Archive

  • Swiss Re to acquire stake in FWD Group

    16 October 2013

    Swiss reinsurer will invest up to $425m into the Asian insurance business

  • Irish regulator scolds variable annuity firms for risky strategies

    26 September 2013

    Unprecedented low interest rates pose great risks, warns CBI director

  • Investments dent Lloyd's results

    26 September 2013

    John Nelson notes growing pressure on premium rates

  • JP Morgan hires Aon insurance asset head

    24 September 2013

    Gareth Haslip is latest recruit to insurance investment team

  • Swiss investment fund to provide regulatory capital to smaller insurers

    12 September 2013

    Twelve Capital sees opportunity in banks' withdrawal from lending

  • Scor to set up loan investment platform

    04 September 2013

    Reinsurer is raising allocation to corporate, real estate and infrastructure debt

  • Investment environment remains biggest challenge to reinsurers

    29 August 2013

    Softening prices also a threat, says Fitch

  • Non-life underwriting boosts Hannover Re profit

    07 August 2013

    Income from investments and life and health reinsurance fall away

  • Hiscox latest to report investment slump

    29 July 2013

    Low bond yields also bring greater competition from ILS investors

  • Insurers' asset shifts create credit risks

    17 July 2013

    Moody's warns of investing in illiquid and low-quality assets