2010 News

October 19, 2010

Category: Legal

Financial compensation - inconsistencies, absurdities and bad judgments

This paper was written for presentation at the 2010 national conference of the Australian Lawyers Alliance.It examines a range of components of economic compensation and highlights how they depart from sound valuation principles.

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October 11, 2010

Category: Modelling

Modelling and data services

We have updated the text on our Modelling and data services page. We discuss the range of statistical analysis, numerical modelling, financial projection and data services that we provide.

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August 23, 2010

Category: Miscellaneous

New staff

Cumpston Sarjeant would like to welcome our two new Actuarial Analysts, Eugene Wilson and Larah Vergeer.

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July 1, 2010

Category: Superannuation

295-390 Certificate calculator (2010 update)

We have revised our 295-390 Certificate calculator for 2010. It can be downloaded here.

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July 1, 2010

Category: Superannuation

295-390 Certificate price reduction

As of 1 July 2010, our costs for 295-390 certificates submitted using our Excel spreadsheet will decrease to $196 per certificate.

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April 14, 2010

Category: Legal

AMA Impairment calculator

Related to the recent decision of Nicholls v Corlett and Ors [2010] VSC 115 (12 April 2010), we have an Excel calculator that identifies the optimal ordering of individual impairment factors under AMA 4th edition tables. It may be downloaded here.

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February 15, 2010

Category: Legal

Services for lawyers

We have updated the text on our Legal page. We discuss: the actuarial advice we provide in personal injury matters; a range of services we offer not normally associated with the courts; and our forensic accounting services.

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February 3, 2010

Category: Legal

Ready Reckoner: Multipliers, deferral factors, life expectancies

We have prepared our tables of weekly multipliers, deferral factors and life expectancies in a convenient "Ready reckoner" format. A copy is available here, or contact us for a copy printed on coated paper stock.

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