Why the US dollar may not be as overvalued as you think
Start the week off right with this one-page snapshot of headlines and market performance.
ON JUNE 20-21, WE ATTENDED THE 2019 IFRS CONFERENCE IN LONDON TO STAY INFORMED ON IMPORTANT REGULATORY ISSUES AFFECTING THE INSURANCE INDUSTRY TODAY.
The potential political, macro and credit risks insurers may want to address in 2019.
Implications for insurance capital requirements
While the latest news provides dramatic headlines, Until the UK population shifts one way or another, it is unlikely the position of UK parliament will change.
The Canadian dollar has weakened throughout the Bank of Canada's hiking cycle over the last two years.
The economic backdrop in 2019 has been characterized by weakness in manufacturing being offset by the resilience of services and health of the consumer.
We emerged with a cautious near-term view from our latest quarterly strategy meeting in early September. In our base case scenario, the global economy is expected to narrowly avoid recession and continue to grow, albeit much more slowly.
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.