Hancock succeeds Benmosche as AIG CEO

"Strong risk manager" takes the helm at US insurer


With changing market dynamics, insurers can profit in fixed income

They buy in bulk, their size gives them clout with large fixed-income asset managers and their buy-and-hold outlook insulates them from market swings, as Douglas Niemann explains


JP Morgan to manage Resolution Life's funds

Will help manage investment strategy and $12bn fixed income portfolio


Partnership appoints bulk annuities director

Costas Yiasoumi joins specialist UK insurer


JP Morgan poaches BlackRock's head of sales

James Peagam to head EU global insurance solutions


Milliman hires ex-Skandia trio to run Stockholm ALM office

Former CRO Steve Hardwick among recruits


Hopes build for better treatment of infrastructure investment under Solvency II

Infrastructure investments provide a great match for insurers' liabilities, but Solvency II's crude view of the investment risk means money is not flowing as fast as it could. Milliman and JP Morgan Asset Management set out the justification for a review


JP Morgan hires Aon insurance asset head

Gareth Haslip is latest recruit to insurance investment team


Generating return in a cold climate

Low interest rates are prompting insurers to look to further afield in their hunt for yield. For those with resources and dedication, two major areas of focus right now are corporate loans and infrastructure lending. But are these the assets of the future that many say they are? Sarfraz Thind reports


Ten top actuaries

InsuranceERM profiles the 10 actuaries awarded the Chartered Enterprise Risk Actuary qualification "in recognition of their exceptional role as thought leaders in the field of enterprise risk management"