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

    26 April 2023

    Half of insurers outsourced assets to unaffiliated AMs last year

  • OneAmerica appoints CIO

    03 January 2023

    David Weisenburger to replace retiring John Mason

  • 826 - the 'magic number' for European insurance investment outsourcing

    24 October 2022

    Insurance Risk Data analysis unearths outsourcing details in annual research report

  • The US outsourcing race

    14 February 2022

    The last year seems to have brought more asset management firms than ever into the insurance outsourcing space. How difficult is it to break into this market? Sarfraz Thind reports

  • US P&C taking less underwriting risk but more investment risk

    26 January 2022

    Overall increase in surplus capital being put to work in riskier asset markets, NEAM says

  • US life insurers saw largest ten-year fall in investment income in 2020

    19 August 2021

    Net income has fallen 100bps in last decade as insurers struggle with low rates, NEAM says

  • The Famous Five - How CIOs trumped underwriters, again, at Lloyd's

    26 April 2021

    If you want to know when the underwriters at Lloyd's last beat its investors, cast your mind (all the way) back to 2015. The bad luck of Lloyd's underwriters is clear. The good run of its investors is largely to plan, David Walker finds.

  • Alternatives shine for Lloyd's syndicates

    05 April 2017

    Following the insights gleaned on rising manager fees and falling yields for Lloyd's syndicates, David Walker shines light on the well-performing fraction of alternative investments made by the sector in 2015.

  • BlackRock stays top of insurance asset manager rankings

    24 June 2015

    Increases lead while J P Morgan shows fastest growth, according to IIOR

  • Goldman and JPMorgan shoot up insurance outsourcers ranking

    16 September 2014

    But BlackRock and DeAWM continue to lead