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Charity Matching Challenge – the result!

Aug 6, 2020

A message from the Master: I want to thank you so much for your generous donation to the charity matching challenge I launched on 1 July.  70 of you made donations which, in total, raised £29,366.  We have a “matching pot” of £25,000 and the trustees of CACT have agreed to match the excess.  So,…

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A message from the Chairman of CACT

Jul 20, 2020

Dear Members of the Company, I am writing to thank you for your continued support of the Company of Actuaries Charitable Trust. Your generosity has meant that, over the last six years, the Trust has been able to donate over £1m to charitable causes and in so doing has helped more than 25,000 individuals and…

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We launch a great Charity Matching Challenge

Jun 30, 2020

A message from the Master: Charity Matching Challenge Dear members of the Company Last week I shared my notes on becoming a “lockdown Master” and highlights of everything we have been doing as a Company since our more traditional activities were abruptly stopped. I promised more on charity and here it is: our new charity matching initiative, which I…

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Actuaries host a presentation from the Lord Mayor

Jun 9, 2020

Today we hosted a presentation from the Lord Mayor, covering the topic of the “Livery in Lockdown”. Enclosed is a copy of the flyer, and the Lord Mayor’s presentation. Actuaries invite the FSG 9 June 2020 https://us02web.zoom.us/rec/share/y9VXN5X-rzJOeJGT-F3jRaEaOo3UX6a81yIb-KcMmR2qxqmTmIpq4iy83GWrdj1D Password: 8d^#M49k

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Our trustees support a Maths4Girls project

Jun 8, 2020

Thank you to the Company of Actuaries Charitable Trust

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Actuaries lecture for FSG companies – 19 May 2020

May 19, 2020

Today we hosted a lecture: Understanding the Covid crisis and the lessons for financial services: Expert Speaker Panel: Douglas Anderson, Dan Ryan and Nicola Oliver This is a recording of the event: https://us02web.zoom.us/rec/share/xt5VLY_2pzlLZM_nsVn8X6w9RYnYaaa81nIXqKEMxBkCLIF1Bxb46DnY868qWcp3Password: 3U@60=#4 Here are copies of the slides used: Douglas slides Dan slides Nicola slides

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NHS Livery Kitchens update – 16 May 2020

May 16, 2020

Dear All, I attach the third NHS Livery Kitchen update for your information. In sum:  Thanks to your remarkable generosity, we are now delivering 500 meals a day to the Royal London, St Bartholomew’s and the Newham University hospitals.  With the £194,500 you have helped raise, we will deliver 600 meals a day to these…

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Actuaries organise Lecture for FSG Companies – 12 May 2020

May 12, 2020

Today we organised a lecture by “zoom”, attended  by over 6o people from our own and other FSG Companies. The title was “Intergenerational issues from this time of crisis” given by economist Angus Hanton. Here is a recording of the presentation and a copy of the slides he presented. You will need to wind forward…

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Our Charitable Trust supports the Livery Kitchen initiative

May 2, 2020

We are delighted to announce that the trustees of CACT have decided to donate £5,000 to this initiative. More details on the initiative are contained in the Lord Mayor’s message and there are further details below. Our trustees are to be congratulated in taking this decision quickly in a time of great need. Well done!…

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