Traditional German life funds are dominated by fixed income, with a focus on credit and covered bonds. But will Solvency II models encourage more diverse portfolios? Anke Dembowski reports
Two European structured product trade associations have begun publishing issuer credit spreads on their websites to increase transparency. Deutscher Derivate Verband (DDV), the German derivative association,...
Insurance Risk and BNY Mellon have conducted a survey to look at how insurance companies are preparing for the new regime and the opportunities and challenges that the changes will bring.
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