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The Resource and Environment (R and E) Research Sub-committee plays a vital role in developing the profession’s R and E expertise
The General Insurance (GI) Education and Continuing Professional Development Sub-committee (ECPD) plays an important role in ensuring the education of GI actuaries is kept as up to date and relevant as possible.
The CMI Assurances Committee has issued Working Paper 92: Proposed "08" Series term mortality tables which covers proposed graduations of the 2007-2010 term mortality data.
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The Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA) has awarded the Quality Assurance Scheme (QAS) accreditation to the Government Actuary's Department (GAD) after its successful application for inclusion in the flagship scheme. The GAD is the first public sector organisation to receive QAS accreditation.
We have released new online content specifically designed to give you some tools to make good, reasoned ethical decisions when faced with challenges in your daily personal and/or professional life. The 2016/2017 content covers a broad range of issues.
Look out for new Professional Skills video case studies and online content which will be accessible via the website from October. These materials have been developed for the current CPD year and are designed to help members meet the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries' (IFoA’s) Stage 3 Professional Skills Training (PST) for Experienced Members. Details of scheduled face-to-face PST events will be published shortly
Members are invited to nominate eligible individuals for Honorary Fellowship of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA), and the award of Gold and Finlaison Medals. Nominations received by 9 December will be considered for the 2017 elections.
The Modelling, Analytics and Insights from Data (MAID) working party was set up earlier this year to understand the latest developments in the data science universe and what the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA) could do to support its members in this ever-evolving environment.
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Added: Fri, 21/10/2016 - 17:21Bill to strengthen existing schemes so master trusts meet higher operating criteria to keep pensioners' savings from risk.
Added: Fri, 21/10/2016 - 15:33Estimated insured losses for the US and Caribbean could rise to £8bn according to Risk Management Solutions (RMS).
Added: Fri, 21/10/2016 - 15:18The Institute of Faculties and Actuaries (IFoA) and the Society of Actuaries (SOA) join forces to establish CAA Global.
Added: Thu, 20/10/2016 - 15:22New policies must be adopted to avoid volatile food prices and declining food security, according to a Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) report.
Added: Thu, 20/10/2016 - 13:53Government decides that consumer protections for secondary annuities would undermine market development.
Added: Thu, 20/10/2016 - 01:01Almost one in five retired people who used property to finance their retirement felt they had had no choice in the matter.
Added: Thu, 20/10/2016 - 01:01DB schemes carry significant risk to members, are working ineffectively, and their benefits to the wider economy have reduced.
Added: Wed, 19/10/2016 - 16:07Investors are minimising their risk profiles due to uncertain global markets, with Brexit the biggest concern according to NN Investment Partners' (NNIP) Risk Rotation Index.
Added: Wed, 19/10/2016 - 01:01New figures from the International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation (ICMIF) confirm a continued strong financial performance in the global mutual and cooperative insurance industry.
Added: Wed, 19/10/2016 - 01:01The formal impact assessment, issued as the Savings (Government Contributions) Bill 2016-17 receives its second reading, showed that the government expects 200,000 people to save in a LISA in 2017-18 rising by 2020-21 to in excess of 800,000.