reinsurance

Investment Strategy

The impact of reinsurance on product design

Over the past few years several direct insurers and reinsurers have exited the superannuation market in Australia over high claims and concerns over poor data, which has done little to help the reduced but still persistent life underinsurance gap. This exit has caused a lack of capacity, particularly reinsurance capacity, and is the biggest problem […]
Hedge Funds

Turning tables on insurers for a premium return

Insurance – it’s everywhere. We all use it. Someone makes money from it, and it might as well be institutional investors and their clients, writes KATE WILKIE, a product specialist in Credit Suisse Asset Management’s alternatives solutions business.. Risk transfer is an age old process. The popular book titled “The Richest Man in Babylon”, set […]
Hedge Funds

Turning tables on insurers for a premium return

Insurance – it’s everywhere. We all use it. Someone makes money from it, and it might as well be institutional investors and their clients, writes KATE WILKIE, a product specialist in Credit Suisse Asset Management’s alternatives solutions business.. Risk transfer is an age old process. The popular book titled “The Richest Man in Babylon”, set […]