Find Vendors, Conferences, and White Papers
Search results in category Insurance Products
Can colors be trademarked? Colors and color combinations have increasingly become important in identifying the commercial origin of products or services around the world.
Published: 01/14/2013 in Insurance Products
Cutwater conducted its second annual survey of defined benefit pension plans across the US to gain insights into the strategies, risk tolerances and intentions of plans as they face market uncertainty, low interest rates and depressed funded ratios.
Published: 10/01/2014 in Risk Management
Risk Managers typically get the opportunity to sit in front of a property insurance underwriter once a year to present the overall risk profile of their company. These meetings are focused on property risk control information to give the Risk Manager
Published: 05/30/2012 in Industry Solutions
While the recent recession spared almost no market segment of the global economy, public entities in the U.S. have suffered more than most.
The Federal Reserve's largesse does, in the words of its own Jeremy Stein, "flow into all of the cracks". The result is elevated valuations, from Twitter to emerging market debt. This film has been run before.
Published: 04/01/2013 in Insurance Products
As the U.S. stock market returned to its previous highs in recent weeks, a chorus of confidence predicted continuing gains. The historical evidence is not encouraging, since expectations are already incorporated into stock prices.
Central bankers are talking more about the unintended consequences of their actions. Ebullient risk takers beware.
Published: 02/01/2014 in Insurance Products
This issue of General ReView focuses on the "implicit" net investment spread estimated for the US life insurance companies and shows interesting trends and stories for the last decade for the industry.
Published: 06/01/2014 in Insurance Products
Inflation is too low, say central bankers. But there are reasons that this may solve itself.
Central bank policy has been successful, if judged by its intent of promoting risk taking. But the resulting distortions turn up in unexpected places.