• November 03, 2021

    Q3 2021: Investment grade private credit update

    Learn how the asset class performed in Q3, the outlook for Q4 and the three reasons why intermediate duration private credit is an overlooked opportunity.

  • October 21, 2021

    Multi-employer plan relief with some strings attached

    The Special Financial Assistance (SFA) program aims to top-up underfunded multi-employer plans and nudge them towards a liability driven investment approach. Given the significant impact of these funds, as well as the restrictions attached, plan sponsors may want to revisit asset allocation decisions at a total plan level to ensure an efficient approach. 

  • September 24, 2021

    P&I Canadian Pension Risk Strategies insights and solutions

    Funded statuses are at record highs and rising interest rates are affecting expected bond yields. Learn why it’s a great time to take action to preserve your plan’s financial health. 

  • August 25, 2021

    Finding a path to diversity in the asset management industry

    Candy Shaw, Senior Managing Director, Deputy Chief Investment Officer at SLC Management, discusses diversity, equity and inclusion challenges in the asset management industry and what can be done to make meaningful progress.

  • August 10, 2021

    Q2 2021: Investment grade private credit update

    Learn how the asset class performed in Q2, the outlook for Q3 and from where the yield advantage in investment grade private credit is derived.

  • June 24, 2021

    Regulatory update: Proposed Real Estate Risk-Based Capital charge changes

    Learn how the proposed changes to Risk-Based Capital charges are good news for life company real estate allocations.

  • May 27, 2021

    Gaining exposure to private fixed income

    Investment grade private credit has been a major investment theme for U.S. insurers of all types. The asset class can offer additional yield, diversification and risk charges similar to that of a public corporate bond.

  • May 18, 2021

    ESG investing for insurance portfolios

    Successfully integrating ESG factors throughout a portfolio is even more critical as insurers and investors seek to sustainably achieve their risk-adjusted return and income objectives in today’s persistent low-rate environment.

  • May 07, 2021

    Q1 2021: Investment grade private credit update

    Learn how the asset class performed in Q1, the outlook for Q2 and the three reasons why investment grade private credit can be more liquid than you might have assumed.

  • April 27, 2021

    Investing sustainably in a post-Covid-19 world

    Learn how Randy Brown, Head of Insurance Asset Management at SLC Management and Chief Investment Officer at Sun Life, is thinking about the crises of today when incorporating ESG factors into investment portfolios.