Insurers' Investments in Alternatives on the Rise: Group Vice
Presidents John Andre and Ken Frino, along with Assistant Vice
President Ken Johnson, discuss how the U.S. property/casualty and
life/annuity sectors have been increasing allocations to Schedule BA
assets as a way to increase investment returns: http://www.ambest.com/v.asp?v=fmalternatives814Rated U.S. Captives Outpacing Commercial Peers: Assistant Vice
President Steven Chirico talks about how the U.S. captive insurers
A.M. Best follows continue to outperform the commercial insurance
sector in every key financial measure and discusses legislative issues
surrounding the industry: http://www.ambest.com/v.asp?v=fmcaptives814Mexico Industry Gears Up for Risk-Based Insurance Supervision:
From A.M. Best’s Mexico City office, Director of Analysis Alfonso
Novelo looks at the approaching risk-based supervision of insurance
companies in Mexico and how it may impact insurers operating in the
OLDWICK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
A.M. Best’s latest episode of “First Monday,” the monthly program
featuring commentary by the company's leading analysts, looks at rising
investment allocations to Schedule BA assets among U.S.
property/casualty and life/annuity companies; the U.S. captive
composite's continued outperformance over its commercial peers; and the
potential impact of Mexico's approaching risk-based solvency regime.
Click on http://www.ambest.com/v.asp?v=firstmonday814
to view the video program.
The August 2014 episode of “First Monday” includes:
Each month, “First Monday” will provide A.M. Best’s point of view
concerning timely topics or growing trends that are affecting
(re)insurance company operations, and in some cases, the analytics
behind Best’s Credit Ratings process. Go to http://www.ambest.com/v.asp?v=firstmonday814
to view the latest edition. To suggest topics for A.M. Best’s analytic
teams to address, send an e-mail to FirstMonday@ambest.com.
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