Analysis

News

  • Chart of the Week - How IMAs could spell out the future of PE ownership of insurers

    23 February 2024
  • PGIM's Pricoa backs UK pawnbroker H&T Group

    23 February 2024
  • Investment Delivery Forum report calls for "regulatory sandbox" and asset "pre-identification" to boost productive UK investment

    23 February 2024
  • LGIM launches three funds as part of global fixed income push

    23 February 2024
  • Mosaic blends investment management and cyber cover in new offering

    23 February 2024
  • Pimco earns €2m a day in performance fees in 2023

    23 February 2024
  • Nippon Life plans foreign bond buying for foreign-FX endowment insurance

    23 February 2024
  • Nippon Life plans VC and start-up fund investments

    23 February 2024
  • Dai-ichi Life and Tokio Marine ring personnel changes

    23 February 2024
  • US PRT market worth $45bn in 2023, L&G says

    22 February 2024
  • European govvies ripe for positive returns this year, Generali AM says

    22 February 2024
  • Eastspring Investments appoints Vis Nayar as CIO

    22 February 2024
  • Thomas Buberl courts alternative asset managers able to enhance Axa's position

    22 February 2024
  • Comment: Will Japan's FSA succeed where hedge fund activists once failed?

    22 February 2024
  • Abrdn and Phoenix Group invest in UK student housing project

    21 February 2024
  • CDPQ invests $92m in tech consultancy firm Levio

    21 February 2024
  • Just Group completes £11m buy-in with Spar UK pension fund

    21 February 2024
  • RLAM Property partners with Graftongate to buy industrial site

    21 February 2024
  • 'Great foreign-FX sell-off' misfires among Japan's insurers in 2023

    20 February 2024
  • Schroders launches global equity impact fund

    20 February 2024
  • Amundi launches global short term bond fund

    20 February 2024
  • LGIM shifts UK property fund focus to include REITs

    20 February 2024
  • Irdai statistics reveal private sector lifers' enthusiasm for infrastructure

    20 February 2024
  • T&D Life, Japan Post Insurance and Nippon Life join buyers of Tokyo's 'GX' transition debt

    20 February 2024

Market Insight

Event

Focus on the USA

  • US PRT market worth $45bn in 2023, L&G says

  • MEAG acquires swathe of forestry assets in Texas and Louisiana

  • Prudential Financial closes $4.9bn pension risk deal with Shell USA

  • US West Coast insurers face up to $40bn in corporate bonds climate- related losses

  • US PRT market worth $45bn in 2023, L&G says

  • MEAG acquires swathe of forestry assets in Texas and Louisiana

  • Prudential Financial closes $4.9bn pension risk deal with Shell USA

  • US West Coast insurers face up to $40bn in corporate bonds climate- related losses

Outsourcing

  • The nitty-gritty of insurers' IMAs with hedge funds

  • Chart of the Week - As the Year of the Dragon dawns, China's insurance AMs favour growth equities

  • Fee schedules in insurance IMAs - the hard sell

  • Comment - Who wins, who loses, from Generali's deal with Conning

People

  • Eastspring Investments appoints Vis Nayar as CIO

  • Zurich Insurance appoints chief sustainability officer

  • Hansainvest Real Assets reshuffles senior roles as Nicholas Brinckmann departs

  • Ortec Finance appoints new chief innovation officer

Regulation

  • Investment Delivery Forum report calls for "regulatory sandbox" and asset "pre-identification" to boost productive UK investment

  • Will AI "obey" insurance investors, or "shall [regulator] be forced to disconnect"

  • CIO Interview: New interest rate regime requires creativeness, PIC's Rob Groves says

  • 777 Re demoted again as illiquid asset problem lingers

Systems/Data

  • Ortec Finance appoints new chief innovation officer

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

  • Entries open for Insurance Asset Risk Awards 2024

  • Comment: Skinning Insurance Asset Risk's look