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An Actuary at the ModelOff: An Interview with Philip Trick, part 3

This post (the final in a three-part series) was re-published with the consent of the author. Part 1 is available here and Part 2 can be found here.   I saw you were picked for the Redmond experience and got to talk with Excel developers. What advice did you give them in developing Excel? What …

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Perspective of the Question Design Team

Dan Mayoh is an international leader, lecturer and speaker in Financial Modeling. Dan is a leader of the ModelOff Question Design Team for the Financial Modeling World Championships 2013-2015. Dan is Managing Director of Fintega and currently ranked Top 5 in the 2015 international financial modeling rankings. Connect with Dan via email.   The ModelOff …

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An Actuary at the ModelOff: An Interview with Philip Trick, part 2

  by Mary Pat Campbell This post (the second in a three-part series) was re-published with the consent of the author. The original article is here.   One of the challenges I had with ModelOff was that the questions are geared more towards traditional Finance/MBA types, and actuarial work is different. What did you find …

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PRESS RELEASE: Hong Kong banker Alvin Woon breaks international Financial Modeling record

ModelOff is pleased to announce that Hong Kong’s Alvin Woon has achieved a perfect score in the first round of the 2015 ModelOff Financial Modeling World Championships. This is a first-ever for ModelOff – the world’s largest professional competition for Microsoft Excel, Financial Analysis, Investment Analysis and Financial Modeling. Woon – a Bank of America …

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An Actuary at the ModelOff: An Interview with Philip Trick, part 1

  by Mary Pat Campbell This post was re-published with the consent of the author. The original article is here. This Saturday, October 17, the ModelOff Financial Modeling World Championships kicks off its first round. I will be participating this year, and as part of my preparation, I interviewed Philip Trick, an actuary who was …

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A Day in the Life of a ModelOff Contestant: Getting Stronger

This excerpt from Tony Hill’s recount of his experience with ModelOff was originally published by our friends from Intralinks, read the full post here Every fall, sports fans near and far greet the arrival of our nation’s favorite game, a sensational spectacle of epic, gladiatorial proportions that blends strategy, speed, stamina, dexterity, emotion, and heart-pumping …

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