Insurance-linked securities are gaining popularity as a diversifying asset class, but what are the available strategies, underlying risks and costs?
Rachel Fixsen speaks to PGGM and AP3, two pioneer investors in the insurance-linked market
Diversification across catastrophe risks between different territories and natural perils is essential, according to Anthony Harrington
Diversifying into aviation, marine and energy risks through private placements makes sense from a risk-and-return perspective, writes Anthony Harrington
Investors in insurance-linked securities (ILS) generally underwrite non-life risk, but sometimes insurers are willing to offload life risk as well, finds Carlo Svaluto Moreolo. What can investors expect from entering the life-risk market?
PLSA warns of scammers targeting Carillion pension scheme members
Workers’ union threatens industrial action over closure of schemes it claims are in surplus
Market exit follows loss of only major client; company to continue asset management services
AXA IM and Amundi appointed to run assets to help meet payments to social security system
Danish pension fund describes Morten Schou’s departure as “amicable and undramatic”
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