Operational functions from the front through to the back-office underpin successful investment outcomes. Here we provide the latest thinking from leaders and influencers throughout the insurance asset management sector and examine the new trends evolving in asset servicing, technology, data, compliance, and general operational strategy.

Wellington Management- The road less traveled: An insurer’s path to investing in alternatives

How might insurers go about creating, implementing, and managing an effective alternative investments allocation?

Insurance investment trends in the LATAM market

Jose Carlos Justo, Equity Portfolio Manager at SURA Asset Management, explains the Peruvian market's current challenges and where they see big areas for growth.

How insurance investors can implement climate solutions

Hetal Patel, Head of Climate Investment Risk, Phoenix Group, discusses how the insurance industry can develop and learn to effectively rise to the challenge of net zero and decarbonisation.

Inflation and what insurance investors need to consider

Gilles Moëc, Chief Economist, AXA Group, discusses his views on the ongoing issues with the high inflation rate and other risks to economic growth.

Case study: Inside Phoenix Group’s net zero targets

Sindhu Krishna, Head of Sustainable Investments Office, at Phoenix Group, shares how the insurer set its climate targets and the challenges that it faced along the way.

Regulator’s view: Wisconsin Commissioner Nathan Houdek on challenges in 2022

Nathan Houdek, Commissioner of Insurance for the State of Wisconsin, at the Office of the Commissioner of Insurance, gives his views on the pressing issues he sees in the industry going forward.

Case study: A practical guide to net-zero- a corporation working to achieve its milestones

Benoit Ribaud, ESG Investment Relations Manager, at TotalEnergies, explains what net zero involves in the context of an energy firm, especially through stakeholder engagement and ensuring transparen...

Is now a good time to consider US taxable municipal bonds?

In Invesco's view, taxable municipal bonds can help European insurance investors navigate the potential effects of inflation and rising interest rates. They offer robust credit quality and strong fund...

Industry body view: rising to the net zero challenge

Ben Howarth, Chief Sustainability Officer, ABI, discusses an industry body’s perspective on the insurance market’s move towards decarbonisation and net zero – the successes and the areas that still need work.
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