It’s been said that the greatest challenge posed by IFRS 17 is its data requirements. But is this really the case?
Andries Beukes asks: How do actuaries allow ourselves to be creative outside of our very narrow comfort zone?
Andries Beukes considers how implementing a Lean culture sets the scene for effective data governance, enabling organisations to achieve great results.
Andries Beukes and Pamela Hellig explain why a fair value loss component is improbable but not impossible under IFRS 17.
Why the fair value approach under IFRS 17 may not be suitable for loss- making business.
The programme of the 2017 MBE Christmas party included an actuarial-related raffle for a bottle of champagne, with all money raised going to a very worthy cause.
In the final instalment of my transformation failures series, I’m going to spare you the analogies and boil down years of involvement in a variety of transformation projects into some practical lessons my team and I have learnt from those that worked well.