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The Solvency II Practical Review Working Party was established early 2017 in order identify and evaluate the key practical implications of Solvency II.
Changes to the Regulations approved by Council are now being shared with members.
Voting has opened for the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA) Honorary Fellow Election 2017.
Following the sad news of Jeremy’s passing on 25 February, a memorial service to celebrate the life of our friend and Past President will be held on Thursday 4 May.
The service will be held at:
St Brides Church,
London, EC4Y 8AU
The celebration will commence at 2pm at St Brides, followed by a reception at:
The Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA), through its Actuarial Research Centre, is inviting research teams and organisations to submit proposals for a research project focusing on modelling pension funds under climate change.
Notice is hereby provided that the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries' Annual General Meeting 2017 will be held on 28 June 2017 at 16.30 at Staple Inn Hall.
All CT, CA1, ST and SA exams now have 15 minutes reading time at the start, but there are some rules about what you can and can’t use this time for.
Reading time aims to give you a chance to read the exam paper in full, to plan the order in which you will approach the questions, and to consider how to structure your answers.
The rules are given below, and took effect from the September 2016 session. These apply to all subjects.
During your exam there are certain things that you can do to help the markers, so that they can mark your script accurately.
I became a Fellow of the IFoA in 2011. Before that, I spent 10 years studying for the IFoA and CAA actuarial exams, and gaining industry experience.
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Added: Thu, 08/03/2018 - 09:00Rewind to 2007, when a couple of professors at Cass Business School spotted that the actuarial alumni group was growing rapidly but that there wasn't an easy way for people to stay in touch. And so The Actuarial Network at Cass (TANC) was born a dynamic community of alumni who share more than just a qualification.
Added: Thu, 08/03/2018 - 09:00The IFoA is organising the first ever Chartered Enterprise Risk Actuary (CERA) seminar outside the UK on 9 March 2018. This pilot will take place in Singapore and is aimed at members based in South-East Asia.
Added: Thu, 08/03/2018 - 09:00Following a successful pilot of QAS in Hong Kong, Malaysia and Singapore in 2017, the IFoA's QAS is expanding its accreditation scheme globally.
Added: Thu, 08/03/2018 - 09:00The World Economic Forum's 2017 Global Gender Gap Report tells us that gender parity is over 200 years away.
Added: Thu, 08/03/2018 - 09:00As part of our suite of of careers material for those considering becoming an actuarial professional we release directories of employers for those looking for graduate and school entry-level positions.
Added: Thu, 08/03/2018 - 09:00How have you implemented the revised Technical Actuarial Standards (TASs), effective from 1 July 2017? Come and hear how others have tackled the task and share your own experiences.
Added: Thu, 08/03/2018 - 09:00The IFoA's Membership Committee is delighted to report a 98% compliance rate for Fellow and Associate members in continuing professional development (CPD) category 2, for the 2016/2017 CPD reporting year.
Added: Wed, 07/03/2018 - 11:08The number of UK adults that switched their car insurance provider increased from 22% in 2016 to 27% last year, according to new research from GoCompare.
Added: Tue, 06/03/2018 - 12:38Customer satisfaction with insurance companies in the UK is lower now than at the beginning of last year, with the industry continuing to fall short in the way it handles complaints.