Insurance & actuarial studies

    International Series on Actuarial Science

    By David C. M. Dickson

    Paperback Save £2.81 = £31.18

    This must-have manual provides solutions to all exercises in the authors' groundbreaking text, which is required reading for the SOA Exam MLC, and covers virtually the whole syllabus for the UK Subject CT5 exam. Over 200 solutions give insight as well as exam preparation. Companion spreadsheets are freely available online.

    Global Perspectives on Insurance Today: A Look at National Interest versus Globalization

    Paperback Save £7.54 = £17.46

    Many risks face the global insurance industry today, including the aging populations of developed countries, competition from other financial institutions, and both disparate and quickly changing regulatory demands, to name a few.

    Risk and Management of Current and Future Storm Surges

    Hardback Save £33.54 = £56.46

    A Korean study suggests that future global warming may not always lead to an increase in the number of intense cyclones or the magnitude of associated storm surges.Past and recent storm surges arising at the dune coast of France call for improved assessment and management of a growing flood risk...

    Handbook on Systemic Risk

    Hardback Save £12.54 = £87.46

    Takaful Investment Portfolios: A Study of the Composition of Takaful Funds in the Gcc and Malaysia

    By Abdulrahman Khalil Tolefat

    Hardback Save £21.54 = £38.46

    A study of the investment portfolios of takaful companies, their general investment patterns, and their future investments. It looks at shareholders as well as general and family funds to determine where these companies are investing today, and where they are likely to invest in the future.

    Risk Measures and Attitudes

    Paperback Save £11.94 = £24.05

    This book shows that unlike earlier approaches, modern theory incorporates more sophisticated analysis of risk measures and risk attitudes, which are intertwined in such settings as portfolio choice, mitigating credit risk and comparing risky alternatives.

    Multiple Decrement Models in Insurance: An Introduction Using R

    By Shailaja Rajendra Deshmukh

    Hardback £38.45

    This book uses R software, freely available from public domain, for computations of various monetary functions involved in insurance business. It includes numerous illustrative examples.

    Risk Modelling in General Insurance: From Principles to Practice

    By Roger J. Gray

    Hardback Save £15.54 = £29.46

    A wide range of topics give students a firm foundation in statistical and actuarial concepts and their applications.

    Understanding Procedural Coding: A Worktext with Premium Website Printed Access Card and Cengage Demo Printed Access Card.

    By Mary Jo Bowie

    Hardback Save £13.04 = £25.71

    Helps readers gain the accuracy and confidence needed in procedural coding. This book provides a comprehensive understanding of the latest CPT[registered]-4 diagnostic and procedural coding as well as the guidelines established by federal agencies, Medicare and the American Medical Association.

    Financial Enterprise Risk Management

    By Paul Sweeting

    Hardback Save £5.54 = £74.45

    Covers the full range of qualitative and quantitative techniques needed to manage risk in a financial organisation.

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