Intriguing Details of PEO Industry’s Largest Public Firms

by Frank Huang | February 18, 2019 Because people have more interesting ways to spend their time than to pour over financial statements, I have taken it upon myself to do just that. Below are some interesting observations after looking at annual reports from the largest publicly-traded PEOs. Risk Factors Though rarely brimming with quantitative … Continue reading Intriguing Details of PEO Industry’s Largest Public Firms »

PEO Pricing: Strategic Pricing for Long-Term Profitability

by Frank Huang | February 15, 2019 One of the most common things a new client asks us to help with is to revamp their underwriting and pricing models. Obviously, the two go hand-in-hand, as underwriting and pricing decisions both utilize overlapping data sets like claims experience, experience mods, underlying exposures, etc. I originally wanted … Continue reading PEO Pricing: Strategic Pricing for Long-Term Profitability »

Merlinos Welcomes Cindy Jones

Merlinos & Associates is proud to announce the latest addition to our staff, Cindy Jones. Cindy is currently an actuarial science student at Georgia State University, scheduled to graduate with a B.S. in Actuarial Science in May of 2019. Welcome, Cindy!

Merlinos to Speak at IAIR 2019 Insurance Resolution Workshop

Merlinos consultants Rebecca Freitag and Tom Vasey will be speaking at the 2019 International Association of Insurance Receivers (IAIR) 2019 Insurance Resolution Workshop in New Orleans on February 14. Rebecca and Tom will discuss non-traditional roles for actuaries as they address complex issues encountered in liquidations, including reinsurance structures that conceal the true value of … Continue reading Merlinos to Speak at IAIR 2019 Insurance Resolution Workshop »

Merlinos Welcomes Brad LeBlond

Merlinos & Associates is proud to announce the latest addition to our staff, Brad LeBlond.  Brad is a Fellow of the Casualty Actuarial Society with 25 years of experience.  His career includes leadership positions at insurance carriers and reinsurers as well as key actuarial positions at international management consulting firms.  Welcome, Brad!