Tag: life insurance

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Fed May Try To Regulate Non-SIFI Life Insurers

As part of its new role under Dodd-Frank, the Federal Reserve is responsible for regulating life insurance companies that have been designated as systemically important financial institutions (SIFIs), but according to Chicago-based Fitch Ratings the Fed might be taking a […]

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How To Choose Life Insurance

How To Choose Life Insurance by David Merkel, CFA of Aleph Blog   This was published in the “Ask Our Pros” column at RealMoney.  I don’t know when, and I don’t have the actual question, but looking at my answer, I think […]

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Mortality And Morbidity Benefits Life Insurance Sector

Life insurance firms may have unexpectedly benefited from mortality and morbidity underwriting in 4Q13, though it’s still early and not all companies have reported their earnings. “It appears mortality and disability underwriting results have been pretty solid,” says Sterne Agee […]

Incremental Credit Demand Pegged At $429B For 2014

Incremental Credit Demand Pegged At $429B For 2014

Incremental demand for credit is estimated at $429 billion for corporates in 2014, according to a recent research by Citi. Stephen Antczak and the team at Citi Research arrived at $429 billion for the whole market by considering flows in […]