Awards, rankings and other forms of recognition are not a guarantee of Conning’s future performance.

 

     

Asia Asset Management: Best Insurance Asset Manager

Conning Asia Pacific Limited (CAPL) was awarded “Best Insurance Asset Manager” by Asia Asset Management in its 2021 Best of the Best Awards. This award recognizes the asset manager that has demonstrated the ability to deliver service, performance, and innovative solutions to its insurance clients in Asia. Judges evaluated firms with qualitative factors such as embracing new technology to improve the services that it provides and to bolster its digital profile, and the components the company has put in place to commit to responsible investing. CAPL did not pay a fee to Asia Asset Management in exchange for the award. A one-time fee was paid to Asia-Pacific Media Limited, owner of Asia Asset Management, for use of the 2021 Best of the Best Awards logo (Best Insurance Asset Manager). For more information regarding this award and award provider, please click here.

   

Insights & Mandate: Global Multi-Asset (3 Years)

Conning Asia Pacific Limited (CAPL) was awarded “Best Global Multi-Asset (3 Years)” by Insights & Mandate in its 2021 Professional Investment Awards. This award recognizes the asset manager that has the best global multi-asset performance based on annualized returns for the three-year period ending December 31, 2020. CAPL did not pay a fee to Asia Asset Management in exchange for the award. A one-time fee was paid to Sean’s Investment Advisor Ltd, owner of Insights & Mandate, for use of the 2021 Professional Investments Awards logo.  For more information regarding this award and award provider, please click here.

  

Insurance Asia News: Best Global Fixed Income Manager

Conning Asia Pacific Limited (CAPL) was awarded “Best Global Fixed Income Manager” by Insurance Asia News in its 2021 Institutional Asset Management Awards. The awards recognize exceptional work done by third party asset managers on behalf of their insurance company clients across the Asia Pacific region. Awards are open to any asset manager, product provider or service provider that is serving insurance company clients. Judges evaluated business successes in 2020 including quantitative factors such as assets gathered, new clients won, additional mandates gained from existing clients, examples of outstanding fund performance, product and service innovations. Qualitative factors such as client testimonials, independent data, and contextual assessments were also reviewed. CAPL did not pay a fee to Insurance Asia News in exchange for the award. A one-time fee was paid t Insurance Asia News for use of the 2021 Institutional Asset Management Awards Best Global Fixed Income Manager logo. For more information regarding the award provider and criteria for this award, please click here.

     

Insurance Asia News: Best Multi-Asset Fund House (Balanced)

Conning Asia Pacific Limited (CAPL) was awarded “Best Multi-Asset Fund House (Balanced)” by Insurance Asia News in its 2021 Institutional Asset Management Awards. The awards recognize exceptional work done by third party asset managers on behalf of their insurance company clients across the Asia Pacific region. Awards are open to any asset manager, product provider or service provider that is serving insurance company clients. Judges evaluated business successes in 2020 including quantitative factors such as assets gathered, new clients won, additional mandates gained from existing clients, examples of outstanding fund performance, product and service innovations. Qualitative factors such as client testimonials, independent data, and contextual assessments were also reviewed. CAPL did not pay a fee to Insurance Asia News in exchange for the award. A one-time fee was paid to Insurance Asia News for use of the 2021 Institutional Asset Management Awards Best Multi-Asset Fund House (Balanced) logo. For more information regarding the award provider and criteria for this award, please click here.

     

Insurance Asia News: Best Risk Management Firm

Conning Asia Pacific Limited (CAPL) was awarded “Best Risk Management Firm” by Insurance Asia News in its 2021 Institutional Asset Management Awards. The awards recognize exceptional work done by third party asset managers on behalf of their insurance company clients across the Asia Pacific region. Awards are open to any asset manager, product provider or service provider that is serving insurance company clients. Judges evaluated business successes in 2020 including quantitative factors such as assets gathered, new clients won, additional mandates gained from existing clients, examples of outstanding fund performance, product and service innovations. Qualitative factors such as client testimonials, independent data, and contextual assessments were also reviewed. CAPL did not pay a fee to Insurance Asia News in exchange for the award. A one-time fee was paid to Insurance Asia News for use of the 2021 Institutional Asset Management Awards Best Risk Management Firm logo. For more information regarding the award provider and criteria for this award, please click here.

