4483

Large insurers to increase outsourcing of portfolio management

Third–party managers set to take on alternative or illiquid asset classes and corporate debt

4480

Blackstone debt director joins Tikehau

Debra Anderson joins to boost private debt business

4477

China opens up opportunities for insurance asset management

China Life's outsourcing of a $3.2bn investment mandate and a loosening of strict regulations has kickstarted interest in managing China's insurance assets. Hardeep Dhillon reports

4466

JP Morgan to manage Resolution Life's funds

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

4461

Mark Versey joins Aviva Investors

Hired as director of client solutions

4460

Morningstar and UBS Delta to offer Solvency II capital calculations

Market risk SCR figures will provide insights on asset allocation

4456

Infrastructure assets retain appeal for insurers

Even if recent pension reforms result in falling demand for annuities in the UK, an increasingly competitive insurance market is likely to sustain the demand for high-yielding assets like infrastructure projects, say Michael Wilkins and Oliver Herbert

4455

Willis adds two to capital markets unit

Quentin Perrot joins in London and Rui Hang in Hong Kong

4454

PRA issues statement on deferred tax assets under SII

Highlights areas requiring particular attention from insurers

4434

Swiss Re names co-founder of BlackRock to board

Susan Wagner becomes non-executive director