Lord Mayor’s Show – 12 November 2016

Nov 12, 2016

We Actuaries took part in the Modern Companies’ float again this year.  Our three participants were the Master, the Master’s son Colin and Liveryman Emma McWilliam. Here they are – walking in the rain!

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Would you be prepared to volunteer to provide financial education to children in London?

Nov 4, 2016

Through the Livery Schools Link, we have opportunities for volunteers to help with financial education in schools, coordinated by the Tower Hamlets Education Business Partnership (THEBP). Tower Hamlets Education Business Partnership (THEBP) is a leading education charity preparing young people for the future by providing best-in-class programmes, enriching education, training and development. By connecting schools and businesses they foster…

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Master and Junior Warden abseil for charity

Oct 14, 2016

On the 14 October 2016 the Master, Sally Bridgeland, and the Junior Warden, Nick Salter, abseiled down the spire of St Lawrence Jury at Guildhall. As a consequence, they raised nearly £10,000 for the Lord Mayor’s Appeal Charity. Getting ready.…. Off we go…   Down at last…

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Ten new members admitted

Oct 8, 2016

At the Company’s Court meeting on Thursday 6 October 2016, 5 new Freemen joined the Company and 5 existing Freemen were made Liverymen of the Company. This increase in our numbers is due to the hard and effective work of our Membership Committee.

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Master’s newsletter and an update on the Master’s Weekend

Sep 21, 2016

Below is a link to download a copy of the Master’s newsletter and an update on the Master’s Weekend: masters-newsletter-september-2016.pdf

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New Master installed on 14 July 2016

Aug 1, 2016

Thursday July 14 was the occasion of the Worshipful Company of Actuaries’ Installation Dinner. The venue was Haberdashers’ Hall. Unlike the majority of livery halls in the City of London, this is a very modern building, opened in 2002. The public areas are arranged  around a quadrangle, in the centre of which is superb fountain…

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Jeremy Goford presented with the Company’s Award of Honour

Jul 20, 2016

Our new lady Master, Sally Bridgeland, was installed on 14 July and one of her first tasks was to present the Award of Honour to Jeremy Goford. Past Master Goford, who was Master in 2005/6, was given the award in recognition of his services to both the actuarial profession and the Livery movement. As well…

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National trial of the Mathematical Reasoning project

Jul 19, 2016

The Worshipful Company of Actuaries is delighted to be sponsoring part of the large-scale national trial of the Mathematical Reasoning project run by the Education Endowment Foundation.  We wholeheartedly support the aim of improving the teaching of Mathematics in primary schools and believe that this promising project could significantly benefit future generations of young children and…

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David Johnson retired after 9 years and is now replaced by Lyndon Jones

Jun 27, 2016

The annual Clerk’s Dinner was held on 20 June and this year it marked a change of Clerk. David Johnson retired after 9 years and is now replaced by Lyndon Jones. The outgoing and incoming Clerks are shown with the Master.

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