Scott Hawkins Discusses the 2023 Forecast for the Life Insurance Industry


Scott Hawkins, Managing Director and Head of Conning’s Insurance Research group, discusses the 2023 forecast for the life insurance industry with Life Annuity Specialist

Conning to Acquire Pearlmark, a Specialized Commercial Real Estate Investment Firm


Conning and Pearlmark Real Estate, L.L.C. today announced the signing of a definitive agreement for Conning & Company to acquire a majority stake in Pearlmark.

Marcus McGregor Talks Winter Energy Outlook in Bloomberg


Marcus McGregor, Head of Commodities Research, comments on the winter energy outlook in Bloomberg.

Stronger Life Settlement Growth Continues Despite Current Economic Turbulence


The Conning study, “Life Settlements: Growing Through Turbulence” analyzes Covid-19’s impact on the life settlement market and asset class. The study reviews the current market for life settlements and presents our forecast for 2022 - 2031. Further, the study analyzes the performance of insurers targeted by life settlements investors.

William Pitt Discusses Managing General Agents on AM Best TV


William Pitt, a director in Conning’s Insurance Research group, is featured on AM Best TV discussing managing general agents. 

Paul Norris Discusses Mortgage Debt as Recession Fears Increase


Paul Norris, Head of Structured Products, comments on fears of a recession and rising mortgage rates in The Wall Street Journal.

Scott Hawkins Discusses "The Restructuring Tsunami" in InsuranceNewsNet


Scott Hawkins, head of Conning’s Insurance Research group, is featured in Insurance News Net on the role of new parties entering the annuity market and what Conning calls “the restructuring tsunami.” 

Conning Achieves Top Score in Relevant Fixed Income Categories and Investment & Stewardship Policy in its Latest PRI Assessment Report


Firm Advancing Incorporation of ESG Principles into Investment Practices as well as Operations.

Sean Kurian Discusses Challenges for U.K. Pension Funds and Insurance Companies in Insurance Asset Risk


Sean Kurian, head of Conning’s Institutional Solutions team, comments on the recent challenges for U.K. pension funds and insurance companies.

Matt Daly Discusses Companies' Increased Cost to Refinance in Rising Rate Environment


Matt Daly, head of corporate and municipal teams at Conning, commented about the increased cost for companies to refinance in a rising rate environment.