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  • Road to sustainability not as straight as Route 66

    18 October 2021

    The journey to sustainable investing will be longer and more arduous for US insurers than those in other geographies given the plethora of smaller, under-resourced companies in the country. Sarfraz Thind reports

  • Is the path to net-zero the one less travelled?

    28 September 2021

    This week's net-zero webinar discusses what role exclusions play in the journey to net zero

  • IAR 2021 Americas: Day 2 round-up

    23 September 2021

    All panels and sessions are available on demand

  • IAR Americas: "Know what you want from investee companies"

    23 September 2021

    Scor's Lacroix tells audience engagement is the most powerful tool in the net-zero journey

  • Journey to Net-Zero goes beyond decarbonising portfolios, Scor's Lacroix says

    16 August 2021

    It is relatively easy to decarbonise a portfolio, but to do so with impact on the real economy is a different matter altogether, according to Michele Lacroix, head of group investment risk and sustainability at Scor. Interview by Vincent Huck

  • Insurers' GA - cost or opportunity for affiliated asset managers?

    14 April 2021

    Unlike banks, insurers enjoy a close relationship with their affiliated asset managers, to the point that an insurer's CIO can also be the manager's CEO. Although not prohibited by law, this arrangement raises ethical concerns - ones that regulators are well aware of. Vincent Huck reports

  • Scor's Lacroix draws investors' roadmap to a multi-capital approach

    19 October 2020

    IAR 2020 EMEA: reinsurer's head of group investment risk and sustainability says ultimate step in sustainability journey is to consider return on social and environment

  • Climate - the USA may bear a huge responsibility in collective failure, Scor's Lacroix says

    20 August 2020

    Scor's head of group investment risk & sustainability to speak at IAR Americas

  • Regulators have the sustainability power

    12 August 2020

    JP Morgan Asset Management and Insurance Asset Risk have joined forces to understand what lies under the bonnet of insurers' responsible investment announcements. Findings were compiled in a report. We present some of the key high- level discoveries, with part one focusing on regulation. Vincent Huck reports

  • ESG's negative impact on returns - myth or reality?

    29 July 2020

    A growing number of insurers have announced new or upgraded sustainable investment strategies in recent years. JP Morgan Asset Management (JPMAM) and Insurance Asset Risk have joined forces to investigate the drivers behind insurers' sustainable strategies. Vincent Huck reports on the high-level key findings