With significant capital balances and tight business line margins, insurers need to ensure that they have access to liquidity, they maximise return on capital allocations, and are able to preserve cash valuations. This section offers insight from those charged with excellence in treasury, capital, liquidity, and cash management on the latest trends and market developments

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Which asset classes should insurers be looking at in 2024?
  • Monday, Jan 08, 2024

Three industry figures give their views on convertibles and capital efficiency in 2024.

What to expect from 1.1 renewals
  • Wednesday, Dec 20, 2023

Exploring key themes for insurers at the 1.1 renewals season, including how it will affect finances, investment portfolios, and asset management strategies.

New Group CFO for Zurich in 2024
  • Friday, Dec 15, 2023

Zurich Insurance's long-standing Chief Financial Officer to leave after 10 years in early 2024 with replacement announced.

What will US fixed income do in Q1 2024?
  • Monday, Dec 11, 2023

We explore the themes that could be most relevant in Q1 for fixed income investments.

Hong Kong regulator launches consultation on Risk-Based Capital regime
  • Friday, Dec 08, 2023

The regulatory body initiated a six-week consultation period on latest changes.

Next part of Taiwan’s life insurance interest rate change phased in
  • Wednesday, Dec 06, 2023

The market, which was rated bearish earlier this year, is now expected to see more growth due to changes, with rollout cautiously phased in.

Higher-for-longer new norm for French insurance investment
  • Wednesday, Nov 29, 2023

Investment strength set to continue in 2024 in French insurance sector, as other volatility will ease.

Where should insurers look for investment opportunities?
  • Tuesday, Nov 28, 2023

Ricky Varaden from Legal & General Capital, and Angel Kansagra from Lloyd’s, discuss what portfolio management needs in order to be effective in today’s market and where opportunity lies.

UK Autumn Statement sees promise of £11 billion tax cut to fuel investment
  • Wednesday, Nov 22, 2023

Investors could see increase in business investment of £20 billion a year as Jeremy Hunt announces changes to business tax in Autumn Statement.

Investment returns helping drive improved insurance outlook
  • Monday, Nov 20, 2023

Swiss Re Sigma report says better investment is proving more profitable for the industry but market issues remain.

The UK’s biggest insurer posts positive numbers
  • Monday, Nov 20, 2023

Aviva, which was at centre of rumours about a takeover bid, posts 13% rise in premiums for Q3 2023.