From Challenge Comes Strength

Mills, Howard
December 2009
Best's Review;Dec2009, Vol. 110 Issue 8, p84
Trade Publication
In this article, the author discusses the need of insurers to be prepared with regard to being smarter and more efficient in managing capital in the U.S. He relates that leading firms will engage in capital management activities that take on holistic approaches that move away from modeling by taking a strategic view when assessing capital adequacy. He suggests insurers to look at alternative sources of capital through a number of channels such as divestiture, reinsurance, and statutory relief.


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