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Please note that the member lounge and library at the Holborn Gate office in London will be closed to visitors fom 12 noon to 15.00 on Wednesday 23 August.
Visitors are, however, welcome to use to use the library and lounge in the morning, and after 15.00 that day.
Our apologies for any inconvenience caused.
It is with great sadness that we announce the death in July of our Past President, John Martin, CBE BSc FIA ASA FSS FPMI, aged 88.
For Actuaries involved in Non-Life Insurance and Life Assurance
The Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA) has appointed Dr Iain Clacher (Leeds University Business School) to carry out a survey of current practice in the use of economic theory, both explicitly and implicitly, by firms which employ actuaries in the UK. A report summarising the findings will be published by the IFoA, under the sponsorship of the Research and Thought Leadership Committee, and disseminated online and at relevant events.
As the demand for actuarial exams has increased we have worked hard to improve the choice and capacity of our exam centres
When booking exam centres we take into account the demand for exam places, together with the resources available, with the aim of offering as many places as possible to meet that demand. We also set up new exam centres in locations where they were previously not available.
We continue to address the demand for exam places in an attempt to offer as many students as possible a convenient and local exam centre
The Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA) experienced the annual changing of the guard as Marjorie Ngwenya took over the role of President from Colin Wilson at the AGM on 28 June.
Marjorie is based in South Africa and becomes the first President to live and work outside the UK.
Fellows and Associates were recently asked by Council to vote on the election of new Honorary Fellows of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA).
If you are waiting for your final exam results you need to start preparing your work-based skills documents for their final sign-off
To help prevent any delays in qualifying you need to make sure that the documents you submit to us have been completed correctly.
We find some regular issues with students’ learning logs, so please take a moment to ensure that you avoid these. We can then finalise your qualification as quickly as possible for you.
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Added: Thu, 17/08/2017 - 12:40Over a quarter of the top 100 non-life insurers in the UK and Ireland have published quantitative reporting templates (QRTs) containing errors.
Added: Thu, 17/08/2017 - 10:45Just four in ten UK businesses operate with insurance in their first three years, with 74% of those without cover saying they are not big enough to need it.
Added: Wed, 16/08/2017 - 18:21The amount of UK workers aged 50 and over increased by 2% over the last year to 9.9 million, according to figures released today by the Office for National Statistics (ONS).
Added: Tue, 15/08/2017 - 12:51Consumer price inflation in the UK remained at 2.6% in July after an unexpected fall the previous month, according to figures released today by the Office for National Statistics (ONS).
Added: Mon, 14/08/2017 - 18:05A group of ex-industry leaders has urged the six biggest energy providers in the UK to focus on making smart services and local renewables mainstream if they are to continue to thrive in the future.
Added: Mon, 14/08/2017 - 14:35Approximately one-fifth of private sector firms in the UK believe the government's auto-enrolment pensions scheme is acting as a barrier to pay growth.
Added: Fri, 11/08/2017 - 15:56Some 57% of large firms worldwide are considering the implementation of blockchain technology, according to a study by Juniper Research.
Added: Fri, 11/08/2017 - 15:43The Pensions Regulator has today approved a proposal from Tata Steel UK (TSUK) to separate itself from the British Steel Pension Scheme (BSPS), to avoid the company becoming insolvent.
Added: Thu, 10/08/2017 - 18:32Actuarial Association of Sri Lanka initiated and hosted the 1st South Asian Actuarial Conference on 12th- 13th July 2017 in Colombo, Sri Lanka.
Added: Thu, 10/08/2017 - 14:40The collective household wealth of people in the UK reached an estimated £10.5trn last year, increasing by £892bn from the £9.6trn recorded in 2015, according to Lloyds Bank.