Tuesday, September 29, 2015

How the Interest Rate "Super Cycle" Pressures Insurance Comapnies: Allianz

Allianz is one of  the World's largest insurers.  Here Allianz's chief executive, Oliver B├Ąte, speaks with Alistair Gray, who covers insurance the FT, talks to  about ultra-low interest rates, asset bubbles, M&A activity and Pimco after the departure of Bill Gross in this September 27, 2015 View from the Top.  Do credit bubbles have to burst? Is the interest rate "super cycle" driving investors into foolishly risky investments and insurance companies into mergers they will regret?

Saturday, September 19, 2015