Resources, reading and IFoA regulatory references
- IFoA regulatory homepage
- Standards and guidance: IFoA Actuaries Code and guidance
- Standards and guidance: IFoA APS x2 and guidance
- Non mandatory guidance: IFoA TAS 100 guidance
- How to make a complaint
- Information for members who are facing an allegation
- Professionals and the Disciplinary Scheme video
- Disciplinary Scheme Investigations video
- Disciplinary Scheme Adjudication and Tribunals video
- FRC UK Corporate Governance Code
- FRC Board Effectiveness Guidance (especially role of executives and non-executives)
- FCA Code of Conduct sourcebook (COCON) Annex 1 - guidance on NEDs
- FSB Guidance on Supervisory Interaction with Financial Institutions on Risk Culture (a framework for assessing positive risk culture)
- FSA Guidance Consultation – NED Conference: Delivering Fair Treatment for Consumers of Financial Services (Dec 2011)
- The Institute of Chartered Accountants for Scotland – Code of Ethics
- The Institute of Chartered Accountants for England and Wales – Code of Ethics
- The Institute of Chartered Accountants for England and Wales – Corporate Guidance NEDs
- The Institute of Chartered Accountants for England and Wales – Chartered Accountants as NEDs
- Changing the Chemistry is a registered charity aiming to increase diversity on Boards.
- Financial Times Non-Executive Directors Club runs workshops, networking events and courses for NEDs across the UK and Asia.
- ICAEW Corporate Governance Community provides information, training and online resources for members and non-members.
- ICSA: The Governance Institute
- Institute of Directors is a membership organisation founded by Royal Charter to support and represent directors, and set standards in business.
- Ned on Board is a professional organisation for non-executive directors
- Non Executive Directors Association provides education, training and advisory services for NEDs
- NonExecutiveDirectors.com provides recruitment and networking for Board members, chairs and NEDs
- Nedexchange.co.uk is a recruitment network for NEDs.
- PWC NED Community runs a FTSE350 NED programme of briefings, workshops and events.
- The Governance Institute (ICSA) trains, represents and provides information for governance professionals across sectors.
- The NED Form is a support network for NEDs working in regulated businesses in the finance sector; this group is Channel Islands based, with some London events.
- The NED provides resources for non-executive fund directors; this body also publishes a monthly journal.
- Women’s Leadership Network is a membership based group focusing on gender equality and other under-represented groups in the management and governance sector.
- Women on Boards UK is a network for women seeking Board appointments; provides resources and scheduled events.
- Worshipful Company of Insurers provides an information bank for UK Insurance NEDs.
Regulation Team (Ref: NED Guidance), The Institute and Faculty of Actuaries, Level 2, Exchange Crescent, 7 Conference Square, Edinburgh, EH3 8RA
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Wicked Problems, Clumsy Solutions and Leading Change
Dr Catherine Donnelly will present the basics of the structures for pooling longevity risks and summarise recent research results in this area in addition to outlinging future research around this topic. This is work under a research programme funded by the IFoA's Actuarial Research Centre, called 'Minimizing longevity and investment risk while optimising future pension plans'.
Climate-Related Risk - This free to view webinar on Climate-Related Risk is the first in a series focusing on some of the ‘Hotspots’ identified in the JFAR Risk Perspective bringing the Risk Perspective to life with practical illustrations and insights from subject experts from the IFoA and other Regulators
Recent decades have seen institutions, such as employers and financial services, give people more choice and flexibility, but these freedoms have come with more responsibilities. Individuals are now responsible for managing more of their own financial risks, from ensuring they put enough money into their pension to securing affordable protection to be financially resilient.
Join us for this brand new IFoA webinar weries comprising of a fortnight of webinars, panel sessions and a hackathon, that showcase the range of ways in which the actuarial profession has added value, in the public interest, to the understanding and management of the current and future pandemics through insight and learning.
This event is now temporarily closed on Monday 26 April, but the session will be repeated on Tuesday 27 April, 09.00-10.30. Please click here to register your place.
Actuaries have a lot to offer biodiversity management over the next decade as the world develops more depth to its response to this global challenge. This sessional offers an opportunity to learn about this emergent risk, to contribute to our thinking as a profession and help us develop the next steps forward.
IFoA Immediate Past President John Taylor would like to invite you to the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries’ (IFoA) virtual Europe Town Hall, hosted by John Taylor with IFoA Council Members Alan Rae, Jennifer Hartley, Maribel Vasquez Flores and IFoA Chief Executive, Stephen Mann.
Mis-estimation risk is a key element of demographic risk, and past work has focused on mis-estimation risk on a run-off basis. However, this does not meet the requirements of regulatory regimes like Solvency II, which demands that capital requirements are set through the prism of a finite horizon like one year. This paper presents a value-at-risk approach to mis-estimation risk suitable for Solvency II work
This year's Finance and Investment Virtual Conference takes on the timely theme of ‘resilience’, something we have all learnt a lot more about in the last year! Our diverse range of talks will explore the theme of resilience in a variety of ways including in building robust investment portfolios, in the incorporation of ESG factors, in govern
This talk will explore the potential benefits that wearable tech can bring to health & protection insurers and their customers. The traditional approach of integrating wearables into insurance has largely focused on measuring steps and using rewards-based incentive programs to encourage more activity.
Join us for this talk with Professor Sir Adrian Smith as part of the 'Dr Patrick Poon Presidential Speaker Series'. Professor Smith joined The Alan Turing Institute as Institute Director and Chief Executive in September 2018. In November 2020, he became President of the Royal Society, in addition to his leadership of the Turing. He is also a member of the government's AI Council, which helps boost AI growth in the UK and promote its adoption and ethical use in businesses and organisations across the country. He received a knighthood in the 2011 New Year Honours list.
We continue to live in a world of global uncertainty. Survival depends on our ability to simultaneously navigate through the diverse root-causes, ranging from: the consequences of Climate Change; on-going financial consequences of the COVID pandemic; or self-imposed changes in regulatory requirements and accounting standards.
Welcome to the programme for our 2nd Virtual Pensions Conference. This year's conference features 11 webinars offering members and non-members the opportunity to get up to date content from leading experts in the pension industry. There will also be opportunity to ask questions and contribute to the discussion.