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  • Generali France and Goodvest join forces for green retirement plan

    04 September 2023

    PER will use arbitration mandate to make sustainable investments

  • Blackstone: Size matters

    09 August 2023

    No matter what they tell you, size is important in this world. And Blackstone is up there with the biggest. Its insurance group has tripled assets in five years—and it does not intend to stop there.

  • SunLife HK's CIO on IFRS, rate hikes, geopolitics, and exercising patience

    17 July 2023

    Shiuan Ting van Vuuren discusses why IFRS 17 & 9 implementation have been a challenging and ongoing journey, the impact of rising rates and increased geopolitical tensions, and why she is relaxed about regulatory changes. Interview by Vincent Huck

  • Scottish Widows puts asset managers' voting records under the microscope

    11 July 2023

    Warning that it will "take action" where managers fail to adhere to voting guidelines, as it publishes its 2022 stewardship report

  • Eurovita revealed as prolific outsourcer with over 150 managers onboard

    19 June 2023

    IVASS suspended redemptions of Italian's policies in Q1

  • Increased influx will see some insurance asset managers fail, Neuberger Berman says

    05 June 2023

    Asset managers have been storming into the insurance market the last few years

  • Phoenix's investment portfolio accounts for 99% of the group's carbon emissions

    24 May 2023

    Investments are key focus of UK insurer's first transition plan, published today

  • Zurich's SST ratio leaps 55pp as all local units' ratios improved in 2022

    01 May 2023

    Reinsurer sells Canadian govvies to benefit from reinvestment rates

  • BlackRock, Conning and NEAM most popular asset managers for US insurers

    26 April 2023

    Half of insurers outsourced assets to unaffiliated AMs last year

  • To go short or to go long? That is the question on CIOs' minds

    24 April 2023

    Unlike previous years where CIOs focused on capital preservation and the hunt for yield, 2023 will be marked by a focus on managing volatility and the duration gap.