Alternatives are a hot-topic asset at the moment and hopes are still pinned on the insurance industry making massive forays into this asset class to provide investment in the real economy. In this note we look through to exposure of Nordic insurers to alternative asset classes.
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Leading asset management companies discuss setting an industry-wide standard for Solvency II reporting on investment holdings for insurers.
Chris Leslie MP, Shadow Financial Secretary, today called on the Chancellor to initiate higher level debate on the effects of Solvency II on UK policyholders and business.
Covered bonds, captives, credit ratings, tweets. “US proposals would add student or car loans that could attract different investors drawn to risk rather than stability.”
Contents: solvency II and cloud computing, solvency II-friendly investment, risk management slide presentation Cloud computing under Solvency II Cloud computing will have to comply with Solvency II outsourcing provisions. Lexology reports on the implications of the Directive for the UK insurance industry. Cloud computing “is a form of outsourcing by which vendors can supply computer…