Upcoming Webinars from ACTEX eLearning

Our Fall 2017 webinar calendar is posted to our website and listed below. We're excited to present sessions on a variety of topics of interest to actuaries, including Microinsurance, Actuarial Leadership, Python, Data Science, R, Predictive Analytics, Retirement and Professionalism. Our webinars, e-courses and live seminars offer opportunities for actuaries to earn continuing education or … Continue reading Upcoming Webinars from ACTEX eLearning

Why ASA Candidates Should Complete the VEE Statistics Credit ASAP

Changes to the SOA requirements to obtain an ASA are coming in 2018.  For students who are not on track to obtain their Associate credential by June 2018, new components will be required. When students ask us what they can do to prepare for the changes, one recommendation is to consider completing your VEE credit in … Continue reading Why ASA Candidates Should Complete the VEE Statistics Credit ASAP

6 Things Actuarial Students Should be Doing This Summer

Access the Free Webinar. For most actuarial students today, their first actuarial job is the hardest one to get.  The number of students applying for entry-level actuarial job openings in the US and Canada is at or near an all-time high. In today’s entry-level job market, actuarial students must take a number of very important … Continue reading 6 Things Actuarial Students Should be Doing This Summer

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

We're excited to launch new bonus study materials included with ACTEX Preliminary Exam Study Manuals purchased through authorized retailers 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 exam and … 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

Actuaries Around the World: Sudan

This month we have the pleasure of interviewing Mohamed Omer, and Yassir Khalid, two actuaries from Sudan. Dr. Mohamed A. Omer, AFA, ACCA is an associate actuary, Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA) and a professional accountant. He has more than 25 years of experience in the life and medical insurance industry and teaching actuarial … Continue reading Actuaries Around the World: Sudan