Living with uncertainty: predicting longevity trends

A. Byrne, D. Harrison

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Abstract

Dealing with longevity risk is a problem that confronts pension funds and insurance companies the world over. The search is on for ways to quantify and hedge a risk that refuses to conform to traditional financial engineering parameters.
LanguageEnglish
Pages3-3
Number of pages0
JournalFinancial Times
VolumeFebruary
Issue number14
Publication statusPublished - 14 Feb 2005

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Pension funds
Financial engineering
Hedge
Insurance companies
Uncertainty
Longevity risk

Keywords

  • pension and retirement plans
  • pension funds
  • insurance
  • accounting
  • investment banking
  • public policy
  • trends
  • company profits
  • defined benefit plans
  • UK

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Byrne, A., & Harrison, D. (2005). Living with uncertainty: predicting longevity trends. Financial Times, February(14), 3-3.
Byrne, A. ; Harrison, D. / Living with uncertainty: predicting longevity trends. In: Financial Times. 2005 ; Vol. February, No. 14. pp. 3-3.
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