Archive

  • Solvency UK's MA reform "not likely a game changer", S&P says

    07 May 2024

    Insurers unlikely to take inclusion of highly predictable cash flows to the extreme

  • PIC completes £1.5bn of new PRT business deals in Q1

    03 May 2024

    Total includes buy-in agreements with De Beers and Next Group

  • Inflation uncertainty underestimated by market, Ardea IM says

    01 May 2024

    Bond volatility structurally higher than it has been for most of the post-GFC era, Gopi Karunakaran, co-chief investment officer, tells Insurance Asset Risk

  • BMA regulatory reforms get thumbs up from Fitch

    01 May 2024

    Agency says changes support insurer credit profiles, while cautioning against regulatory arbitrage

  • RLAM warns of new era of 'spikeflation'

    30 April 2024

    Head of multi asset says prepare for shorter, more volatile business cycles

  • CIO Interview: From politics to sustainability, beauty is in the eyes of the beholder

    29 April 2024

    In the second part of Insurance Asset Risk's interview with José Luis Jiménez, Mapfre's CIO talks about the difficulties around defining sustainability, and the thorny issue of managing political and geographical risk in an era that has proven to be irrepressibly unpredictable.

  • Mutuals report drop in AuM on the back of challenging 2022

    25 April 2024

    Only Latin American mutuals reported increased AuM

  • PRA consulting with insurers on implementation of "sandbox" to test MA eligibility

    25 April 2024

    No consensus yet on what sandbox would look like, BoE says

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

    23 April 2024

    Pre-greenfield development stage projects preferred for investment, AlphaReal survey finds

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

    22 April 2024

    "I've always thought it's a shame that Madrid doesn't have a beach," is just one of several sweeping observations that Insurance Asset Risk makes while waiting to sit down (virtually) with José Luis Jiménez, Mapfre's long-standing CIO.