In lower cost, liquid vehicles, alternative risk premia strategies can strengthen a risk-return profile.
Reaching for yield, which we define as buying bonds with wider spreads after controlling for sector and rating impacts, is a topic that frequently arises in the life insurance industry.
In this paper, we assess the potential risks associated with such a strategy by stressing capital requirements using spread-implied ratings.
Themes and implications from the Global Fixed Income, Currency & Commodities Investment Quarterly
Bond yields remain at or near historic lows around the world, leading to a substantial increase in the value of pension plan liabilities.
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