In today’s complex and uncertain world actuaries are spending less and less time focused on the tasks they were hired to do. So, how did we get here and how do we fix it?
Stepping Forward: Examining the Pros and Cons of Modelling Platform Migration
Modelling platform migration is a process that provides significant benefits to the business and allows you to realise the full potential of your modelling capability. It’s not so much about new features, but more about cost savings, risk mitigation, innovation and faster delivery.
An Interview with Stephen Curle
We sat down with Software Alliance’s founder Stephen Curle to learn about the company’s highs and lows in the early days, and his thoughts on the future of financial modelling.
Ingenuity or Ignorance – The Redundant Features of Excel in the Real World
Are actuaries and other “power users” of Excel using their ingenuity to solve solutions with a relatively limited set of functions… or are they ignorant of other functions that may be better suited to the particular use case?
Everything You Need to Know About the Latest Release – Mo.net v7.5
Released in September 2021, the latest version of the platform includes a wealth of new features & functionality designed to meet the requirements of traditional insurers and start-ups. Whether you’re a new user or upgrading from an earlier version, here are some of the key enhancements you’ll find in Mo.net v7.5…
Case Study: Flexible Redress Modelling – Power BI vs Mo.net
This case study explores how Mo.net can be used more flexibly than initially imagined. Although Power BI seemed to be the correct solution for this redress project, Mo.net proved to be a far more efficient solution.
The Problematic Convenience of Spreadsheets
Spreadsheets are a much-loved tool within the actuarial community. A recent survey conducted by the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries found that 98% of respondents use Microsoft Excel to perform various day-to-day tasks. But how useful are they?