Conning is Pleased to Announce its Newest Focus Series  - ESG in the Insurance Industry


The Conning Focus Series, “ESG in the Insurance Industry” examines how ESG concerns have increased recently, and how insurers are measuring and disclosing their progress in addressing the concerns.

The Importance of a Strategic Approach to ESG Investments


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


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


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

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


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


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


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


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

Conning Climate Risk Analysis Tool Wins Two Industry Awards


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.

The Case for ESG Investing and Its Adoption by P&C Insurers


Sean Kurian, Head of Institutional Solutions, shares insight with on how ESG investing is infiltrating the property and casualty industry.