United Kingdom

UK

Ambassador

Ambassador
Nick Dexter
Senior Advisor
Prudential Regulation Authority
Bank of England
20 Moorgate
London, EC2R 6DA, UK
Phone: +4420 7461 7803
Mobile: +447710 579220
email:  Nick.Dexter@bankofengland.co.uk

 

Deputy Ambassador
Anna Dyck
PricewaterhouseCoopers
7 More London Riverside
London, UK
SE1 2RT
ph: 44.207.213.1009
email: anna.dyck@uk.pwc.com
email 2: anna.dyck@gmail.com

Regional Actuarial Organization

Institute and Faculty of Actuaries
Staple Inn Hall
High Holborn
London, WC1V 7QJ
ph: 0207–632–2100
f: 0207–632–2111
email: institute@actuaries.org.uk
email 2: faculty@actuaries.org.uk
Website: Actuaries.org.uk

Insurance Regulator

Financial Services Authority
25 The North Colannade
Canary Wharf
London, E14 5HS
ph: 0207–7066–1000
f: 0207–7055–1099
Website: FSA.gov.uk

Sources of Official Insurance Market Statistics

Association of British Insurers
51 Gresham Street
London, EC2V 7HQ
ph: 0207–600–3333
Website: ABI.org.uk

 

Pensions Regulator
Napier House
Trafalgar Place
Brighton, BN1 4DW
ph: 0870–606–3636
Website: ThePensionsRegulator.gov.uk

Pension Protection Fund (PPF)
Knollys House
17 Addiscombe Road
Croydon, Surrey, CR0 6SR
ph: 0845–600–2541
Website: PensionProtectionFund.org.uk

Board for Actuarial Standards
5th Floor Aldwych House
71–91 Aldwych
London, WC2B 4HN
ph: 020–7492–2328
Website: FRC.org.uk/bas

Staple Inn Actuarial Society (SIAS)
Staple Inn Hall
High Holborn
London, WC1V 7QJ
Website: SIAS.org.uk/

Actuarial Education Company
31 Bath Street, Abingdon
Oxfordshire, OX14 3FF
ph: 01235–550005
Website: Acted.co.uk

Other Official Government Websites (Social Security, health care, social welfare, census, taxes, macro economic, etc.)

National Health Service
2011 Census
Department for Work and Pensions
Financial Ombudsmen
Inland Revenue
Treasury
Office of Public Sector Information

Other Non Government Sources

Office for National Statistics

Contact Information for Universities Offering Actuarial Science Programs

London School of Economics
LSE, Houghton Street
London, WC2A 2AE
ph: 0207–405–7686
Website: www2.lse.ac.uk

City University London
Northampton Square, EC1V 0HB
ph: 0207–040–5060
email: enquiries@city.ac.uk
Website: city.ac.uk

University of Kent
The Registry, Canterbury
Kent, CT2 7NZ
ph: 01227–74600
email: information@kent.ac.uk
Website: Kent.ac.uk

University of East Anglia
Norwich, NR4 7TJ
ph: 01603–456161
email: admissions@uea.ac.uk
Website: UEA.ac.uk

Heriot–Watt University
ph: 0131–449–5111
email: enquiries@hw.ac.uk
Website: HW.ac.uk

Keele University

Keele University, Keele
Staffordshire, ST5 5BG
ph: 01782–732000
Website: Keele.ac.uk

University of Manchester

The University of Manchester
Oxford Road
Manchester, M13 9PL
ph: 0161–306–6000
email: ug-admissions@manchester.ac.uk
Website: Manchester.ac.uk

University of Southampton

University of Southampton
University Road
Southampton, SO17 1BJ
ph: 023–8059–5000
f: 023–8059–3131
email: admissns@soton.ac.uk
Website: Soton.ac.uk

University of Leicester

The University of Leicester
University Road
Leicester, LE1 7RH
ph: 0116–252–2522
f: 0116–262–2200
Website: www2.le.ac.uk

Nottingham University Business School

Nottingham University Business School
Jubilee Campus, Nottingham, NG8 1BB
ph: 0115–84–66602
f: 0115–84–66667
email: business-enquiries@nottingham.ac.uk
Website: Nottingham.ac.uk/business

Contact Information for Regional Accounting Organizations

Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales
ICAEW, Chartered Accountants' Hall
Moorgate Place
London, EC2R 6EA
ph: 020–7920–8100
f: 020–7920–0547
Website: ICAEW.com

Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland
Head Office
CA House
21 Haymarket Yards
Edinburgh EH12 5BH
ph: 0131–347–0100
Website: ICAS.org.uk

The Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy
CIPFA, 3 Robert Street
London, WC2N 6RL
ph: 020–7543–5600
f: 020–7543–5700
email: corporate@cipfa.org.uk
Website: CIPFA.org.uk

Chartered Institute of Management Accountants
CIMA, 26 Chapter Street
London, SW1P 4NP
ph: 020–8849–2251
email: cima.contact@cimaglobal.com
Website: CimaGlobal.com/

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