Insurers’ investment strategies are constantly evolving in response to, as well as in anticipation of, market, economic, and own organisational changes. Here we provide insight and analysis into the views of market participants and influencers on the latest developments taking place globally and how they have impacted asset allocation, investment, and trading decision-making.

CIO view: why small cap firms are a good bet as the economy recovers

Max Gokhman, Head of Asset Allocation at Pacific Life Fund Advisors – part of Pacific Life, explains why 2021 will be a positive year for risk assets, why the firm is focused on the US, and why now is the time ...

Climate scenarios: a rigorous framework for managing climate financial risks and opportunities

Climate change is one of the defining issues of our age. Its physical manifestations are negatively affecting ecosystems, human health, and economic infrastructure. And much more disruptive outcomes...

Case study: How Generali is focusing on real estate to counter low interest rates

Natalia Soboleva, Lead Investments Governance and Compliance at Generali, explains how the firm approaches real estate investments and why the asset class is particularly attractive in the current market enviro...

CIO view: Understanding risk dynamics to shape future investments

Massimo di Tria, Chief Investment Officer at Cattolica Assicurazioni - Società Cooperativa explains the top priorities for insurance investors to achieve strategic asset allocation

CIO view: how to turn a crisis into an investment opportunity

Ashish Dafria, Chief Investment Officer at Aviva talks low interest rates, central bank policy and how to spot opportunities amidst the pandemic

Looking at the notable evolutions in the insurance investment industry

By Steve Doire CPA, CFA, CPCU, Strategic Platform and Client Advisor at Clearwater Analytics

Insurers: A potent plan of attack for 2021

In this video and companion paper, Multi-Asset Insurance Strategist Tim Antonelli at Wellington Management lays out several proposed areas of focus to help insurers successfully navigate 2021.

Rethinking market and reference data management

Why buy-side firms who want to succeed must rethink their data management strategy

What does the Covid-19 vaccine announcement mean for the global economy

Jérôme Haegeli, Group Chief Economist at the Swiss Re Institute explores the structural themes that will be shaping the global economy in 2021 and beyond
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