Articles on Actuary


A Day In The Life On The Second Best Job In The World

I thought I'd give you a taste of the actuarial sciences by bringing you a day in the life of a financial services actuary (in her own words) who works for a large hedge fund.

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A Day In The Life Of An Actuary

We take a look at the typical workday of three actuaries who work for different types of companies and who are at different stages in their careers.

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Careers: Why Become An Actuary?

A generous salary is obviously significant for many and a qualified actuary may be well rewarded – with many experienced actuaries picking up annual salaries which run into six figures.

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A Working Life: The Actuary

The numbers Robin Houghton crunches really are deadly serious. But, he tells Jill Insley, his efforts often result in a much-improved income for clients.

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What Is Working As An Actuary Really Like?

We asked actuaries to describe a typical day on the job. Here is what they had to say...

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