This paper examines the U.S. commercial mortgage loan (CML) market and U.S. insurers’ investments in CMLs.
Market sentiment towards the Chinese currency has shifted significantly
This research examines the evolution of baby boomer balance sheets and attempts to assess and quantify its implications for markets and investors.
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.
Inventories tend to have a cycle of their own, growing and contracting several times over the course of an expansion.
Despite the Swiss National Bank (SNB) continued to characterise the Swiss franc as highly valued, we suggest that any overvaluation may be illusory.
The economic backdrop in 2019 has been characterized by weakness in manufacturing being offset by the resilience of services and health of the consumer.
In this paper, we (1) discuss the key considerations for insurers when allocating to alternatives and (2) make the case for core alternatives strategies.
ON JUNE 20-21, WE ATTENDED THE 2019 IFRS CONFERENCE IN LONDON TO STAY INFORMED ON IMPORTANT REGULATORY ISSUES AFFECTING THE INSURANCE INDUSTRY TODAY.
Implications for insurance capital requirements