Financial and actuarial mathematics - FAM

18-20.09.2010, Sofia, Bulgaria

About FAM
Conference programme
Abstract submission
Important dates
About FAM
Conf. Programme
Abstr. submission Importatnt dates
Accommodation Contacts

FAM is an international conference which brings together accademics and professionals in theory and practice of Insurance and Finance. Conference owner is the Society for Financial and Actuarial Mathematics - FAM - an international society of scolars and practitioners in the field of Finance and Insurance.

FAM-2010 Programme

The programme is preliminary.
Some of the speekers have not confirmed their participation yet

17.09.2010: Arrival, accomodation.

18.09.2010: Conference sessions

10.00-11.15 - Registration of the participants
11.15-11.30 - Opening
11.30-11.45 M. Temelkova - Mutual Funds BULGARIA
11.45-12.00 - A. Atanasova, T. Ignatov - Poverty in Bulgaria: Gini index and Lorenz curve - BULGARIA
12.00-14.00 - Lunch break
14.00-14.15 Z. Pourzamani, H. Nikoomaram - Applying Variable Deletion Strategies in Bankruptcy Studies to Capture Common Information and Increase Their Reality - IRAN
14.15-14.30 A. Jahanshad, Z. Pourzamani - Compare the predictive ability of financial Bankruptcy models improved with macroeconomic and financial variables - IRAN
14.30-14.45 R. K. Sinha - Qualitative data: an actuarial thought - INDIA
14.45-15.00 - P. Stoynov - Negative binomial distributions and applications - BULGARIA
15.00-15.15 D. Zlatinov - Construction and application of Stock exchange Indices - BULGARIA
15.15-15.30 - L. Minkova, P. Stoynov - Mixed Polya-Aeppli distributions and applications - BULGARIA
15.30-15.45 - N. Katsarski - New dimensions in development of insurance sector - BULGARIA
15.45-16.00 - P. Stoimirov - Life annuities - BULGARIA
16.00-16.30 - Coffee break
16.30-16.45 B. Sudhakaran - Relevance of Basel 2 and Sarbanes-Oxley compliance during crisis time NETHERLANDS
16.45-17.00 P. Stoynov - The new currencies in Europe - BULGARIA
17.0017.15 - P. Stoynov - Negative binomial Levy processes and applications - BULGARIA
17.1517.30 - P. Saeidi, S. Seyyedrezaie - The Investigation of the Influence of Internal Factors on the Companies` Stock Price Fluctuations - IRAN
17.30-17.45 - A. Sarani, Z. Nejad, M. Shekhnazari, R. Niknia - The management of useless solid materials of cities and variables related in Golestan province - IRAN
17.45-18.00 - A. Sarani - The presentation of applied model to optimize the Space using linear Programming - IRAN
18.00-20.30 - Free time
20.30-24.00 - Welcome party

19.09.2010: Ecscursion

20.09.2010: Departure

Registration should be made by 1 of September 2010 by sending e-mail to
The mail should contain the following data:
Name of the participant.
Date of arrival:
Day of departure:
Accomodation preferences: Dates for reservation; single, double room, studio or apartment.
Scanned document for registration fee payed. Registration fee is 70 EURO for regular participants and 30 EURO for students and should be paid by bank transfer to the following bank account:

UBB Sofia,
IBAN: BG55UBBS80024400063119
The fee includes: conference attendance, conference materials, coffee-breaks, welcome party, excursion.

Abstract should be sent by 1 of August 2010.
The topics covered are: Financial mathematics, Actuarial mathematics, Insurance, Finance.
You will be notified by e-mail if your abstract is approved for the conference. In this case, you must send a registration mail with information indicated in the above section.

Abstract submission deadline: 1 of August 2010.
Registration deadline: 1 of September 2010.
Conference start: 18 of September 2010.
Conference end: 20 of September 2010.

The participants will be accomodated at hotel METROPOLITAN, Sofia. Metropolitan Hotel Sofia is located at the eastern gate of Sofia City, on the main highway to E80, in the triangle of the roads to the city center, Sofia Airport and Business Park Sofia. The new 4-star hotel is closest accommodation & conference venue to Sofia Airport at only 3 minutes driving from the airport.
See the location of the hotel.

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About FAM
Conf. Programme
Abstr. submission Importatnt dates
Accommodation Contacts