Global Financial Markets Intelligence

Global Financial Markets Intelligence

Insurance Asset Optimization

Combating the Low Interest Rate Environment to Ensure High Yields in the Investment Portfolio

28-30 Sep 2015
Downtown Conference Center - New York, NY, United States of America

Why You Should Attend

Insurance Asset Optimization

The GFMI meeting provides insurers with new investment strategies to diversify their portfolios. Our expert speaker roster of CIO’s and Investment Heads will deliver case studies targeted towards managing insurance assets in the current interest rate environment.

Attendees will take away strategies to diversify their portfolio, with optimal fixed income and alternative assets, to increase yield. Case study presentations will examine the key assets to help increase yield, and best manage the volatile interest rate environment to optimize the portfolio and generate profit.

Key Topics

  • Evaluate the effectiveness of your portfolio
  • Discuss the key assets to generate high yield from your investments
  • Understand the role alternative assets can play in increasing yield
  • Prepare for potential interest rate rises in the imminent future
  • Debate the benefits of outsourcing versus internal management
  • Previous Attendees Include

    Allstate Insurance, American Fidelity Assurance Company, Assurant Inc., Chubb Group, CNA Financial, Encompass, Insurance, Erie Insurance Group, Farmers Insurance Group, Genworth Financial, Hartford Financial Services, Liberty Mutual, MetLife, Nationwide Insurance, New York Life, Insurance Company, Northwestern Mutual, Protective Life Corporation, Prudential Financial, State Farm Insurance, Symetra Financial, Travelers Insurance

    Why Choose GFMI marcus evans?

    marcus evans specialises in the research and development of strategic events for senior business executives. From our international network of 63 offices, marcus evans produces over 1000 event days a year on strategic issues in corporate finance, telecommunications, technology, health, transportation, capital markets, human resources and business improvement.

    Above all, marcus evans provides clients with business information and knowledge which enables them to sustain a valuable competitive advantage and makes a positive contribution to their success.

    Event Partners

    Practical Insights From

    Rip Reeves
    Chief Investment Officer and Treasurer
    AEGIS Insurance Services

    Dariush Akhtari
    Managing Director, Head of Life and Retirement ALM

    Eric Johnson
    Chief Investment Officer
    CNO Financial

    Eric Hoffman
    Head of Investment Strategy and ALM
    New York Life

    Michael Meng
    Vice President, Investment Management
    Allianz Life

    Michael Buthe
    Managing Director, Chief Investment Officer, Life
    ACE Group

    Karyn Williams
    Head of Insurance Investments
    Farmers Insurance Group

    Elizabeth Jourdan
    Assistant Vice President, Investments
    Allied World

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    Voice of Our Customers
    • "Great Conference! Lots of good information shared. Great speakers, audience, and organization." - Aflac
    • "Excellent seminar; timely and well organized" - GenRe
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    Event Contact

    For all enquiries regarding speaking, sponsoring and attending this conference contact:

    Tyler Kelch - GFMI

    455 N. Cityfront Plaza Dr.
    9th Floor
    Chicago, IL 60611

    Fax: 312-894-6304