Policy mistakes could still kill economic recovery, Insurance Risk Europe conference hears
Lack of product innovation means not enough products work in the low interest rate environment, panellists complain
Flight to fixed income exposing reinsurers to low yields and interest and inflation risks
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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The increase in the number of periodical payment orders being awarded to personal injury claimants is presenting general insurers with new risk management challenges, more akin to those faced by life insurers. Clive Davidson finds that a consistent approach...
The inflation derivatives market is characterised by long-dated trades, big notional sizes, a lack of liquidity and – where corporate clients are involved – a lack of collateral. In other words, it is exactly the kind of business that will be punished...
Inflation is one of the top risks facing pension funds, but how can they deal with the risk while still maintaining adequate returns?
Overestimated inflation projections could be costing UK defined benefit scheme sponsors more than £50 billion in unnecessary funding commitments, a corporate adviser warns
Pension funds and investment firms highlight inflation, interest rate and currency risks of US default in open letters to President Obama
Current US economic data is masking the cheapness of inflation hedging
This paper discusses a number of diverse considerations that risk managers need to incorporate into their thought processes and recurring procedures if they are to fulfill their role more effectively in the future