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ASSA members participate in a number of community programmes and transformation initiatives. Find out what our members have been working on, and how you can get involved. 

The Actuarial Society Development Trust supports actuarial education and research in South Africa, by providing university grants and bursaries to worthy students.

A number of practice area committees operate within the Society. They deal with technical matters and legislative issues, and gather and publish resources that benefit all our members. 

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Results of the April 2016 UK IFoA co-ordinated Examinations

Results of the April 2016 UK IFoA co-ordinated Examinations: A100's and A200's are currently available via member profiles and can be viewed on the academic record.


Please refer to the following link to access the pass lists for the above exams:



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Actuarial Society




We are pleased to announce the names of the candidates who as of the date, 6 May 2016, have successfully completed all of the requirements towards the award of Chartered Enterprise Risk Actuary (CERA).

Kindly see list for the names of these members:  Cera Qualifiers

Our congratulations go out to these candidates on having achieved this milestone.

Best wishes

The Actuarial Society of South Africa

Actuary in a hard hat

This edition of the Actuary magazine sees the inclusion of an article on CERA holder Arthur Els, who describes how the designation has helped to open up a new area for him in which to work.

This is a very exciting piece and demonstrates the versatility the CERA designation can bring to an actuary

Click link for article: Actuary in a hard hat

CERA reaches 3,000

The CERA qualification has reached a new milestone with over 3,000 holders.


Dear Student Members,

FIRST SEMEMSTER 2016 FEES INCREASE - A101; A102; A103; A201; A202; A203; A204; A205; and F106

Due to the deterioration in the R/£ exchange rate, we are forced to increase the examination fees for the above exams.

Be assured that the intention of the Society is to keep fees as low as possible and that only essential adjustments are made. You can find a detailed list of fees in the Fees Schedule document on our website


Actuarial Society of South Africa