Special Aspects of Insurance Mathematics

Lecturer

Dr. Alexander Kling works at the Institut für Finanz- und Aktuarwissenschaften (ifa) and combines scientific work with practical life insurance expertise.

Amount

2/0 SWS (4 ECTS)

Seminar date

This seminar takes place as a block seminar. The attendance at all seminar dates is required.
The dates will be discussed with the participants at the beginning of the summer semester.

Further information

If you have any questions, please contact Hajo Zwiesler (hans-joachim.zwiesler(at)uni-ulm.de)

Registration

Interested students should contact Hajo Zwiesler (hans-joachim.zwiesler(at)uni-ulm.de) as soon as possible with the following information:

  • name
  • subject of study, number of semesters
  • current overview of grades
  • Which lectures have you already heard in Actuarial Science, Financial Mathematics and Finance (including the current semester)?

Content

The seminar will cover special aspects and innovative topics in life insurance. For this seminar, we will put a special focus on financial modelling of sustainable investments in the context of modern life insurance products.
Participants of the seminar will receive current research papers which will then be presented in the seminar.

Target Group

The seminar is suitable for Master students in Wirtschaftsmathematik, Wirtschaftswissenschaften or Finance. Previous knowledge in Personenversicherungsmathematik, Insurance Economics and Finanzmathematik 1 are helpful. 

Seminar Performance

Based on his/her performance, every participant will be credited with a grade.