Academy News

Read the latest issue of This Week—the Academy's end-of-week digital newsletter, compiling a week's worth of news, updates, and media coverage in one convenient, easy-to-use publication. (October 05, 2012)

Join members of the Rate Review Practice Note Work Group on Oct. 12 to learn more about the review and disclosure requirements of “unreasonable” rate increases under the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Presenters will provide an overview of the final practice note and answer questions. (October 01, 2012)

The non-partisan American Academy of Actuaries encourages President Barack Obama and Gov. Mitt Romney to specify in Wednesday’s debate how they will address the financial risks to Social Security and Medicare. (October 01, 2012)

Read about the Academy’s recent activities in the latest edition of the Actuarial Update. (September 28, 2012)

Read the latest issue of This Week—the Academy's end-of-week digital newsletter, compiling a week's worth of news, updates, and media coverage in one convenient, easy-to-use publication. (September 28, 2012)

Read about recent health care reform activities in the latest edition of HealthCheck. (September 26, 2012)

The agenda for this Nov. 7–8 seminar includes new breakout sessions and hands-on workshops led by experienced faculty members who will guide you through the requirements and recent changes to those requirements for writing P/C loss reserve opinions for year-end 2012. (September 24, 2012)

Presenters will provide a status report on the FASB and IASB insurance contracts project. There also will be a discussion of IASB’s work on Phase 2 of the project, the resulting significant changes to the International Financial Reporting Standard (IFRS) on insurance contracts, and the potential changes to U.S. GAAP that are being considered by FASB. Stay tuned for more information! (September 21, 2012)

Read the latest issue of This Week—the Academy's end-of-week digital newsletter, compiling a week's worth of news, updates, and media coverage in one convenient, easy-to-use publication. (September 21, 2012)

Speakers give an overview of Precept 13 and discuss how to consider applying it in a self-regulating profession. Several case studies are also included. (September 18, 2012)

The Academy released a decision brief highlighting some of the issues that federal and state policymakers and regulators should consider when making their Medicaid expansion decisions. Read the Academy news release. (September 14, 2012)

Read about issues that affect pension actuaries and the Academy’s work to advance sound pension policy in the latest edition. (September 14, 2012)

Read the latest issue of This Week—the Academy's end-of-week digital newsletter, compiling a week's worth of news, updates, and media coverage in one convenient, easy-to-use publication. (September 14, 2012)

Panelists will present the actuarial perspective on the 2012 Social Security Trustees Report and the assumptions used in determining Social Security projections. Social Security Administration Chief Actuary Steve Goss will be on hand to provide additional comments and answer questions. (September 13, 2012)

The Foundation has been nominated to receive up to $250,000 in grant money through the Chase Community Giving 2012 charity voting event.  The voting started yesterday and goes through September 19.  For more information, visit The Actuarial Foundation website. (September 07, 2012)