Rich Sega Discusses How Senator Warren's Presidential Campaign is Impacting Wall Street


Rich Sega, Global Chief Investment Strategist at Conning, discusses Senator Elizabeth Warren’s presidential run and its impact on Wall Street. 

Bill Burns Named to Acadia Professional's Value Based Care Risk Advisory Board


Bill Burns, a vice president Insurance Research, was recently appointed to an advisory panel serving Acadia Professional, LLC. The Value Based Care Risk Advisory Board will counsel Acadia on the U.S. healthcare reimbursement system’s transition from fee-for-service to “value-based” and the impact on healthcare risk. 

Daniel Finn Interviews with Insurance Asset Risk at its Americas 2019 Conference


Daniel Finn, head of risk solutions at Conning, offers views on stress-test best practices for insurers and the need for a holistic perspective on portfolio risks during this this interview with Insurance Asset Risk at its Americas 2019 conference in September.

Karel Citroen Talks to Bloomberg on Washington's Largest-Ever Bond Sale


Karel Citroen, head of municipal research at Conning, is featured in Bloomberg on Washington D.C.’s impending sale of about $1 billion in muni bonds. Muni sales have increased 20% this year compared to the same period last year, taking advantage of falling interest rates.

Conning: Life Insurance Sector Catching Up in Terms of Innovation


Both internal and external pressures are weighing on the life insurance sector to drive innovation and technology adoption. Recent flat sales, a need to generate returns on capital and external pressures such as regulations, customer behaviors, and market dynamics, have forced life insurers to innovate, according to a new study by Conning.

New Viewpoint Offers Insight on FHLB Programs and Issues for Insurers to Consider


A membership in a Federal Home Loan Bank (FHLB) could be a valuable benefit for insurers in this time of lower yields, as its borrowing programs may help enhance profitability, balance-sheet strength and financial stability.

Don Townswick Speaks with Bloomberg On How U.S. - China Trade Talks are Impacting the U.S. Market


Don Townswick, director of equity strategies at Conning, offers insight on the state of the U.S. market as U.S.-China trade talks continue.

Best Practices for Insurers to Manage Risk Associated with Variable Annuity Guarantees


Insurers may wish to take advantage of technological innovations to manage the complex risks associated with both variable annuity guarantees and the associated ALM/hedging framework. Conning’s Jeremy Lachtrupp shares insights in his paper, featured in Society of Actuaries’ Risks & Rewards magazine. 

Matt Daly Talks with CNN Business on the Possible Market Effects of a Warren Presidency


Matt Daly, a managing director and head of corporate credit research at Conning, shares insight with CNN Business on the possible effects an Elizabeth Warren presidency could have on markets. 

Dan MacKenzie Talks to InsuranceERM About Sector Opportunities Among Challenges for Insurers and Reinsurers


Dan MacKenzie, software product manager and a managing director at Conning, is featured in InsuranceERM identifying sector opportunities among the increasing challenges for insurers and reinsurers.