actuary

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  • noun

Synonyms for actuary

someone versed in the collection and interpretation of numerical data (especially someone who uses statistics to calculate insurance premiums)

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That way, reckoned the number-crunchers at the Faculty and Institute of Actuarians who dreamed it up, nobody should suffer even if a company went to the wall.
Actuarians (once described as people who find accountancy too exciting) are sober-suited number crunchers who calculate insurance risks and payments.