SAA/ALM

  • Investment Delivery Forum report calls for "regulatory sandbox" and asset "pre-identification" to boost productive UK investment

    23 February 2024

    ABI initiative to implement benefits of Solvency UK reforms outlines recommendations including scaling up of public-private partnerships and new investment models

  • LGIM launches three funds as part of global fixed income push

    23 February 2024

    New vehicles will focus on regional and single investment strategies

  • European govvies ripe for positive returns this year, Generali AM says

    22 February 2024

    Economic recovery in latter half of the year also likely to favour European credit

  • Thomas Buberl courts alternative asset managers able to enhance Axa's position

    22 February 2024

    Life book actions are ended, heralding stabilisation of asset management outflows after 2023

  • LGIM shifts UK property fund focus to include REITs

    20 February 2024

    Proposes blended strategy that also retains direct property focus

  • Swiss Re 2023 investment results buoyed by interest rates

    16 February 2024

    Reinsurer's overall net income shot up to $3.2bn in 2023, compared to $472m in 2022

  • Munich Re's forestry investments were born well before net-zero commitments

    16 February 2024

    Steady and stable forestry assets can act as bulwark against portfolio instability, MEAG says

  • Infranity's flagship infrastructure funds reach €2bn final close

    16 February 2024

    Funds are already being invested, with 25 deals completed so far

  • CDPQ snaps up majority stake in Japanese solar project

    16 February 2024

    Deal is part of Canadian investor's ongoing partnership with Shizen Energy

  • Chart of the Week: EM sustainability govvies issuance doubled in 2023

    16 February 2024

    But DM issuance still far outgrows EMs who "need it the most" - and the investment case for insurers is not obvious, a head of RI tells Insurance Asset Risk

  • RLAM unmoved by positive UK inflation news

    14 February 2024

    Affiliate's senior economist, Melanie Baker, still not expecting BoE rate cuts until second half of 2024

  • Insurers set to ratchet up risk and back private equities in 2024

    14 February 2024

    Insurers are heaping a hearty portion of risk onto their 2024 investment plates, according to a survey from Ortec Finance, as 51% of insurer investment professionals surveyed believe the risk profile of the funds they help to manage has increased over the past 12 months, and 59% expect a further increase in the next 12 months - within which 14% predicting a "dramatic rise".

  • Solvency UK reform should boost insurer lending to real-economy, Mike Eakins says

    13 February 2024

    Changes to matching adjustment should achieve aim of increasing regional investment

  • Insurance asset managers bet on alternatives amid stock volatility

    13 February 2024

    Survey from Carne Group finds 86% of insurance asset managers expect increased risk appetite

  • Axa IM flies the flag for fixed income as economy shifts

    13 February 2024

    Arnaud Lebreton heralds moment of opportunity for insurers