Insurance Capital Markets and Derivatives
Our capital markets experts have many years experience in structuring open-end and closed-end funds for insurance companies as institutional investors while taking into account regulatory requirements such as the German Investment Regulation for Insurers (Anlageverordnung) and Solvency II. The sector group’s expertise includes advice on the issue of bonds with insurance risks as underlying and we review whether investment products are eligible for the restricted assets of insurance and reinsurance companies.
News and insights
Publications: 01 March 2023
Artificial Intelligence in insurance – innovating in a world of increased regulation
The potential benefits of deploying artificial intelligence (AI) (and in particular, machine learning (ML) techniques) within the insurance industry have been the subject of much market discussion and…
Publications: 27 February 2023
Enhancing the insolvency tools for insurance companies
Understanding the changes set out in Schedule 12 and 13 of the Financial Services and Markets Bill.
Publications: 28 July 2022
Equity capital markets in 2022: Europe cools, the Middle East heats up. What next?
The equity capital markets have faced challenging conditions in H1 2022. European markets cooled, the Middle East boomed.
Publications: 15 July 2022
Risks for directors in the spotlight: Climate litigation
In this article we shine the spotlight on an emerging risk for directors - that of direct claims against them relating to acts or omissions addressing climate change. We briefly consider this fast…