105.041 Risk and Ruin Theory
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2022W, UE, 2.0h, 3.0EC
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  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: UE Exercise
  • Format: Presence

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able tocalculate premium bounds, estimate ruin probabilities, apply coherent measures of risks to common loss distributions, invert numerically the Laplace transform of the ruin probability, compare concrete risks according to stochastic orders.

Subject of course

martingale theorie, compund Poisson Process, premium calculation principles ruin theorie, koherent measures of risk, stochastic orders

Teaching methods

Interactive discussion and spontaneous problem solving, possibly as a group, at the blackboard. Some optional computer exercises.


Mode of examination




Examination modalities

Frequent active participation for the problem solving sessions as described.


DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Thu - 25.01.2024writtenno application-Benotung zu Semesterende (2022W)

Group dates

Gruppe A (13-15 Uhr)Tue13:00 - 15:0011.10.2022 - 24.01.2023FH Hörsaal 4 105.041 Risk and Ruin Theory Gruppe A (13-15 Uhr)
Gruppe A (13-15 Uhr)Tue13:00 - 15:0020.12.2022 Zoom / siehe TUWELOnline via Zoom - siehe TUWEL-Kurs
Gruppe B (15-17 Uhr)Tue15:00 - 17:0011.10.2022 - 24.01.2023FH Hörsaal 4 105.041 Risk and Ruin Theory Gruppe B (15-17 Uhr)

Course registration

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Gruppe A (13-15 Uhr)31.08.2022 00:0018.10.2022 23:59
Gruppe B (15-17 Uhr)31.08.2022 00:0009.10.2022 23:59



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