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Global Insurance Trends 02.10.2018

Posted October 3, 2018 Category:

Douglas Shillito This week, an A.M.Best survey indicated a significant majority of insurers understand that innovation is increasingly becoming a differentiator in the global marketplace, and Argo Group International released the findings of “The Future of Insurance – 2018 Insights: Risks, Uncertainty and a Looming Talent Gap”. A Willis Towers Watson survey highlighted that increasing […]

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Insurers look to new horizons

Posted September 27, 2018 Category:

The search for new asset classes has gathered momentum across the insurance industry, as the feeling strengthens that the investment paradigm – static for so long – is now shifting. It has been stuck for a decade in a world of quantitative easing, once unthinkably low interest rates and crushingly low yields on the fixed […]

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CIOs look to alternative strategies as cycle enters late phase

Posted September 27, 2018 Category:

One of the biggest changes in sentiment among insurance company CIOs over the last two years has been the steady growth in interest in illiquid assets. These have moved centre stage this year, dramatically so for those attending the third Insurance Investment Exchange seminar of 2018 , held last week in the reassuring splendour of […]

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