Atchison is a subsidiary company of Comarton, offering Actuarial and Risk Advisory services to Pension Funds, Life Assurance Companies, Short Terms Insurance Companies, and other entities in Zimbabwe. Atchison provides Actuarial services to most of the Funds on our portfolio as well as other external entities.
Atchison is made up of two proficient and fully qualified Actuaries, with a deep and intimate understanding of the local and regional environment and trends. In addition, the firm employs a number of actuarial students who are at various stages of qualification.
Some of the services offered by Atchison are as follows:
- Statutory Defined Benefit Actuarial Valuations, Defined Contribution Annual Financial Reviews, final and interim interest declarations, pension increases and calculation of benefits.
- Scheme benefits design and costing, scheme wind ups, conversion from Defined Benefit to Defined Contribution.
- Setting up the Fund’s investment policy, developing investment benchmarks, monitoring performance, asset – liability modelling.
- Reserving, legislative compliance reviews, expense monitoring and management.
Atchison has recently been recently been awarded the tender to conduct an Actuarial investigation into the conversion of the Zimbabwe Government Fund from the present Pay – As – You – Go arrangement basis to a funded Pension Scheme. Read more about Atchison.