     

Insurance Asset Risk: Climate Mitigation Investment Initiative of the Year

Conning Asset Management Limited (CAML) was awarded “Climate Mitigation Investment Initiative of the Year” by Insurance Asset Risk in its Insurance Asset Risk EMEA Awards 2021 program. In the first round of judging, a small group of category judges reviewed submitted entry material and then scored the entries in a secret ballot. Votes were counted and verified by Insurance Asset Risk's editorial team. The top entries in each category were shortlisted and put through to a larger judging panel who scored the entries for a second round of voting by secret ballot to determine the winners. Category judges reviewed submitted entry material based on qualitative factors such as how well this initiative helps its users/participants understand and integrate climate risks in its investment function. Judges also reviewed whether this solution enables users and participants to harness the financial opportunities from a transition to a low carbon economy, the initiative should demonstrate a positive output towards the transition. Conning did not pay a fee to Insurance Asset Risk for the award. A one-time fee was paid to Field Gibson Media Limited, owner of Insurance Asset Risk, to use the 2021 Insurance Asset Risk EMEA Awards logo (Climate Mitigation Investment Initiative of the Year). For more information regarding this award and award provider, please click here.

     

InsuranceERM: Climate Risk Management Solution of the Year

Conning Asset Management Limited (CAML) was awarded “Climate Risk Management Solution of the Year” by InsuranceERM magazine in its InsuranceERM EMEA Awards 2021 program. In the first round of judging, a small group of category judges reviewed submitted entry material and then scored the entries in a secret ballot. Votes were counted and verified by InsuranceERM's editorial team. The top entries in each category were shortlisted and put through to a larger judging panel who scored the entries for a second round of voting by secret ballot to determine the winners. Category judges reviewed submitted entry material based on qualitative factors such as how well the solution helps insurers integrate climate risk management into the company's business strategy, products and services, as well as helps with climate risk mitigation and adaptation and helps insurers build resilience to climate risk and improves their internal expertise. Conning did not pay a fee to InsuranceERM for the award. A one-time fee was paid to Field Gibson Media Limited, owner of InsuranceERM, to use the 2021 InsuranceERM EMEA Awards logo (Climate Risk Management Solution of the Year). For more information regarding this award and award provider, please click here.

     

InsuranceERM: Climate Risk Initiative of the Year

Conning, Inc. was awarded “Climate Risk Initiative of the Year” by InsuranceERM magazine in its 2021 Americas Awards program. The program aims to recognize people and companies making outstanding contributions to enterprise risk management. In the first round of judging, a small group of category judges reviewed submitted entry material and then scored the entries in a secret ballot. Votes were counted and verified by InsuranceERM's editorial team. The top entries in each category were shortlisted and put through to a larger judging panel who scored the entries for a second round of voting by secret ballot to determine the winners. Conning did not pay a fee to InsuranceERM for the award. A one-time fee was paid to Field Gibson Media Limited, owner of InsuranceERM, to use the 2021 IERM Americas Awards logo (Climate risk initiative of the year). For more information regarding this award and award provider, please click here.

   

InsuranceERM: Insurance Asset Manager of the Year

Conning, Inc. was named “Insurance Asset Manager of the Year” by InsuranceERM magazine in its 2021 Americas Awards program. The program aims to recognize people and companies making outstanding contributions to enterprise risk management. In the first round of judging, a small group of category judges reviewed submitted entry material and then scored the entries in a secret ballot. Votes were counted and verified by InsuranceERM's editorial team. The top entries in each category were shortlisted and put through to a larger judging panel who scored the entries for a second round of voting by secret ballot to determine the winners. Conning did not pay a fee to InsuranceERM for the award. A one-time fee was paid to Field Gibson Media Limited, owner of InsuranceERM, to use the 2021 IERM Americas Awards logo (lnsurance asset manager of the year). For more information regarding this award and award provider, please click here.

