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Living with uncertainty: predicting longevity trends

Byrne, A. and Harrison, D. (2005) Living with uncertainty: predicting longevity trends. Financial Times, February (14). p. 3. ISSN 0307-1766

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Abstract

Dealing with longevity risk is a problem that confronts pension funds and insurance companies the world over. The search is on for ways to quantify and hedge a risk that refuses to conform to traditional financial engineering parameters.