CIA (e)Bulletin/(e)Bulletin de l'ICA
February 2020
   
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D.W. Simpson & Company
   
In Focus

By Josephine Marks, FCIA
The Actuarial Standards Board sets out its past, present, and future agenda for pensions.

IFRS 17

By Trevor Howes, FCIA
A new Designated Group has developed a plan to review and revise Standards of Practice to reflect the different nature of valuations under IFRS 17 while continuing to reinforce the broader role of Appointed and Valuation Actuaries in Canada. This article is a shortened version of a technical article that was published on the IFRS 17 blog. 

 
Research Hub

An overview of research initiatives accomplished in the second half of 2019.

   
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Valani Global
   
Institute News

How a CIA donation to the IAA’s Actuaries Without Borders helped make a difference.

   
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RGA Canada
   
Events News

Canada’s future actuaries congregated in the Niagara Region for the ASNA 2020 Convention, Three Decades of ASNA, and we were there to bring you all the highlights.

 

Presented by the CIA, the Casualty Actuarial Society (CAS), and the Society of Actuaries (SOA), the 2020 Enterprise Risk Management Symposium offers invaluable opportunities to earn CPD while connecting with peers and ERM-field experts.

New Members

By Jing Lang, FCIA
Jing Lang, insurtech expert, talks about the great pride of being an actuary, the doubts, and the lessons learned during the 10 years leading up to her Fellowship designation.