Awards, rankings and other forms of recognition are not a guarantee of Conning’s future performance. Awards may not be representative of any one client’s experience.

 

     

Asia Asset Management: Best Insurance Asset Manager

Conning Asia Pacific Limited (CAPL) won “Best Insurance Asset Manager” from Asia Asset Management in its 2022 Best of the Best Awards. This recognizes the firm's ability to deliver service, performance and innovative solutions to insurance clients in Asia. Judges evaluated entrants based on a variety of qualitative factors, including how they have embraced new technology to improve their service offering and bolster their digital profile, as well as the responsible investing initiatives they have implemented. CAPL did not pay a fee to Asia Asset Management in exchange for the award. A one-time fee was paid to Asia-Pacific Media Limited, owner of Asia Asset Management, to publicize this award. For more information regarding this award and award provider, please click here.

   

CarbonNeutral® Company Certification

CarbonNeutral® company certification: Conning Holdings Limited (CHL) and its subsidiaries (together, “Conning”) are certified as carbon neutral through the use of high-quality instruments, in accordance with The CarbonNeutral Protocol and the GHG Protocol Scope 2 Guidance. All credits adhere to standards approved by the International Carbon Reduction and Offset Alliance (ICROA). To achieve this certification, Conning works with Climate Impact Partners, a specialist in carbon market solutions for climate action. As part of this certification, the firm’s global operations complete an independent assessment of their greenhouse gas emissions. Conning has been certified as carbon neutral across its operations since September 1, 2020. Conning pays for its annual emissions assessment and the carbon credits to offset the verified assessment but does not pay directly for the certification.

   

Inside P&C Honors: Insurance Asset Manager of the Year 2022

Conning, Inc. was awarded “Insurance Asset Management Firm of the Year” by Inside P&C magazine as part of its Inside P&C Honors Award program. Inside P&C Honors celebrates the outstanding achievements and exceptional talent from the United States wholesale, specialty and (re)insurance markets.
The top entries in each category were shortlisted and put through to a larger judging panel who scored the entries for a second round of voting by secret ballot to determine the winners. Conning did not pay a fee to Inside P&C in exchange for the award. A one-time fee was paid to Euromoney Group, owner of Inside P&C, to publicize this award. For more information regarding this award and award provider, please click here.

     

Insurance Asia News: Best Multi-Asset Fund House (Balanced)

Conning Asia Pacific Limited (CAPL) was awarded “Best Multi-Asset Fund House (Balanced)” by Insurance Asia News in its 2022 Institutional Asset Management Awards. The awards recognize exceptional work done by third party asset managers on behalf of their insurance company clients across the Asia Pacific region. Awards are open to any asset manager, product provider or service provider that is serving insurance company clients. Judges evaluated business successes in 2021 including quantitative factors such as assets gathered, new clients won, additional mandates gained from existing clients, examples of outstanding fund performance, product and service innovations. Qualitative factors such as client testimonials, independent data, and contextual assessments were also reviewed. CAPL did not pay a fee to Insurance Asia News in exchange for the award. A one-time fee was paid to Insurance Asia News to publicize this award. For more information regarding the award provider and criteria for this award, please click here.

     

Insurance Asia News: Best Risk Management Firm

Conning Asia Pacific Limited (CAPL) was awarded “Best Risk Management Firm” by Insurance Asia News in its 2022 Institutional Asset Management Awards. The awards recognize exceptional work done by third party asset managers on behalf of their insurance company clients across the Asia Pacific region. Awards are open to any asset manager, product provider or service provider that is serving insurance company clients. Judges evaluated business successes in 2021 including quantitative factors such as assets gathered, new clients won, additional mandates gained from existing clients, examples of outstanding fund performance, product and service innovations. Qualitative factors such as client testimonials, independent data, and contextual assessments were also reviewed. CAPL did not pay a fee to Insurance Asia News in exchange for the award. A one-time fee was paid to Insurance Asia News to publicize this award. For more information regarding the award provider and criteria for this award, please click here.

     

InsuranceERM: Insurance Asset Manager of the Year

Conning Asset Management Limited (CAML) was awarded “Insurance Asset Manager of the Year” by InsuranceERM magazine in its InsuranceERM EMEA Awards 2022 program. In the first round of judging, a small group of category judges will review submitted entry material and then score the entries in a secret ballot. Votes were counted and verified by InsuranceERM's editorial team. The top entries in each category were shortlisted and put through to a larger judging panel who scored the entries for a second round of voting by secret ballot to determine the winners. Category judges reviewed submitted entry material based on qualitative factors such as how well the solution helps insurers integrate climate risk management into the company's business strategy, products and services, as well as helps with climate risk mitigation and adaptation and helps insurers build resilience to climate risk and improves their internal expertise. Conning did not pay a fee to InsuranceERM for the award. A one-time fee was paid to Field Gibson Media Limited, owner of InsuranceERM, to publicize this award. For more information regarding this award and award provider, please click here.

   

Pensions & Investments: Best Places to Work in Money Management

Conning, Inc. was recognized as one of the “2021 Best Places to Work in Money Management” among firms of our size by Pensions & InvestmentsQuantitative factors included a firm having at least twenty employees in the U.S., having at least $100 million of discretionary assets under management or advisement and being in business for at least one year. In part one, the employer completed a questionnaire about the firm’s policies, practices, benefits and demographics. In part two, employees were emailed an engagement and satisfaction survey that consisted of approximately 78 statements that employees responded to along with two open-ended and seven demographic questions. Employees were asked to respond on a 1-to-5 scale of “Disagree Strongly” to “Agree Strongly.” The compiled data allowed Best Companies Group to determine the strengths and weaknesses of the participating firms. Employee responses accounted for 75% of the total company score, with the employer responses making up the remaining 25%. Conning did not pay a fee to Pensions & Investments in exchange for the rating. A one-time license fee was paid to Crain Communications, Inc., the owner of Pensions & Investments, to publicize this award. For more information regarding the award provider and criteria for this award, please click here.

   

Principles for Responsible Investment 

Conning, Inc. received a five-star (out of five) rating for the four relevant categories in their latest PRI Assessment Report from the Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI).* Conning has been a signatory to the UN Principles since 2012, and underscored its commitment to incorporating Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) factors into credit ratings and analysis in a systematic and transparent way by signing the PRI’s ESG in credit risk and ratings statement last year. This is based on information reported directly by signatories. Conning did not pay a fee to PRI in exchange for the rating. For more information regarding this rating, please click here.

* PRI’s module scoring system shifted from alphabetical grading in 2020 to a numerical grading system ranging from 1 to 5 stars in 2021.

   

Risk.net: Life and Pensions ALM System of the Year

Conning, Inc. was named Life and Pensions ALM System of the Year in Risk.net’s 2022 Risk Technology Awards. The award’s judge panel includes technology users, risk management practitioners and members of the Risk.net editorial team. Qualitative factors includes the firm’s response to the pandemic to service clients, meeting industry needs, and differentiators from other vendors. Conning, Inc. did not pay a fee to Risk.net for the award. A one-time fee was paid to Infopro Digital Services, Ltd., the owner of Risk.net, to publicize this award. For more information regarding this award and award provider, please click here.