Asset and liability management
Greater flexibility welcomed, but problems may remain for mortgage lenders
Charge was felt to be "too difficult to capture" without complex rules
QIS was due to get under way last month but will now start in mid-2015
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First consultation paper on banking book interest rate exposure is expected in March
The case for targeting core rather than headline inflation for long-term hedgers
UK general insurers eye illiquid assets to match growing long-term liabilities
ALM benefits potentially outweighed by rise in lapses
Firms urged to rush restructuring of portfolios for Solvency II long-term guarantee measure
The perennial challenge for insurers and reinsurers is to make certain that the assets they hold will cover all their present and future liabilities. Traditionally, companies have sought to manage t...
Insurers predicted to increase ETF exposure
Insurers are rethinking their investment strategies and beginning to increase their exposure to private equity. Some are even looking at it from an asset-liability management perspective.
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With long-term bonds in short supply and falling interest rates putting pressure on earnings, Asian insurers are considering giving up on asset-liability matching in order to chase yield. Blake Ev...
Ultra-low rates forcing companies to shift focus from asset-liability matching
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