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P/C Actuarial Opinion Report Writing

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This webinar reviews the key considerations in writing an effective loss reserve opinion report, including a review of the actuary’s responsibilities, NAIC instructions, relevant actuarial standards of practice, and a discussion of how to clearly communicate and document the actuary’s work in each report chapter.
Event Date: 
February 01, 2019

Work Group Releases Updated VM-20 Practice Note

January 17, 2019
The Life Principle-Based Approach Practice Note Work Group released an updated version of the 2017 VM-20 Practice Note to reflect emerging practices and changes to the Valuation Manual since the version effective for 12/31/2018 valuations. 

HealthCheck, January 2019

January 16, 2019
The January HealthCheck covers the Medicaid Subcommittee’s comment letter to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services on a proposed rule that would make changes to Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program; legislative and regulatory updates, including to the Affordable Care Act; and save-the-date items for the Academy’s Life and Health Qualifications Seminar and Annual Meeting and Public Policy Forum, to be held in November.

COPLFR Releases Statements of Actuarial Opinion on P/C Loss Reserves (2018) Practice Note

January 16, 2019
The Committee on Property and Liability Financial Reporting (COPLFR) released the Statements of Actuarial Opinion on P/C Loss Reserves practice note.

Shawna Ackerman Becomes President of American Academy of Actuaries

Source : 
https://ar.casact.org/shawna-ackerman-becomes-president-of-american-academy-of-actuaries/
Date: 
January 7, 2019
Media Outlet: 
Actuarial Review

Income Planning Resolutions

Source : 
https://www.lifehealth.com/income-planning-resolutions/
Date: 
January 2, 2019
Media Outlet: 
Advisor Magazine

Ventura County pension system funded at highest level in 10 years

Source : 
https://www.vcstar.com/story/news/2018/12/28/ventura-county-pension-fund-retirees/2318432002/
Date: 
December 28, 2018
Media Outlet: 
Ventura County Star (Calif.)

Red flags raised on letting employees buy individual plans

Source : 
https://www.modernhealthcare.com/article/20181226/NEWS/181229961
Date: 
December 26, 2018
Media Outlet: 
Modern Healthcare

Someone Will Pay All Their 2019 Social Security Taxes Today, January 1

Source : 
https://www.forbes.com/sites/teresaghilarducci/2019/01/01/someone-will-pay-all-their-2019-social-security-taxes-today-january-1/#5dcdc66c11e7
Date: 
January 1, 2019
Media Outlet: 
Forbes