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The Importance of a Strategic Approach to ESG Investments

04/01/2021

Matt Daly, Head of Corporate and Municipal Teams, and Sean Kurian, Head of Institutional Solutions, speak to PlanSponsor about the importance of a strategic approach to ESG investment selection.


Optimizing Investment Returns in Current Market Conditions

03/31/2021

Mark Saunders and Alexey Botvinnik discuss market risk in the current environment and a more holistic approach to strategic asset analysis with Insurance Asset Risk.


Conning Enhances Proprietary Insurance Research Portal

03/26/2021

Conning has enhanced its insurance industry research portal, home to its latest research reports and 30-year archive of proprietary research materials.


The Inflation Specter Looms for Property/Casualty Insurers

03/24/2021

Bill Burns, a director in Conning’s Insurance Research group, was featured in an Inside Medical Liability article on incorporating innovation into a changing MPL industry.


Karel Citroen Weighs in on the State of the Municipal and U.S. Treasury Markets

03/24/2021

Karel Citroen, Head of Municipal Bond Research, weighs in on the municipal market with recent focus on the U.S. Treasury market in a The Bond Buyer article.


Paul Norris Discusses the Current Condition of the Commercial Real Estate Market

03/23/2021

Paul Norris, Head of Structured Products, shares insight with CIO Magazine on the current state of the commercial real estate market.


Karel Citroen Discusses Municipal Bonds and the Most Recent Stimulus Package

03/22/2021

Karel Citroen, Head of Municipal Credit Research, speaks with CNN Business about the stimulus package recently passed by Congress. 


Conning Viewpoint: Private Placements May Offer Yield Boost to Portfolios

03/11/2021

Conning has posted a Viewpoint discussing the potential opportunities private placements may offer insurance company portfolios. In an era of low interest rates, private placements may offer greater yields than public bonds of similar quality and duration along with greater investor protections and the ability to customize maturities to match an insurance company’s unique liabilities.


Don Townswick Discusses the Equity Market with MarketWatch

03/10/2021

Don Townswick, director of equity strategies, was featured in MarketWatch on recent equity market activity.


Conning Climate Risk Analysis Tool Wins Two Industry Awards

03/04/2021

Conning’s climate risk analysis tools have won two awards, InsuranceERM’s Climate Risk Management Solution of the Year and Insurance Asset Risk’s Climate Mitigation Investment Initiative of the Year.