Investment risk management in the insurance sector is unique, underpinned by stringent regulatory regimes, demanding portfolio risk policies, evolving reporting procedures, and analytical solutions. Here we provide insight and expert perspectives on how those responsible for risk management are meeting existing and emerging demands on their organisations.

Lack of holistic investment case holding back urban investment

Institutional investors urged to work with cities despite issues to achieve climate resilience and mitigation strategies.

Insurers: Inflation and interest rates still the big challenge

Markets still nervous about effects of inflation on economy in 2024, say new surveys, which could change portfolio management strategies.

Investing in the Age of Artificial Intelligence

Generali Insurance Asset Management delves into how Artificial Intelligence (AI) is transforming their processes, as well as where they see investment opportunities.

What are the macro issues insurers need to watch in 2024?

Thomas Holzheu, Chief Economist, Americas, Swiss Re, looks at the state of play heading into 2024 for the Fed, geopolitics, the economy, and more.

Is framework uniformity the most pressing global ESG investment need?

Three investment professionals weigh in on whether international regime differences are a hindrance in developing ESG strategies.

Prudential Regulation Authority publishes Solvency II update

The new PRA consultation paper focuses on Solvency II reforms largely welcomed by the industry.

"Boring" robots key for investors as populations change

Pandemonium around flashy tech masks significance of other investments as populations change, said James Pomeroy, Global Economist at HSBC.

Asset classes in 2024: Old risks still present biggest market challenge

Panel discussion highlights the new – and recurring – issues in the market for investors looking for yield and stability.

As UK economy ‘flatlines’, opportunities for local growth emerge

Investors will benefit from long-term UK infrastructure allocation, says Sir Howard Davies, Chairperson of NatWest Group.
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