Insurance Investments Deep Dive’ Series – In search of yield, insurers boost investments in CLOs
June 21st 2019 (6.45mins)
Danielle Reed, Shachar Gonen
In this installment of the Insurance group’s “Insurance Investments Deep Dive” series, Danielle Reed, research writer for the Financial Institutions Group, talks with Vice President and Senior Credit Officer Shachar Gonen about US life and P&C insurers’ growing exposure to CLOs.
Life and P&C Insurance – US: In search of yield, insurers boost investments in CLOs
US insurers’ CLO purchases peaked in 2018 and buying continues, although at a slower pace in 2019, as insurers seek to boost investment returns given that interest rates have remained low.