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Welcome to the Staple Inn Actuarial Society

With over 8,000 members worldwide, the Staple Inn Actuarial Society (SIAS) exists to represent and serve the interests of younger members of the actuarial profession, whilst also acting as the London region actuarial society.

We organise a wide range of social and professional events for our members, publish The Actuary magazine and jobsite, in addition to supporting a number of charitable causes. Click here to find out more about SIAS. If you have any comments or queries about SIAS and its activities contact us at

Latest News:

SIAS Committee: Volunteers Sought After! We are looking for new volunteers to join the SIAS committee. It’s a great way for you to be able to give back to the profession, interact with new people, and take on new skills and challenges.

The committee is made up of up to 15 volunteers, comprising of both students and Fellows, who together organise a wide range of social and professional events, manage the publication of The Actuary magazine, and provides support for charitable causes. We hold monthly committee meetings in London.

If you are interested in joining please email the Honorary Secretary ( a 50 word personal profile, including a biographical history, along with your name, membership status, and your current employer, together with the names of your proposer and seconder, who must be SIAS members. Nominations should be received by 31 August.

Sports Tournament: Last Tickets! Last places are still available for the Annual SIAS Sports Tournament this year! Get your team of 5 together and sign-up by emailing us on Click here for more information on this event.

SIAS 2014 Calendar: Click here to download the SIAS 2014 Calendar for quick reference to every programme talk and social event date this year.

Go Green with The Actuary: At SIAS we are offering our readers the choice to “go green” by opting to receive electronic copies of The Actuary Magazine, rather than printed copies. If this might suit you, please log into the member's area of the IFoA's website to update your preferences.

Social Events

Sports Tournament

Saturday 30 August 2014 at 10:00
PlayOn Sports, 100 Prestons Road, Wood Wharf, London, E14 9SB. Nearest station – Canary Wharf / Blackwall

Something a little different this year, join the SIAS Sports Tournament and compete against fellow actuaries and friends in 5-a-side football, mixed netball and dodgeball all in one day! The format... more

Welcome Drinks

Monday 13 October 2014 at 17:30
Staple Inn Hall

SIAS would like to welcome new members of the Actuarial Profession to a wine and cheese evening at Staple Inn Hall. This event is a great way for new members of the Profession to meet fellow new joine... more

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The Need for Change in Economic Theory

Tuesday 02 September 2014 at 17:30
Staple Inn Hall

Andrew Smithers is a leading expert on financial economics and global asset allocation who has helped pioneer the application of academic analysis of financial economics to the field of investment man... more

Annual General Meeting & Jubilee Lecture

Tuesday 21 October 2014 at 17:30
Staple Inn Hall

Save the date! Join us at the Staple Inn for the SIAS Annual General Meeting and Jubilee Lecture. We are very pleased to announce that speaking at this year’s Jubilee Lecture will be Steve Webb,... more

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