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  • Direct action - Asset origination moves centre stage in re/insurers' investment plans

    20 December 2023

    From backing BPAs to enhancing investment yields, directly-originated assets, and the managers able to source them, are finding favour among re/insurers worldwide, David Walker discovers

  • GoldenTree hires Charlie Fuller to head insurance business

    18 December 2023

    Asset manager is looking to tap credit demand from industry

  • AM Best praises Prudential Financial's investment portfolio

    18 December 2023

    Net investment income has been driver of earnings in last five years

  • NZAOA releases paper on decarbonisation drivers

    14 December 2023

    Lead authors discuss findings with Insurance Asset Risk

  • Mercer to buy Vanguard's OCIO business

    12 December 2023

    Will add more than 1000 clients to business

  • BlackRock reveals "sizeable short" on P&C insurance

    08 December 2023

    Asset manager rings alarm bells on US insurance and its impact on wider economy

  • Brookfield raises $30bn for world's largest infrastructure fund

    01 December 2023

    Fund surpasses $25bn target with 200 investors

  • US insurer equity holdings dropped last year in wake of stock market rout

    30 November 2023

    Positive equity returns in 2023 have benefited insurers, NAIC finds

  • Apollo backs Longroad Energy's $600m debt fundraise

    30 November 2023

    Money raised will be used to grow US developer's renewables platform

  • KKR acquires remaining 37% stake in Global Atlantic for $2.7bn

    29 November 2023

    PE firm's all-cash transaction brings ownership to 100% after 2021 acquisition of 60% of insurer