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  • Insurers reiterate need for two-year IFRS 17 delay

    Added: Mon, 10/12/2018 - 14:20
    A group of 11 insurance associations has written to the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) reaffirming the need for a two-year delay to the introduction of IFRS 17.
  • Investors with $5trn in assets back 'just transition' to low-carbon economy

    Added: Fri, 07/12/2018 - 14:53
    Aviva, HSBC and Hermes are among a group of institutional investors with over $5trn (£3.9trn) in assets backing a 'just transition' for workers and communities when tackling climate change.
  • European bond markets yet to see MiFID II benefits

    Added: Fri, 07/12/2018 - 13:00
    The Markets in Financial Instruments Directive II (MiFID II) has failed to boost competition, investor protection, and transparency in European bond markets.
  • 80% of DB pension schemes to be cash flow negative within five years

    Added: Thu, 06/12/2018 - 13:57
    Defined benefit (DB) pension schemes in the UK are increasingly worried about liquidity, with four-fifths expecting to be cash flow negative within five years.
  • AI chatbots to save hospitals billions

    Added: Wed, 05/12/2018 - 14:20
    The number of patients happy to turn to artificial intelligence (AI) for their healthcare is set to explode over the next five years, saving hospitals billions of dollars in the process.
  • Majority of DB pension schemes in deficit, PPF warns

    Added: Tue, 04/12/2018 - 15:40
    Almost two-thirds of the UK's defined benefit (DB) pension schemes are running at a deficit, despite funding increasing to the highest levels recorded since 2014.
  • Pensions dashboard plans unveiled

    Added: Mon, 03/12/2018 - 13:12
    The UK government has today unveiled plans for a series of pension dashboards that would allow millions to keep track of their retirement savings easily online.
  • US insurers 'betraying the public' with continued support for coal

    Added: Mon, 03/12/2018 - 13:00
    None of the US' nine leading insurers have taken action to stop underwriting or investing in the coal industry, undermining their European peers in the process.
  • A visit to the London Mithraeum

    Added: Mon, 03/12/2018 - 09:30
    There are many antiquities in the City of London, and some particularly fine ancient relics were on display on 20 September, when the Worshipful Company of Actuaries visited the London Mithraeum, an ancient temple to the Roman god Mithras.
  • Ageing gracefully

    Added: Mon, 03/12/2018 - 09:30
    The 100-year life: fear or favour? This was the question Marjorie Ngwenya, the IFoA's immediate past president, posed to the audience at TANC's event on 18 October 2018.


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