• Oil Prices - A Fluid Situation: Opportunities for Investors in the Energy Sector

    The one constant in the history of global oil prices is change. The current price drop, while it lasts, will benefit energy consumers more than it will hurt energy producers, and lower energy spending will stimulate the economies of oil importing countries.

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  • Conning’s Award-Winning Risk Management Software Extends Its Lead In Credit Risk Modeling And User Calibration Technology

     Version 6.4 provides unique benefits to address illiquidity in spread dynamics

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  • Conning’s GEMS® Software Receives Best Economic Scenario Generator Award

    from Insurance Risk Magazine for Third Time in Four Years

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  • Cathay Financial Holdings Announces Acquisition of Conning

    Expands Cathay's asset management business globally and adds breadth and depth of services for both Conning and Cathay clients across Asia, Europe and North America

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  • Conning and World Risk and Insurance News launch new video series: “Connecting with Conning”

    The new video series will feature Conning leaders discussing topics such as investment strategies and new research and trends affecting decision-making in the insurance industry.

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  • Emerging Markets: Conning's perspective

    “As a means to enhance investment portfolio diversification, emerging markets offer a solution that can focus on risk-adjusted returns on capital, enhance income in a low rate environment, and fit within a constantly evolving regulatory framework. Conning’s global approach recognizes these fundamental needs of the insurance industry.”

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  • Conning is one of the leading global insurance asset managers

    Our investment professionals adhere to a consistent, disciplined investment philosophy that is supported by our research and extensive market experience.

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  • Conning Understands the Unique Risks Facing Insurance Companies

    We offer analytical expertise and advanced modeling capabilities to support our clients' strategic financial goals.

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  • Conning's Insurance Industry Research Drives Strategic Planning

    Leading insurers and service firms to the industry rely on Conning's analyses to make smarter, more informed decisions about their business.

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Conning Highlights

MAR 30, 2015Conning Study Highlights U.S. Life Insurance Companies’ Increasing Exposure to Triple-B Corporate Credit Despite Declining Risk Premiums

A recent survey conducted by Conning with the American Council of Life Insurers (ACLI) captured the concerns of 50 U.S. life insurance CEOs, highlighting declining investment income and the need for capital appreciation as primary concerns.

DEC 18, 2014Conning acts as strategic adviser for Farmers Mutual Hail Insurance Company's acquisition of John Deere Crop Insurance

Farmers Mutual Hail Insurance Company of Iowa (FMH) today announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire John Deere Insurance Company and John Deere Risk Protection, Inc.

NOV 26, 20142014 CT Insurance Market Brief: The Challenges of Planning for the Future

In this executive perspective, Woody Bradford discusses the benefits of a comprehensive approach when planning for the future.

NOV 12, 2014Cathay Financial Holdings Announces Acquisition of Conning

“This transaction is good for Conning’s clients and employees, as well as the long-term strategy of our company,” said Mr. Bradford. “Cathay supports the continuation of our firm’s client-focused culture and service model and will provide additional resources to accelerate our business plans and further enhance the value proposition for our clients.”

OCT 14, 2014Replicating Portfolios Revisited

Authored by Conning's Alexey Botvinnik, Alexander Tazov and Milliman this paper takes a deeper look at the replicating portfolios method and how it can be enhanced to achieve better solutions to the approximation problem. Two methods allowing for a robust and reliable calibration of replicating portfolios are discussed.


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