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Questionnaire Issued For 2017 Insurance Investment Outsourcing Report

Insurance asset managers have been sent the questionnaire for the fourth edition of the Insurance Investment Outsourcing Report (IIOR) that will profile their performances and contribute to an industry-wide picture of this multi-trillion dollar sector entering 2017. Publication is scheduled for May 1.

For advertising opportunities in IIOR 2017, please contact Alex McCallum of InsurerAM News: alex@insureram.com

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The Week Ahead by JPMorgan Funds
Taking Down the Spinnaker

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TOP OF THE NEWS

Corporate

Deutsche AM To Play Important Role In Deutsche Bank Overhaul

Formal Statement By Standard Life & Aberdeen Asset Management  On Merger Talks

Aberdeen & Standard Life Reported In Combination Talks

Nationwide Completes Acquisition Of Jefferson National

New Service Provides Key Insights Into Insurance Company Investment Styles

Northern Trust Acquiring UBS Fund Services Units in Luxembourg and Switzerland

Markets

Preqin Survey Sees Lower But Uneven Hedge Fund Investment Pattern

US Listed ETFs/ETPs Continue To Set Records

Hedge Fund Investor Redemptions Accelerate Through 2016: Preqin

New Preqin Division Tracks Private Capital Portfolio Performance

New Credit Income Strategy Introduced By Advantus Capital Management

KKR & PAAMCO Join Forces To Create New Alternatives Investment Firm

People

Asset Management Professional Joins Search Firm Charles Sterling

Insurance Specialist Adora Whitaker Joins Deutsche Bank In NY

Gyula Tóth Joins Macquarie IM’s Global Multi Asset Team 

Manning Rountree Succeeds Ray Barrette As White Mountains CEO

Drew Matus Joins MetLife Investments as Chief Market Strategist

Schroders Hires Chris Paine As Multi-Asset Fund Manager

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PEOPLE IN THE NEWS

Free Pass to InsurerAM News for insurers

Insurance AUM
New Service Provides Key Insights Into Insurance Company Investment Styles

NEAM Quick Take: The Times They are a Changin’
The Trump administration has plans to enact significant policy changes.
Insurers should anticipate some bouts of volatility.
By William E. Rotatori, NEAM Chairman & CEO

Insurance Investing in a New World – Mercer

Uncertain Times Squared: The Future of Investing for Insurers
By Alton Cogert, Strategic Asset Alliance

World Economy Strengthens Despite Uncertainty Hitting New Highs
By Keith Wade, Chief Economist and Strategist, Schroders

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4Q & 2016 Insurer Investment Performance Reports

These Insurance Companies Include Commentaries On Investment Performance With Their 4Q & 2016 Results:

Aflac Inc., AmTrust Financial Services, Inc., Allstate Corp., Anthem, Inc., Baldwin & Lyons, Inc., Chubb Limited, Cooperators General Insurance, Donegal Group Inc., Everest Re Ltd., Fidelity & Guaranty Life

The Hanover Insurance Group, Inc., The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc., HCI Group, Inc., Horace Mann Educators Corp., Intact Financial Corp., James River Group Holdings, Ltd, National General Holdings Corp., Navigators Group, Inc., Old Republic International Corp.

OneBeacon Insurance Group, Ltd., RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd., RLI Corp., Selective Insurance Group, Inc., Travelers Companies, Inc., United Fire Group, Inc., Universal Insurance Holdings, Inc., Validus Holdings, Ltd.

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 4Q & 2016 Asset Manager & Insurer Results

 

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