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What does LDF stand for?

LDF stands for Loss Development Factor (insurance)

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In the past year, working with Towers Perrin's actuarial department, Waterman and his team developed a database of public entity loss costs, loss development factors and increased limits factors to compare client loss data to ISO.
During renewals the insurer will also use actuarial studies to look at incurred losses, paid losses and its loss reserves, and apply what's known as the loss development factor, or LDF, which corrects errors in estimating loss reserves and projects the additional expected costs for a group of claims.
An actuarial report on the remaining, improved data can project best-case/worst-case scenarios based on an examination of your pay-out curves and ultimate loss development factors as well as industry loss development factors.