Insurers take a new look at old investments

Connolly, Jim
August 1998
National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;8/31/98, Vol. 102 Issue 35, p47
Focuses on the American Council of Life Insurance's data which showed that insurers' holdings of investments such as high-yield bonds and collateralized mortgage obligation are still lower than in 1980s and early 1990s. Slight increase in a small portion of the portfolios; Total high-yield bonds as a percentage of insurers' investment portfolios as a whole; Efforts to bolster yields; Portfolio re-balancing.


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