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Carmela Tedesco


Recent Posts

The Imminent Shortage of Underwriters: How to Plan for the Future

Jun 17, 2015 9:10:00 AM / by Carmela Tedesco posted in Underwriting, Industry News, Expert Articles

Reprinted with permission of ON THE RISK, Journal of the Academy of Life Underwriting 

Executive Summary 

The 2014 ALU Life Underwriter Census revealed some startling results about the imminent shortage of underwriters between 2014 and 2019 in US and Canada. As insurers and reinsurers, how are we planning today to replenish the talent pool? This article explores options and ideas to keep the underwriting talent pipeline full and ready for deployment.


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[Whitepaper] Life Underwriting Compensation Insight

Mar 30, 2015 3:45:48 PM / by Carmela Tedesco posted in Underwriting, Whitepapers and Research, Life Insurance

In the fourth quarter of 2014...

LOGiQ3 conducted a benchmarking survey with a select number of Life Insurance companies across Canada.

In analyzing the results, we were able to derive insight into the various compensation levels for Life Underwriters across Canada as well as across all levels of underwriting experience. By downloading your own copy, you will gain specific insight into: 

  • Years of experience associated with various levels of underwriting compensation
  • The corresponding approval limits to different underwriting levels
  • As well as the different levels of salary & compensation
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The Protective Value Study of the MIB Checking Service for Group Voluntary Life Insurance

Jun 27, 2014 2:24:00 PM / by Carmela Tedesco posted in Underwriting, Thought Leadership, Whitepapers and Research

Reprinted with permission of ON THE RISK, Journal of the Academy of Life Underwriting.

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