• 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.

  • 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.

  • Mapfre commits to assessing 95% of investment portfolio using ESG criteria

    18 March 2024

    Strategic plan for 2024 to 2026 also commits insurer to reducing GHG emissions 43% by 2030

  • Mapfre rejigs CIO role

    30 October 2023

    José Luis Jiménez appointed deputy chief financial officer

  • Mapfre launches biomethane fund, aiming to raise €100m

    19 June 2023

    And build 25 plants over five years

  • Why ESG has insurers running in circles

    19 June 2023

    Insurers at Insurance Asset Risk's EMEA 2023 conference took issue with the real impact - or lack thereof - that currently sustainability regulation and ESG reporting standards can actually have, finding that trying to compare their own progress or that of their investee companies can have them feeling trapped in a nightmare. Josh Adcock reports

  • IAR EMEA: Investors need to rethink ESG metrics

    13 June 2023

    According to CIOs and sustainability officers on climate-related reporting

  • Insurance Asset Risk EMEA 2023 conference round up

    12 June 2023

    The conference was held in London on 12 June and highlighted the investment risks and opportunities facing insurers. Vincent Huck reports

  • A strong leader or collaborative effort?

    26 October 2021

    Panellists at IAR EMEA 2021 debate how best to approach the 'S' in ESG

  • Mapfre's real estate outlook remains positive

    18 December 2020

    Ends the year with €500m in real estate funds