Conning To Acquire Octagon Credit Investors


Conning, a leading global insurance asset management firm, today announced that it has reached a definitive agreement to acquire Octagon Credit Investors, LLC (“Octagon”), a U.S.–based manager of specialized credit asset classes with expertise in collateralized loan obligations (CLOs), bank loans and high yield bonds.  

Conning, Inc. Announces Launch of Conning-Goodwin Capital Core Plus Bond CIF


Conning, Inc. today announced the launch of the Conning-Goodwin Capital Core Plus Bond CIF (“Fund”).

Cathay Financial Holdings Completes Conning Acquisition


Cathay Financial Holding Co., Ltd. (“Cathay”) (TWSE: 2882), a leading financial services provider, today has completed the previously-announced acquisition of Conning Holdings Corp. (“Conning”) through its subsidiary, Cathay Life Insurance Co, Ltd. (“Cathay Life”). Conning is a premier global investment manager focused on the insurance industry with capabilities in risk and capital management and insurance research. 

Conning Builds Strong Case for Portfolio Diversification for Property-Casualty Insurers


A recent Conning® analysis that models the impact of non-traditional and alternative investments on Property/Casualty (P/C) insurers’ portfolios illustrates how diversification may help optimize P/C portfolios’ risk/reward ratio under various market conditions. 

Conning Appoints Donald E. Townswick as Equities Director


Conning, Inc., a leading global provider of investment management solutions, services and research to the insurance industry, today announced the appointment of Donald E. Townswick, CFA, as Director, Equity Products. Based in Hartford, CT, Don will support Conning’s global equity strategy, including the development of new equity strategies.

Conning 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. 

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.


Conning Completes Previously-Announced Acquisition Of Certain Assets Of Insurance Asset Management Business From Brookfield Investment Management


Conning, Inc. (“Conning”), a leading global insurance asset management firm, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of certain assets of Brookfield Investment Management Inc.’s Core Fixed Income Insurance Business.

Conning To Acquire Insurance Asset Management Business From Brookfield Investment Management


Conning to add experienced investment team and increase assets under management, reinforcing its leadership in insurance asset management.

Insurers Embrace U.S. High Dividend Equity Strategies


Conning, a leading investment management company for the global insurance industry, is seeing significant interest from large and mid-sized insurers in U.S. high-dividend equity strategies as they seek to diversify their investment portfolios while preserving investment income.