Conning ConnText Podcast Offers Insight on 2021 Markets, Trends in Insurance Company Portfolio Management


Conning has posted its latest Conning ConnText quarterly podcast, examining the state of capital and investment markets and the potential impact of the Biden administration and a new Congress. The podcast also reviews how these larger trends may impact investment sectors and the firm’s views on managing its insurance company clients’ investment portfolios.

The Role Fixed Income Plays in Institutional Investors’ Portfolios


Matt Daly, Head of Corporate and Municipal Teams, discusses fixed income in a special report with CIO magazine. 

Scott Hawkins Featured in January Best's Review


Scott Hawkins, a director in Insurance Research, speaks with Bests Review about how insurers are developing annuity products in response to consumers’ growing desire for greater upside exposure while managing their own exposures to historically low interest rates.

The Growing Role of ESG Practices in Insurers' Investments


Sean Kurian, Head of Institutional Solutions, shares insight on the growing role of ESG practices in insurers’ investments with Insurance Asset Risk.

Paul Norris On Esoteric ABS Performance During the Pandemic


Paul Norris, Head of Structured Products, shares insight with InsuranceNewsNet on esoteric asset-backed securities performance during the pandemic.

Rich Sega Featured in Barron's on the Current State of U.S.-China Trade Relations


Rich Sega, Global Chief Investment Strategist, commented on U.S.-China trade relations in this Barron’s article about China’s antitrust investigation of e-commerce giant Alibaba.

Clear Path Analysis Pension Plan De-Risking Q&A - January 2021


The “lower for longer” interest rate environment is a reminder to DB pension plan sponsors of the potential value of a disciplined de-risking strategy.

Conning Named to "2020 Best Places to Work in Money Management" List by Pensions & Investments


Conning is proud to be recognized as one of the “2020 Best Places to Work in Money Management” among firms of our size by Pensions & Investments, one of the premier publications covering the asset management industry. 

Conning and PRI Discuss Commitment to Insurers in ESG Investing


Leading global investment management firm Conning has published a Viewpoint with the Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI) that examines the growing interest among insurance companies in environmental, social and governmental (ESG) investment principles. Conning and PRI discuss how they are committed to helping improve insurers’ understanding of ESG principles, and Conning details how it incorporates ESG principles throughout its investment process.

Conning is Proud to Announce its Newest Focus Series: Commercial Automobile Insurance – Medicine for an Ailing Patient


The Conning Focus Series, “Commercial Automobile Insurance – Medicine for an Ailing Patient” analyzes drivers of commercial auto’s continued underperformance and presents solutions to restore the line to health.