Actuarial Update, October 2017

October 31, 2017
The October Actuarial Update covers outgoing President Bob Beuerlein’s overview of the Academy Board’s recent decisions and actions regarding para-actuaries, a position statement on lifetime income, and the Joint Discipline Council. Also in this issue, a preview of the upcoming Annual Meeting and Public Policy Forum, set for Nov. 14–15 in Washington; the Selection Committee announces appointments to the Actuarial Standards Board and Actuarial Board for Counseling and Discipline; a professionalism webinar on assumptions in actuarial practice; and the “Professionalism Counts” column covers “reliance and the ASOPS.”