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Formally known as Salt Solutions, Coaching Actuaries is a professional services company that helps organizations improve performance through actuarial insight and custom technology solutions. With more than 19 years experience, we offer consulting and custom software development.

Dave Kester, FSA, MAAA Dave Kester, FSA, MAAA is the President and founder of Coaching Actuaries. Dave is passionate about using technology to solve actuarial problems. More about Dave

Tim Cardinal, FSA, MAAA, CERA, MBA Tim Cardinal, FSA, MAAA, CERA, MBA has over 20 years of experience in the life insurance industry, including multiple executive roles. Tim has several published articles and is a thought leader on PBA, FASB, captives, pricing, economic balance sheet, and pricing. More about Tim

Steve Stockman, ASA, MAAA Steve Stockman, ASA, MAAA, is an expert on reinsurance and leads our reinsurance audit services. Steve has been an actuary for over 25 years and has focused on reinsurance for the last 12 years. More about Steve

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Authored by Tim Cardinal, FSA, CERA, MAAA & Steve Stockman, ASA, MAAA. Follow along as they give you steps to construct a high-level implementation plan.

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Written by Steve Stockman, ASA, MAAA & Tim Cardinal, FSA, MAAA, CERA. Increase your awareness of the importance of many reinsurance treaty terms/provisions, identify common treaty structures, practices, and/or solutions in reinsurance treaty construction and negotiation and illustrate how treaty terms have evolved over time.


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