Category Archives: Actuary

Information regarding work as an actuary, study and technical articles.

Financial regulations – past, current and future


Authors:  Servaas Houben Publisher, publication date: Good to Better, August 2021 Presentation on the past, current, and future developments in the insurance industry

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CAPAS – International pension and insurance developments


Authors:  Servaas Houben Publisher, publication date: CAPAS, May 2021

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Inflatiebestendige pensioenen: fata morgana of realistisch doel?


Authors: Servaas Houben en Ronald Ketellapper Pdf: PDFArticle Publisher, publication date: De Actuaris, 2020-10 —————————————————————————————————————————Vervolg op het artikel “Inflatiebestendige pensioenen: fata morgana of realistisch doel?” in de Actuaris van april 2020

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Stochastic Modelling of Covid-19


Authors: Kees van Heugten, Rob Smit and ServaasHouben Pdf: PDFArticle Publisher, publication date: De Actuaris, 2020-10 ————————————————————————————————————————— In this article Kees van Heugten, Rob Smit and Servaas Houben show the benefits of a stochastic model for Covid-19 infections in the Netherlands.

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Inflatiebestendige pensioenen: fata morgana of realistisch doel? – deel I


Authors: Servaas Houben en Ronald Ketellapper[1] Pdf: 44926-DA-27-4-art-Houben+Ketellapper Publisher, publication date: De Actuaris, 2020-04 —————————————————————————————————————————— Vrijwel alle DB-pensioenfondsen met een toegezegde pensioenregeling (DB-regeling) streven naar een waardevast of zelfs welvaartvast pensioen. Dat die ambitie al ruim een decennium verre van … Continue reading

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IFRS 17 risk adjustment en enterprise risk management (ERM)


Authors: Jasper Hoogenstraaten, Servaas Houben Pdf: 44375-DA-27-3-art.Houben+Hoogenstraaten Publisher, publication date: De Actuaris, 2020-02 —————————————————————————————————————————— Het IFRS 17 verslaggevingsraamwerk schrijft voor bij het waarderen van technische voorzieningen van verzekeraars rekening te houden met een ‘risk adjustment’. Deze opslag dient ter dekking … Continue reading

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ETHIEK – Wat te doen met het moreel kompas wanneer het magnetisch noorden ontbreekt?


Authors: Arie Slotje, Servaas Houben Slides: Ethiek_v1.1 Publisher, publication date: Actuarieel Podium, 2015-09 —————————————————————————————————————————— Presentation on ethics: What is ethics? What is the aim of ethics? How can the actuarial society and actuaries in general take into account ethics? What … Continue reading

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Maak het meetbaar


Authors: Servaas Houben Slides: Actuariaat dag 2014_v1.4 Publisher, publication date: Actuarieel Podium, 2014-09 —————————————————————————————————————————— Presentation on the developments of an actuarial career, the price of guarantees, and opportunities for the actuarial profession

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Rekenrente in de Dutch Caribbean – De rente is variabel


Authors: Servaas Houben Slides: Rekenrente in the Dutch Caribbean_v0.9 Publisher, publication date: Phenox, 2017-03 —————————————————————————————————————————— Presentation on yield curve/discount rate in the Dutch Caribbean: Effects of lower yields on liabilities Effects of yield volatility Option value in insurance products with … Continue reading

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Big Data vs Small Data David vs Goliath


Authors: Servaas Houben Slides: Big Data vs Small Data_v0.7 Publisher, publication date: VSAE, 2017-03 —————————————————————————————————————————— Presentation on the successes of big data, nudges, limitations and sentiments, and implementation in pensions and insurance

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