Deal with Dutch insurer Aegon marks French bank’s first major transaction in the longevity swap market
Influx of new swap intermediaries and improved risk modelling to spur expansion
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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Issuance of longevity bonds could provide liquidity but costs may outweigh benefits, says organisation
For every extra year a pension scheme member lives, liabilities increase 3%, according to Club Vita's Gaches
The pharmaceutical and care-home industries could be suitable counterparties for longevity swaps, Swiss Re has suggested. With concerns over whether reinsurers can provide sufficient long-term capacity for longevity risks, Swiss Re argues that these...
The announcement of ITV’s longevity swap could indicate a sea change in pension funds’ approach to risk management solutions. However, smaller funds could find themselves left behind. Thomas Whittaker reports
Trustee chairman Graham Parrott says the deal removes "significant risk" from the television company's pension scheme
Pension funds in the US are becoming increasingly aware of the need for pension risk management and pension risk transfers, as new pension regulations are implemented
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