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Raretec 2018 Charity Christmas Draw

Thank you to all who participated in the 2018 Raretec Charity Christmas draw. We were delighted with the response and each person who responded increased our Simon Community donation by €1. We hope that you all have a lovely holiday season and a happy New Year. Well...

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Actuarial Students are ready for work.

At this time of year at Raretec we are preparing for our annual 2nd year actuarial placement programme.  Each year we visit the 2nd year actuarial students of the UCD and DCU Actuarial programmes. We have some students from UCC and plan to visit this year as well. ...

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Actuarial Contracting Seminar

Our first actuarial contracting seminar, which we held last night, was a great success. We provided both active contractors and actuaries who are new to the area with information regarding how to register a company, the current market for actuarial contractors and...

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General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)    From May 25th 2018, GDPR will be coming into effect across all EU member states. Over the past number of months we have been reviewing, updating and consolidating all of our data protection processes and policies, to ensure...

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Alternative Careers for Actuaries – Data Science

I started this year talking about the motivation to move roles, as well as the value of analysing what you want from your next move. Now it’s time to talk about expanding your skills or even changing career track. In my role, I work extensively with the actuarial...

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Actuarial Summer Internship 2018

The Raretec Actuarial Student Summer internship is now open.   We welcome enquiries from companies who may have suitable work for 2nd year actuarial students. These students are looking to gain practical experience of working in an office environment....

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Are you ready?

Many of us think of changing job, or even career, at this time of year.  The key to making a successful change is to make sure you have really thought things through properly.    Well, you managed to survive blue Monday (or blue week depending on what articles you...

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Guide to the 2017 Actuarial Study Scheme