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Based upon all of your work, at what amount do you recommend we set our walk-away point?
Based upon all of your work, what are the key risk factors (i.e., the most important assumptions) in your assessment?
Management will use your report. As a result, it should well-organized and understandable. Your report must summarize
the data, methods and assumptions that you use in your analysis.
Reporting of sensitivity test results should be included in a
single summary table.
Do not repeatedly copy and paste the budget multiple times to show how the sensitivity tests affects
every line item, as it is not necessary to show this much detail.
If you have any ideas for managing the risks identified,
please include them in your report.
You should prepare two deliverables: a written memorandum and an enhanced spreadsheet. These are described below.
After you’ve completed your analysis to arrive at your answers or to address the issues presented above, please write a
memorandum reporting your results. Your memorandum, which you should create in Microsoft Word (or compatible word
processing program), could be organized as follows:
—This section of the memorandum summarizes in a single page the issues that we should be most
concerned about and provides background to the reader in a few sentences. For actuarial reports, the summary often
the data, its source and how it was modeled. It should clearly state your major conclusions. Good executive
recommended actions to address any outstanding issues and state any outstanding concerns in a