With significant capital balances and tight business line margins, insurers need to ensure that they have access to liquidity, they maximise return on capital allocations, and are able to preserve cash valuations. This section offers insight from those charged with excellence in treasury, capital, liquidity, and cash management on the latest trends and market developments

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Italian insurers’ profitability surges with investment returns
  • Tuesday, Apr 16, 2024

A new report says that Italy’s insurers coped well with huge nat cat losses given strong investment returns.

Lloyd’s and PIC announce results for 2023
  • Tuesday, Apr 02, 2024

Some of the big names in the market from different sectors, Lloyd's and Pension Insurance Corporation, announce their 2023 results.

LTAFs remain a controversial topic
  • Tuesday, Mar 26, 2024

The long-term aspect of LTAFs was questioned but overall effectiveness was highlighted at an industry panel discussion.

Big UK insurers release 2023 results
  • Friday, Mar 08, 2024

Lloyd’s, Aviva, Beazley, and Hiscox all release financial results for 2023.

UK Budget 2024 announcement – investment zones and ‘progress’ on inflation
  • Wednesday, Mar 06, 2024

British finance minister announces hopes for recovery in GDP growth in 2024 budget

Munich Re 2023 results: Big returns but warning of climate events
  • Monday, Mar 04, 2024

German reinsurance giant Munich Re said it surpassed its profit target for the third consecutive year in 2023.

M&A activity has slowed – what will it mean for investments?
  • Wednesday, Feb 28, 2024

New report says the M&A rate for insurance companies in 2023 dropped off compared to 2022.

European insurers report "record year in 2023"
  • Friday, Feb 23, 2024

Several of Europe’s largest carriers have announced their 2023 results.

NA life insurers reveal healthy investment results
  • Wednesday, Feb 21, 2024

Some of the US and Canada’s largest life insurers reveal healthy returns even as industry expected to slow in 2024.

Swiss Re: High interest rate drives bumper investment result
  • Tuesday, Feb 20, 2024

Global giant Swiss Re says higher interest rate environment supporting positive results for investments.

Will US growth see interest rates staying high?
  • Monday, Feb 19, 2024

What will happen to US fixed income if the US Federal Reserve keeps interest rates higher for longer?