Diversification: Putting eggs in different baskets

Min Yong
September 2010
Asia Insurance Review;Sep2010, p96
Trade Publication
The article discusses the author's views on the benefits of employing diversification on sources of investments and income in the insurance business. He muses on owning a portfolio of correlated assets that becomes weak against the impact of a bear market. The author thinks that insurers have been dependent on investment returns to increase revenues as they have the options to price their products aggressively.


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