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Chinese developer Future Land seeks re/insurance assets for liquidity

Investing in insurance and reinsurance for access to premium float liquidity is clearly rising in popularity, with the latest conglomerate reported to be seeking acquisitions being Shanghai development firm Future Land Development Holdings Ltd. Bloomberg reports that the Chinese development firm is seeking out investments in the insurance or banking space, read the full article →

Pessimistic re/insurers struggle on low investment returns: Goldman Sachs

Insurance and reinsurance companies are at their most pessimistic on the prospects for the industry, according to the results of a survey undertaken by Goldman Sachs Asset Management, as low investment returns take their toll. Finding attractive investment opportunities remains a key concern for insurance and reinsurance firms, according to the read the full article →

James River. Not a hedge fund but maybe a hedge fund insurer?

Bermuda domiciled specialty excess and surplus lines insurance firm James River Group Holdings Ltd., has a hedge fund pedigree and employs an investment strategy that sees it allocate assets to alternative investments, but it is no hedge fund the firm insists. James River is backed by hedge fund firm D.E. Shaw, read the full article →