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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.

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Latest News:

Annual Dinner Menu & Last Call for Tickets: The Menu for our Annual Dinner event is now available to view here! Only a few tickets remain available for the event, and we are keeping our ticket prices at pre-Oct 31 levels, so make sure that you get your booking form in to as soon as possible!

Volunteers Needed!: SIAS has partnered with The Brokerage Citylink to provide “introduction to being an actuary” sessions to sixth-form students from inner-city London schools. We are looking for volunteers to help out at these workshops, presenting to students on their experiences, both in work at university. This is an excellent opportunity for actuaries to hone their professional skills, while at the same time giving something back to the community. If you are interested in helping out at one of the upcoming workshops please email Katie and Natanya at!

Calling all speakers!: SIAS are looking for presenters for the 2015 Programme schedule. Talks can cover traditional topics (e.g. pensions, insurance, investment) or broader topics & non-technical ideas from outside the Profession. This provides an excellent opportunity for members to share ideas and discuss the ‘hot topics’ of the day. We particularly encourage younger members to consider writing a paper and presenting their ideas. If you are interested please email!

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

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The Stress & Scenario Testing Working Party

Tuesday 16 December 2014 at 17:30
Staple Inn Hall

The profile of stress and scenario testing has risen in recent years, not least as a consequence of the global financial crisis. Central banks and regulators have turned increasingly to stress and sce... more

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