   

Pensions & Investments: Best Places to Work in Money Management

Conning, Inc. was recognized as one of the “2020 Best Places to Work in Money Management” among firms of our size by Pensions & InvestmentsQuantitative factors included a firm having at least twenty employees in the U.S., having at least $100 million of discretionary assets under management or advisement and being in business for at least one year. In part one, the employer completed a questionnaire about the firm’s policies, practices, benefits and demographics. In part two, employees were emailed an engagement and satisfaction survey that consisted of 78 statements. Employees were asked to respond on a 1-to-5 scale of “Disagree Strongly” to “Agree Strongly.” The compiled data allowed Best Companies Group to determine the strengths and weaknesses of the participating firms. Employee responses accounted for 75% of the total company score, with the employer responses making up the remaining 25%. Conning did not pay a fee to Pensions & Investments in exchange for the rating. A one-time license fee was paid to Crain Communications, Inc., the owner of Pensions & Investments, to use the 2020 Pensions & Investments Best Places to Work logo. For more information regarding the award provider and criteria for this award, please click here.

   

Principles for Responsible Investment 

Conning, Inc. received an ‘A+’ score for its overarching approach to ESG Strategy and Governance in its 2020 Assessment Report from the UN Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI). Conning has been a signatory to the UN Principles since 2012, and underscored its commitment to incorporating Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) factors into credit ratings and analysis in a systematic and transparent way by signing the PRI’s ESG in credit risk and ratings statement last year. This is based on information reported directly by signatories. Conning did not pay a fee to PRI in exchange for the rating. For more information regarding this rating, please click here.

   

Reactions: Insurance Asset Management Firm of the Year

Conning Asset Management Limited (CAML) was named “Insurance Asset Management Firm of the Year” for the London Market by Reactions magazine. Qualitative factors included insurance asset managers that performed especially well during 2019 in areas such as client-service levels. Quantitative factors include investment performance, and in the ways it has grown and improved its standing in the re/insurance industry. The London Market Awards honor the industry’s leading underwriting companies, broking firms and service providers for their achievements in the past calendar year. CAML did not pay a fee to Reactions in exchange for the award. A one-time fee was paid to Euromoney Trading Limited, owner of Reactions, to use the 2020 Insurance Asset Management Firm of the Year logo. For more information regarding this award and award provider, please click here.

   

Risk.net: Market Scenario Generator of the Year

Conning, Inc.'s GEMS® Economic Scenario Generator was named Market Scenario Generator of the Year in Risk.net’s 2021 Risk Markets Technology Awards. The award’s judges cited the software’s comprehensive approach and advanced methodology as key strengths. Conning, Inc. did not pay a fee to Risk.net for the award. A one-time fee was paid to Infopro Digital Services, Ltd., the owner of Risk.net, to use the Risk Markets Technology Awards logo. For more information regarding this award and award provider, please click here.

   

Risk.net: Life and Pensions ALM System of the Year

Conning, Inc. was named Life and Pensions ALM System of the Year in Risk.net’s 2021 Risk Technology Awards. The award’s judge panel includes technology users, risk management practitioners and members of the Risk.net editorial team. Qualitative factors includes the firm’s response to the pandemic to service clients, meeting industry needs, and differentiators from other vendors. Conning, Inc. did not pay a fee to Risk.net for the award. A one-time fee was paid to Infopro Digital Services, Ltd., the owner of Risk.net, to use the Risk Technology Awards logo. For more information regarding this award and award provider, please click here.

   

MoneyAge: Technology Provider of the Year

Conning Asset Management Limited (CAML) was named Technology Provider of the Year by MoneyAge in its 2021 Asset Management Awards. The Asset Management Awards are designed to recognize outstanding achievement in the UK/European institutional and retail asset management spaces. The objectives of the awards are to honor the outstanding professionals and firms in the many and varied fields of asset management. Qualitative factors include recognizing, celebrating, and promoting best practices, supporting continuing development, contributing towards raising the standards of asset management and providing recognition for those who are providing effective support to the sector. CAML did not pay a fee to MoneyAge in exchange for the award. A one-time fee was made to Perspective Publishing Limited, owner of MoneyAge, to use the 2021 Asset Management Awards Technology Provider of the Year logo. For more information regarding this award and award provider, please click here.