Underwriting and Reserving Cycles: Causes and Cures

Not long ago we heard that underwriting cycles were a thing of the past. Today we are again seeing cyclical patterns in loss ratios, price movement and prior years’ reserve changes. Our roundtable will look at the numbers and discuss some of the causes of cycles and how we, as actuaries, can measure and steer through them.

  • Date:Tuesday, September 14
  • Time:9:00 AM - 9:50 AM EDT
  • Session Type:Roundtable
  • Session Code:RT-11
  • Level of Knowledge:Level 1: No prior knowledge of the subject
  • Moderator:David Clark


David Clark
Munich Re America Services, Inc.