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Machine Learning: “Pricing” the Way Forward

This presentation, given at the Technical Issues in General Insurance (TIGI) Conference in April 2019, explores Machine Learning in Insurance Pricing. While stochastic models such as GLM’s have shown promise, there are shortcomings to such models. For instance, these models …

Accounting Post-Employment Benefit Obligations under Ind AS 19

Adoption of Ind AS 19 has become mandatory, from 1 April 2016, for all companies having net-worth of INR 500 crores or more. The holding, subsidiary, joint-venture or associate companies (‘affiliates’) of such companies captured by this new requirement also …

Interesting Data Presentation: European Refugee Crisis

This is an interesting data presentation, showing an interactive map of migrant origin and destination countries. You can look at individual countries or group them as you like, zoom and pan the map, etc. The information itself gives a feel for a …