On the 30 October, a JLT EB team took part in the Risk First five-a-side football tournament. The team, led by James Melsa, beat PwC, Punter Southall, Xafinity, SEI and Risk First to take home the trophy.
It has been a busy month for the Actuaries Livery Company. I represented the Company at the Garden of Remembrance Service in the Churchyard of St Pauls Cathedral on 3 November a magnificent occasion marking the centenary of the start of the Great War.
Credit ratings firm Fitch has said it expects an increase in the number of mergers in the reinsurance sector, with firms likely to look at possible acquisitions in an attempt to deal with pressures in the market.
The IFoA opened an exemptions window on 3 November to allow those students who have relevant passes in the Fellowship exams to gain exemptions from modules on the Certified Actuarial Analyst (CAA) pathway.