1A: Low Interest Rates - Better to Get Used to Them Despite Their Bitterness1A: Low Interest Rates - Better to Get Used to Them Despite Their Bitterness Interest ... closely follow federal law. The Sherman Act, is the primary U.S. antitrust law pertaining to association activities ...
Description: Interest rates steadily declining ever since the Volcker Fed tackled inflation in the early eighties. Ten years of stimulating monetary policy brought new lows. We should have braced ourselves for a return to neutrality, but that concept remains elusive. We will explore structural issues that have brought rates to these low levels and the potential impacts on the insurance business.Hide
- Authors: Fiona Ng, Benoît Durochers, Christian Robert
- Date: Nov 2019
- Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving
- Topics: Economics; Economics>Financial markets; Finance & Investments>Investments; Finance & Investments>Portfolio management - Finance & Investments
4A: Maintaining A Pension Plan Long-Term: Hedging the Risksclosely follow federal law. The Sherman Act, is the primary U.S. antitrust law pertaining to association activities ... • Understand liability risk profile • Evolve primary benchmark towards liability • Maintain diversification ...
Description: In this session, we will explore investment solutions that aim to maintain the long-term viability of a pension plan, with considerations on hedging interest rates, credit, inflation, longevity and other risks, while accounting for the many particularities associated with underlying liabilities and their corresponding ramifications.Hide
- Authors: Alexander Pekker, Christian Robert
- Date: Nov 2019
- Competency: External Forces & Industry Knowledge; External Forces & Industry Knowledge>Actuarial theory in business context
- Topics: Economics; Economics>Financial economics; Finance & Investments; Finance & Investments>Investments