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Conning Launches LDI Pooled Fund Suite - Pension Team Prepared to Offer Comprehensive, Custom Solutions

01/09/2017

Conning, a leading global investment manager serving institutional investors, today announced the launch of an innovative pooled fund suite focused solely on liability-driven investment (LDI) solutions for U.S. corporate pension plans.


Conning Launches Second Series of CLO-Focused Separately Managed Accounts

12/29/2016

Conning, a leading global investment management firm, has announced the recent launch of the second series of CLOQ (“CLOQ 2”), its separately managed accounts focused on investment grade tranches of collateralized loan obligations (“CLOs”). This mandate, sub-advised by Octagon Credit Investors, LLC (“Octagon”), a specialized credit manager and Conning subsidiary, follows the initial series launched earlier this year.


Conning Wins Insurance ERM Award for Best Insurance Asset Manager of the Year

12/22/2016

At a time when underwriting profitability is challenged by low growth in developed economies, insurers have become more reliant on the performance of their investments to generate profitability. Against this backdrop, Conning has successfully been delivering customised investment solutions for insurance clients with the industry’s unique investment needs in mind, such as sustainable and tax efficient income, muted volatility and efficient use of capital.


Conning’s GEMS® Software Receives Best Economic Scenario Generator Award from Risk.net for Fourth Time in Six Years

12/06/2016

Conning, a leading global provider of risk and capital management software and advisory solutions to the insurance and pension industries, has received the award for Best Economic Scenario Generator (ESG) in Risk.net’s 2016 Buy-Side Awards.


Conning Sees Continued Interest in Mid-Stream MLPs Given Long-Term Growth Opportunities

11/14/2016

Institutional investors, including insurers and pensions, continue to increase allocations to Master Limited Partnership (MLP) strategies in their search for yield in the current low interest rate environment.


Key Facts - September 2016

09/30/2016

Conning (www.conning.com) is a leading global investment management firm with a long history of serving the insurance industry. Conning supports institutional investors, including pension plans, with investment solutions and asset management offerings, award-winning risk modeling software, and industry research. Founded in 1912, Conning has offices in Boston, Cologne, Hartford, Hong Kong, London, New York, and Tokyo.


Conning’s Risk Management Software Extends Its User Calibration Capabilities During the Current Era of Market Distortions

09/27/2016

Version 6.6 provides unique benefits to calibrate credit spreads and sovereign yields .


Conning’s Risk Management Software Extends Its User Calibration Capabilities During the Current Era of Market Distortions

09/27/2016

Version 6.6 provides unique benefits to calibrate credit spreads and sovereign yields.


NAIC Notes - Summer 2016

09/01/2016

The Summer National Association of Insurance Commissioners (“NAIC”) meeting was held in San Diego from August 26th through the 29th. 


Society of Actuaries and Conning Provide a Practical Guide on Economic Scenario Generators

08/10/2016

The Society of Actuaries (SOA) released a new research paper on economic scenario generators. Authored by Conning, a global investment management firm with financial risk modeling software capabilities, the paper serves as a practical guide in understanding future paths of economies and financial markets, and risk elements driving financial variability.