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Koster, Evan M.; Zakharchenko, Eugenia
February 2008
Best's Review;Feb2008, Vol. 108 Issue 10, p96
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the use of derivative strategies for insurers to regulate investments. It cites that investments are subject to turbulence and insurers utilize derivatives to keep an even keel. The article asserts that each U.S. state has its own laws on limiting regulation investments for insurers. Moreover, insurers can generate income and mitigate risks in down markets depending on their location.


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