The 2020 review of Solvency II in 24 pills
Carlos Montalvo Rebuelta picks 24 issues to consider from the 2020 Solvency II review
Life sciences real estate flourishing but in need of careful tending
Pandemic-induced awareness of biotech R&D combined with long-term demographic trends have put life sciences real estate in the spotlight, but investment here is both delicate
Will AI "obey" insurance investors, or "shall [regulator] be forced to disconnect"
An Investec survey at the end of 2023 found that over 50% of systematic investors are using AI in their investing processes, but how are insurers and their asset managers using the technology today and how do they expect it to influence them in the future?
CIO Interview: New interest rate regime requires creativeness, PIC's Rob Groves says
In the first part of this two part interview, PIC chief investment officer Rob Groves discusses the make up of the UK insurer's portfolio and how to balance creative and conservative investment strategies.
M&G launches two-year European bond fund to capture higher rates opportunity01 March 2024
Munich Re expects return on investment in 2024 to surpass 2.8%01 March 2024
Sustainability does not trump strong business models, M&G Investments says01 March 2024
LGIM provides £150m sustainability-linked loan to Finnish housing firm01 March 2024
Aegon posts €0 net result in 2H 202301 March 2024
Insurance affiliates expect "inflationary cycle" at last, in Japan01 March 2024
Chart of the Week - To JGB or not to JGB?01 March 2024
Ford of Canada completes CAD $923m BPA deal with three insurers29 February 2024
Tokio Marine vows to "eliminate" cross-shareholdings29 February 2024
Aviva Investors appoints head of insurance solutions29 February 2024
Comment: The strong case for ESG investing 'with national characteristics'29 February 2024
NN's CEO feels personal relief in settling unit-linked sales litigation29 February 2024
Winners of the 2024 Insurance Asset Risk awards29 February 2024
US BPA market volume could reach $100bn in the next five years, Legal & General Retirement America says28 February 2024
MEAG sustainable forestry equity fund reaches $207m first close28 February 2024
US life/health insurers increasingly outsourced asset management from 2016-2022, AM Best says28 February 2024
Prudential With-Profits Fund shares £3.5bn with customers28 February 2024
SJP's surrenders topped £7.5bn in 202328 February 2024
Comment: Why working from home matters for insurers' solvency capital requirement28 February 2024
L&G contributes to £200m funding round in ECF regeneration partnership27 February 2024
LGIM axes sale of Manchester skyscraper to preserve alternatives exposure27 February 2024
Aviva Investors acquires two UK resi developments27 February 2024
Axa IM appoints new head of global rates27 February 2024
German lifers' optimism for fund-linked sales outshines all other policy types27 February 2024
Martello Re: Building a Reinsurer from the Ground Up
This Barings podcast episode with a Bermuda-based reinsurer discusses how trusted partnerships have been the key to tackling challenges ranging from investment returns to hiring and beyond.
Voluntary Carbon Markets: Don't let the nuance be lost in the noise
The integrity of some of the world's Voluntary Carbon Market (VCM) schemes is a hot-button issue. Read the latest update from Federated Hermes' UK Nature Impact team to understand why it's important not to let the nuance get lost in the noise.
- The 2020 review of Solvency II in 24 pills
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- Fee schedules in insurance IMAs - the hard sell
- Winners of the 2024 Insurance Asset Risk awards
- US West Coast insurers face up to $40bn in corporate bonds climate- related losses
- CIO Interview: New interest rate regime requires creativeness, PIC's Rob Groves says
- Prudential Financial closes $4.9bn pension risk deal with Shell USA
- Prudential Financial announces new CFO
- Chart of the Week - As the Year of the Dragon dawns, China's insurance AMs favour growth equities
UK and Europe Awards 2024
Spotlight: Outlook for 2024
Focus on the USA
The Investment Risk Appetites of Europe's CIOs and insight on how Solvency II capital budgets are "spent"
Join Insurance Asset Risk and Insurance Risk Data for this webinar discussing insights from IRD's latest research report: 'Insurance Investment Outsourcing Opportunities - EEA, UK, Switzerland, 2024'.