Latest IFoA news

Click to filter your search

From-to date picker.



Subscribe to news


Other actuary news

The source of the RSS feed
  • UK to be 'virtually cashless' within a decade

    Added: Wed, 19/02/2020 - 14:02
    The UK government should take steps to protect bank notes and coins to avoid the country becoming a cashless society within the next decade, experts have urged.
  • DC pensions failing to measure progress

    Added: Tue, 18/02/2020 - 14:05
    Defined contribution (DC) pension schemes in the UK are struggling to assess their effectiveness, with a worrying one in three failing to measure progress against objectives.
  • Insured losses from Storm Ciara could hit £1.5bn

    Added: Tue, 18/02/2020 - 11:07
    Insured property losses from Storm Ciara are likely to fall between £900m and £1.5bn, according to forecasts by catastrophe risk-modelling firm RMS.
  • TCFD support grows to over 1,000 organisations

    Added: Mon, 17/02/2020 - 14:26
    More than 1,000 organisations have now given their support to the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) amid growing regulatory and public pressure.
  • Insurance M&A deals hit four-year high

    Added: Mon, 17/02/2020 - 13:20
    The global insurance sector recorded more mergers and acquisitions (M&A) last year than at any point since 2015, research from law firm Clyde & Co has revealed.
  • Tesla could spark insurance overhaul

    Added: Fri, 14/02/2020 - 14:20
    Tesla's move into the commercial insurance market could spell the beginning of the end for some incumbent motor insurers if other carmakers follow its lead.
  • Financial services companies expect mass AI adoption

    Added: Tue, 11/02/2020 - 15:35
    Nearly two-thirds of executives at financial services companies expect to be mass adopters of artificial intelligence (AI) within two years, compared with less than a fifth today.
  • Global pension assets grow 15%

    Added: Tue, 11/02/2020 - 14:30
    Institutional pension fund assets in the world's 22 largest markets soared by 15% to $46.7trn (£36.1trn) last year, research by the Thinking Ahead Institute has found.
  • Property insurance policies exposing businesses to growing cyber risks

    Added: Tue, 11/02/2020 - 13:40
    A growing number of UK commercial property insurers are removing all elements of technologyrelated cover from their policies, exposing businesses to greater cyber risks.
  • Half of pension savers prioritise ESG over returns

    Added: Fri, 07/02/2020 - 14:55
    Almost half of UK pension savers believe environmental, social and governance (ESG) considerations are more important for their investments than returns, new research has uncovered.


Latest tweets