20th ISSA International Conference of Social Security Actuaries, Statisticians and Investment Specialists – Virtual

28–31 March 2022 | Virtual

20th ISSA International Conference of Social Security Actuaries, Statisticians and Investment Specialists – Virtual

28–31 March 2022 | Virtual

Published:
15 December 2023
Type:
News
Topic:
Actuarial
Risk management
Investment
Continuity and resilience

The 21st ISSA International Conference of Social Security Actuaries, Statisticians and Investment Specialists (ACT 2023) addressed how to ensure sustainable and adequate social security in a world marked by increased risk and volatility.

Published:
6 December 2023
Type:
News
Topic:
Actuarial
ISSA institution

The International Social Security Association (ISSA) and the International Actuarial Association (IAA) have renewed their cooperation agreement in a ceremony during the 21st ISSA International Conference of Social Security Actuaries, Statisticians and Investment Specialists (ACT 2023).

Published:
15 September 2022
Type:
News
Topic:
Investment

The Technical Commission on Investment of Social Security Funds (TC INVEST) is working on a case study on one of the four priority topics of the ISSA for the 2020-2022 triennium, namely, “Meeting the evolving needs of an ageing population”. It has also brought focus on the impact of the green

Published:
7 September 2022
Type:
News
Topic:
Actuarial
Guideline:
Actuarial Work for Social Security

During the 2020–2022 triennium, the Technical Commission on Statistical, Actuarial and Financial Studies (TC ACT) has contributed to new and revised ISSA Guidelines, important events, and strengthening actuarial knowledge and tools linked to projects on long-term care and pensions.

Published:
7 April 2022
Type:
News
Topic:
Actuarial
Investment

The first virtual 20th ISSA International Conference of Social Security Actuaries, Statisticians and Investment Specialists (ACT 2022), attracted great interest from members of the International Social Security Association (ISSA) around the world.

Published:
17 March 2022
Type:
Opinion
Topic:
Actuarial
Guideline:
Actuarial Work for Social Security

Ehsan Rajabi Dehaghi shares his experiences from the ISSA e-learning course on Actuarial Work for Social Security, organized by the International Training Centre of the International Labour Organization (ITCILO) in 2021.

Cropped shot of a businesswoman using a digital tablet with graphs on it in a modern office
Published:
11 December 2020
Type:

Analysis

Region:
Africa
Topic:
Employment policies
Occupational accidents and diseases
Investment
Social policies & programmes

Originally aimed at safeguarding the value of financial assets and ensuring the financial viability and long-term sustainability of pension schemes, investing social security reserve funds has surged to become a core business process in social security administration. At the onset, investment decisions were informed essentially by the investors’ quest for capital and guided by the fundamental principles of safety, liquidity and yields with a predominant focus on financial instruments and/or financial markets (Cichon et al. 2004).

Published:
11 September 2019
Type:
News
Region:
Southern Cone of Americas
Topic:
Actuarial
Guideline:
Actuarial Work for Social Security

The ISSA Academy Workshop on Actuarial Work took place from 14 to 16 August 2019 at the Center for Studies of the Social Insurance Bank (BPS) of Uruguay. The workshop was based on the ISSA-ILO Guidelines on Actuarial Work for Social Security, which provide guidance to actuaries, trained social

Published:
20 March 2018
Type:
News
Topic:
Governance and administration
Investment
Financing

The ISSA has released the Social Security Reserve Fund Monitor 2016 report, produced in collaboration with CEM Benchmarking. As for previous editions, the report covers the performance of reserve funds from all four ISSA regions. Strengthening the acquired knowledge base developed from the former