InsurerCIO Newsletter: A Complimentary Member Benefit
Risk Assets Primer for Insurance Companies
By design, insurance company portfolios are never fully diversified.

Most insurers allocate their portfolios heavily towards investment-grade fixed income to account for policy holder obligations, reserves and sufficient risk capital.

With interest rates at or near all-time lows, investing in “Risk Assets” can be a viable option for insurers looking for ways to increase yields to support the underlying business.​