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Resources for Subject CM1: Actuarial Mathematics

These books are optional or suggested additional reading for IFoA exam subject CM1 that may complement IFoA Core Reading and tuition provider material for this exam subject.

Title links lead to book details on the IFoA Library catalogue. From here members, students and exam-registered non-members can 'Request' the book from the IFoA Library Service, subject to availability.

Note: We regret that we are unable to lend printed library books during current coronavirus pandemic controls, and direct students to follow 'Access eBook' links for some titles available for after IFoA member login, or to non-members registered for this exam, upon application to libraries@actuaries.org.uk

These books are optional suggested reading to support study for the CM1 exam; as they were suggested reading for former CT1 and CT5 exams.

Non-members can request to borrow these books, subject to availability, after they have registered for the next scheduled CM1 exam. Please contact libraries@actuaries.org.uk confirming your exam date and IFoA registration number. CM1 Core Reading is the key study reference for this exam and is available from the IFoA shop, while students may also work with course materials for this exam from the Actuarial Education Company.

Additionally, non-members can apply to the Library Service for temporary access to the titles above where some are available as ebooks, access will be effective until the day after the next scheduled IFoA CM1 examination date.

Contact Details

For any library enquiries please contact:

libraries@actuaries.org.uk

We try to respond to email queries within one working day. Researcher access to historical resources may require notice in advance of visit in order to retrieve items from storage.

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  • The Growth Mindset for Actuaries

    13 October 2021 - 8 December 2021

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    This practical course is aimed at actuaries at any stage of their career who want to develop their own growth mindset and apply it to their work setting and personal or professional lifelong learning. The content of the course builds on the lecture given by Dr Helen Wright on Growth Mindset as part of the President’s 2021 Lecture series, and will be delivered over a period of 2 months, from mid-October to early December.

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    In this webinar, we will discuss how cause-of-death data from the Office for National Statistics can help us to understand how inequalities arise at the all-cause level. The key to understanding mortality inequality is to think about the chain that connects risk factors, relative risks, and cause-of-death mortality through to all-cause mortality.

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    The importance of biodiversity for finance, business and policy is being increasingly recognised. While many studies highlight the overall economic impact that biodiversity loss could have, it is much more difficult to quantify and understand the particular impact that is may have on individual businesses or communities. The management and measurement of these risks is a field where actuaries are well placed to contribute.

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    The climate crisis and the degradation of our planet will affect societies everywhere. How we address these threats will require solutions that transcend borders. As a global profession, the actuarial community is well-placed to consider and propose effective risk management solutions to help manage the climate crisis.

  • GIRO 2021 Webinar Series

    Online
    8 November 2021 - 19 November 2021
    Spaces available

    Join leading experts to discuss key issues, emerging ideas and new research across the general insurance sector.

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    Content will be aimed at all actuaries looking to understand the issues surrounding mental health in insurance and in particular those looking to ensure products and processes widen access for, and are most useful to, those experiencing periods of poor mental health.