quote, I get a CAS page that was updated in 2015, and I cannot figure out how to navigate there starting from the CAS homepage. I don't see why there would have been any changes to...
Forum: Exam 9 - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 02-19-2020, 02:00 PM
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Views: 91,216
Posted By KS6392
Thanks for finding this, I've been looking for...

Thanks for finding this, I've been looking for any reference to calculator rules and I could not find anything. I've never heard the 2 calculator rule before, not sure where others got that.
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-14-2020, 10:11 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 13,747
Posted By KS6392
No career is going to be for everyone, this one...

No career is going to be for everyone, this one included. For me, money is the main factor. I already make more than I ever expected to.

Money is not as important to everyone, but I do suspect...
Forum: Careers - Employment 02-14-2020, 09:10 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 13,747
Posted By KS6392
When I found out about actuarial in college the...

When I found out about actuarial in college the math department head said the exams were super hard and almost no one could pass them. But to me that sounded appealing. Who knew there was a career...
Forum: Exam 9 - Financial Risk & Rate of Return 02-13-2020, 11:20 AM
Replies: 822
Views: 91,216
Posted By KS6392
:iatp: Just finished reading through CC today. No...

:iatp: Just finished reading through CC today. No problems yet. Feel very behind.
Forum: Sports 02-12-2020, 03:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 713
Posted By KS6392
Way too many times last year.

Way too many times last year.
Forum: Sports 02-05-2020, 11:23 AM
Replies: 633
Views: 27,917
Posted By KS6392
Nice narrative, but 8 of last 10 SB losers still...

Nice narrative, but 8 of last 10 SB losers still made the playoffs the next year.

Season SB loser Made next playoff
2009-2010 IND yes
2010-2011 PIT yes
2011-2012 NEP yes
2012-2013 SFO yes...
Forum: Sports 02-05-2020, 10:12 AM
Replies: 633
Views: 27,917
Posted By KS6392
Ravens have to be the frontrunners, they'll...

Ravens have to be the frontrunners, they'll basically have the same team. I do think Lamar is forced to pass a bit more in 2020, but he's electric when he runs. 11-5.

Steelers should probably be...
Forum: Sports 02-05-2020, 09:11 AM
Replies: 633
Views: 27,917
Posted By KS6392
That feels like a very bold take. I don't see how...

That feels like a very bold take. I don't see how the Lions (regardless of their draft pick) do better than all of the Packers, 49ers, Rams, and Eagles.


So same as this year but Browns instead...
Forum: Sports 01-31-2020, 12:07 PM
Replies: 2,576
Views: 175,594
Posted By KS6392
It would be interesting to see Brady coached by a...

It would be interesting to see Brady coached by a man he threw 8 TD's to, and is only 2 years older than Brady.
Forum: Sports 01-30-2020, 10:55 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,047
Posted By KS6392
KC has played 7 games since their week 12 bye (5...

KC has played 7 games since their week 12 bye (5 regular season, 2 playoff). In those 7 games their opponent scored (in increasing order): 3, 3, 9, 16, 21, 24, 31*. For an average of 15.3 PPG. Sure,...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 01-28-2020, 02:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 562
Posted By KS6392
Right, there's no end. I haven't seen this before...

Right, there's no end. I haven't seen this before so I looked it up. Fun fact is that no number besides 1, 2, or 3 ever show up.
Forum: Sports 01-28-2020, 01:04 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,331
Posted By KS6392
$20 ARod shown on screen at halftime 3/1 ...

$20 ARod shown on screen at halftime 3/1

This seems like free money AO bucks.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 01-27-2020, 06:50 PM
Replies: 1,751
Views: 142,726
Posted By KS6392
Iím no expert with VBA, so someone else can jump...

Iím no expert with VBA, so someone else can jump in with better details if Iím wrong. But when I record a macro it gives me the option to save to ďPERSONALĒ (.xlsb?). Then itís available for all...
Forum: Software & Technology 01-27-2020, 04:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 560
Posted By KS6392
You're right you could. But unless I'm...

You're right you could. But unless I'm overlooking something, I think you'd need a calculated field for each column (A_amount, B_amount, etc.). Seems like a terrible way to do anything but if he's...
Forum: Sports 01-27-2020, 03:48 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,928
Posted By KS6392
Well, there goes my perfect bracket. LA moving on...

Well, there goes my perfect bracket. LA moving on from Rivers.
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