SynthETIC: Synthetic Experience Tracking Insurance Claims

Creation of an individual claims simulator which generates various features of non-life insurance claims. An initial set of test parameters, designed to mirror the experience of an Auto Liability portfolio, were set up and applied by default to generate a realistic test data set of individual claims (see vignette). The simulated data set then allows practitioners to back-test the validity of various reserving models and to prove and/or disprove certain actuarial assumptions made in claims modelling. The distributional assumptions used to generate this data set can be easily modified by users to match their experiences. Reference: Avanzi B, Taylor G, Wang M, Wong B (2020) "SynthETIC: an individual insurance claim simulator with feature control" <doi:10.48550/arXiv.2008.05693>.

Version: 1.1.0
Depends: R (≥ 2.10)
Imports: stats, ggplot2, magrittr, rlang, methods, dplyr
Suggests: knitr, rmarkdown, RColorBrewer, actuar
Published: 2024-01-27
DOI: 10.32614/CRAN.package.SynthETIC
Author: Benjamin Avanzi [aut], William Ho [aut], Greg Taylor [aut], Melantha Wang [aut, cre], Bernard Wong [aut]
Maintainer: Melantha Wang <wang.melantha at>
License: GPL-3
NeedsCompilation: no
Citation: SynthETIC citation info
Materials: NEWS
In views: ActuarialScience
CRAN checks: SynthETIC results


Reference manual: SynthETIC.pdf
Vignettes: The Inclusion of Claim Covariates in the Generation of SynthETIC Claims
Use of SynthETIC to Generate Individual Claims of Realistic Features


Package source: SynthETIC_1.1.0.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): SynthETIC_1.1.0.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): SynthETIC_1.1.0.tgz, r-release (x86_64): SynthETIC_1.1.0.tgz, r-oldrel (x86_64): SynthETIC_1.1.0.tgz
Old sources: SynthETIC archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse depends: SPLICE
Reverse suggests: ADLP


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