Conning Releases Q4 State of the States Report


Conning today released the Q4 edition of the company’s semi-annual State of the States municipal credit research report.

Conning - 2017 Individual Life-Annuity Growth and Profit Leading Companies Announced


Conning releases its eighth study of successful individual life-annuity companies in three size categories with analysis of common leading company characteristics.

Conning Adds Two Managing Directors


Conning today announced the appointment of Paul Norris as Managing Director, Head of Structured Products, and the promotion of Matthew Daly to Managing Director, Head of Corporate Credit Research.

Digital Distribution of Life Insurance Takes Off


Innovation-Based Disruption in Personal Lines Insurance will Drive New Business Models


Technology-focused investments are pushing business model changes across industries, and insurance is not immune to these pressures, according to a new study by Conning.

Life Industry Capital Buildup Facing New Pressures


The life insurance industry has built its capital base significantly in the years since the recession.  However, life insurers have been challenged to profitably deploy that capital, according to a new study by Conning.

State of the States - May 2017


Today Conning released its semi-annual State of the States municipal credit research report, which shows steady declines in overall state credit quality. In general, states have not made much progress in solving their biggest fiscal issues from 2016, which include slow economic growth, high legacy costs, and expense growth that is outpacing tax-revenue growth.

Conditions for Insurance Distribution & Services Consolidation Continue


2016 U.S. insurance distribution transaction volume above five-year average.