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Learn the analysis methods needed to assess the financials of insurance companies

Professional Certificate in
Financial Analysis of Insurance Companies

What you will learn

  • Describe major industry trends and challenges.
  • Explain the insurance industry's regulatory environment.
  • Describe the operating cycle of an insurance company.
  • Compare and contrast statutory and U.S. GAAP accounting.
  • Describe the impairment tests for invested assets.
  • Differentiate between loss reserves, policy reserves, UPR, and IBNR reserves.
  • Identify the components of an insurer's capital and surplus.
  • Describe the nature and purpose of reinsurance.
  • Identify the key elements of risk transfer in a reinsurance agreement.
  • Conduct ratio analysis to assess an insurer's financial condition and results.
  • Explain the methodologies used by rating agencies.
  • Describe the key components of the NAIC's risk-based capital (RBC) formula.
  • Identify the warning signs of an insurer experiencing financial distress.
  • Predict how changes in key variables might affect an insurer's financial results.
  • Describe how insurance companies manage financial risk.
  • Describe the impact of international accounting (IFRS) on the insurance industry.
  • Refresh your knowledge of key insurance terms and concepts.
Expert instruction
3 skill-building courses
Progress at your own speed
2 months
1 - 2 hours per week
Discounted price: $495
Pre-discounted price: $550USD
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Courses in this program

  1. NYIF's Financial Analysis of Insurance Companies Professional Certificate

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from New York Institute of Finance (NYIF)

Jack Farmer
New York Institute of Finance

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Discounted price: $495
Pre-discounted price: $550USD
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