Insurers express increased appetite for private market investments

Survey of 80 insurers globally examines investment portfolio positioning plans for 2024.

INVESTMENT | April 15 2024 10:18AM
iA Financial acquires Laurentian Bank’s full-service brokerage division

Approximately 16,000 accounts to be transferred upon transaction’s completion.

INVESTMENT | April 08 2024 10:40AM
Pension risk transfer market volumes in 2023 match record

A sudden shift in economic fortunes could pose a risk to funded positions in the future.

LIFE INSURANCE | April 05 2024 10:55AM
Defined benefit pension funding increases in the first quarter of 2024

DB plans should consider risk management options as ratios improve.

LIFE INSURANCE | April 03 2024 10:45AM
Commercial real estate adversely affects insurers’ 2023 financial results

Recent deterioration has negative impact on earnings; capital levels not affected.

LIFE INSURANCE | March 22 2024 10:57AM
Swiss Re increases stake in Definity

Before this purchase, the reinsurer owned 9.88 per cent of the company’s common shares.

P&C | March 13 2024 10:11AM
Global penalty and disgorgement ordered in discretionary trading case

Registered representative ordered to pay $386,492.

INVESTMENT | February 29 2024 09:57AM