StudyPlus+ Digital Bonus Materials Now Included with Preliminary Exam Study Manuals

We're excited to launch new bonus study materials now included with ACTEX Preliminary Exam Study Manuals purchased through authorized retailers purchased after June 1, 2017. Your new ACTEX P, FM, MFE, MLC, C or S Manual includes a unique key code to access online bonus materials, which include Virtual eFlashcards, a digital formula sheet, actuarial … Continue reading StudyPlus+ Digital Bonus Materials Now Included with Preliminary Exam Study Manuals

2018 SOA & CAS Curriculum Changes; New Exams

Changes to the SOA and CAS Curricula are coming in 2018. For students who are not on track to obtain an Associate credential by June 2018, new components will be required to obtain an ASA or ACAS. We’re here to help. As we look ahead to 2018 and beyond, the ACTEX team is already working closely … Continue reading 2018 SOA & CAS Curriculum Changes; New Exams

Exam FM: New Sample Exam Questions & Study Note Updates Available

Updated May 22, 2017 New sample exam questions and some minor study note updates are now available for the June 2017 and later administrations of SOA Exam FM (Financial Mathematics). New sample questions, some of which are on topics new to this exam, have been added to the sample exam questions and solutions documents and … Continue reading Exam FM: New Sample Exam Questions & Study Note Updates Available

Learn More, Study Less: New ACTEX Book Offers Actuarial Exam Prep Tips from the World’s Youngest Actuary

Learn how to pass your exams while studying less with strategies from the world’s youngest actuary. That's the premise of the newest book in the ACTEX Learning catalog, Actuarial Exam Tactics: Learn More, Study Less, now available for pre-order on our website. This book presents the study strategies that helped Roy Ju become the world’s youngest … Continue reading Learn More, Study Less: New ACTEX Book Offers Actuarial Exam Prep Tips from the World’s Youngest Actuary

New Remote Proctoring Option for ACTEX VEE Course Exams

The ACTEX Learning team is excited to announce that we now offer students the option to use a remote proctoring service, ProctorU, for their VEE Course Exams. Our eLearning Lead, Alan Elman, has been working hard to roll out the ProctorU initiative and believes our students will reap the benefits. "Many of our international students don't want to approach … Continue reading New Remote Proctoring Option for ACTEX VEE Course Exams

SOA Exam FM Syllabus Changes

Beginning with the June 2017 sitting Exam FM (Financial Mathematics) there are significant changes in the syllabus (learning objectives and recommended readings). According to the SOA, these changes will return Exam FM to its former coverage of theory of interest topics. With the exception of interest rate swaps, all derivatives material will be moved to Exam MFE. One … Continue reading SOA Exam FM Syllabus Changes

SOA Exam MFE Syllabus Changes

Beginning with the July 2017 sitting of SOA Exam MFE (Models for Financial Economics) there are significant changes in the MFE syllabus (learning objectives and recommended readings). According to the SOA, all derivatives material will be moved from Exam FM to Exam MFE, and some of the more mathematically sophisticated topics will be removed from MFE, in particularly … Continue reading SOA Exam MFE Syllabus Changes