Archive

  • Ageas appoints State Street to manage funds

    27 January 2014

    Financial services firm to act as custodian for $4.5bn of Ageas' UK assets.

  • Insurers can reap rewards through "marginal" asset diversification

    23 January 2014

    Solvency II's high capital charges are no barrier, says BlackRock

  • Commercial real estate investors add to criticism of Solvency II capital charges

    21 January 2014

    CFREC Europe and Inrev ask Eiopa to relax rules on commercial mortgage backed securities

  • EU insurers' investments increasingly risky

    20 January 2014

    Search for good yields means more speculative assets held, says Fitch

  • Conning offers US insurers trade finance investments

    14 January 2014

    NAIC recently approved trade finance as an investable asset

  • RBS ALM director joins consultancy

    06 January 2014

    Ross Evans now at Hymans Robertson

  • Eiopa proposes changes to debt securitisation capital charges

    19 December 2013

    Uniform charge replaced with a more granular approach

  • Generali budgets €33m to prepare for Solvency II

    27 November 2013

    Major reforms to investment management processes under way

  • Zurich to invest $1bn in green bonds

    20 November 2013

    Climate projects can be supported without sacrificing returns, insurer says

  • Milliman hires ex-Skandia trio to run Stockholm ALM office

    11 November 2013

    Former CRO Steve Hardwick among recruits