News

  • Domestic forestry investments need to be made more attractive for Danish insurers

    24 April 2024
  • Aviva Investors acquires Trilogy Park industrial asset in Hampshire

    24 April 2024
  • Canada Life completes £46m buy-in with Lexmark pension plan

    24 April 2024
  • Manulife Investment Management launches private credit fund in Singapore

    23 April 2024
  • LV completes transition of asset management responsibilities to BlackRock

    23 April 2024
  • Zurich's head of responsible investment steps down

    23 April 2024
  • Impairment issues in CRE not a rating worry for Korean insurers, Fitch says

    23 April 2024
  • Allianz backs African early-stage venture capital fund

    23 April 2024
  • UK insurers name speed of execution and regulation as hurdles to access renewables

    23 April 2024
  • Opacity and growing interconnectedness in PE space, key worry for Bank of England

    22 April 2024

Spotlight: Transitioning to Net Zero Carbon

  • IAR Real Assets: Net-zero targets need to be easily understood, Legal & General says

  • Lack of nature-related scenarios a challenge for target setting, insurers say

  • Chart of the Week: EM sustainability govvies issuance doubled in 2023

Focus on Asia Pacific

  • Manulife Investment Management launches private credit fund in Singapore

  • Impairment issues in CRE not a rating worry for Korean insurers, Fitch says

  • Prudential Life buys into shipping green bond for 1.175% coupon

  • Dai-ichi Life makes first sustainability-linked loans worth JPY 12bn

  • M&G Real Estate promotes Alexander Banzic to head of Australia

  • China Re grows investment income 22% in 2023

  • News roundup: Insurance asset management

  • Changes in MS&AD bond holdings do not deter revisions to full-year forecasts

Outsourcing

  • Chart of the Week - Do PE-linked Lloyd's syndicates take more investment risk?

  • What lurks below - Lloyd's syndicates shine a light on 'level 3' illiquid holdings

  • Insurers not holding managers to account on responsible investing, ShareAction finds

  • Conning CEO on Generali's acquisition and AI in asset management

People

  • Zurich's head of responsible investment steps down

  • CIO Interview: I don't believe in a soft landing, Mapfre CIO José Luis Jiménez says

  • Mapfre appoints group CIO

  • Generali gives Conning CEO and chair keys to asset management empire

Regulation

  • UK insurers name speed of execution and regulation as hurdles to access renewables

  • Opacity and growing interconnectedness in PE space, key worry for Bank of England

  • Comment - Lapse risk, SFCRs and getting more transparency into Italian insurers

  • Rescuers of Eurovita divulge details of IVASS' bail-out plan in SFCRs

Systems/Data

  • Three-quarters of European institutional investors expect ESG to have bigger investment role in next 12 months

  • Winners of the 2024 Insurance Asset Risk awards

  • Ortec Finance appoints new chief innovation officer

  • Singapore's regulator issues phase one of Generative AI risk framework