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HSBC Global Asset Management for insurers

As one of the world's largest insurance asset managers, we help our insurance clients achieve outcomes that meet their specific objectives and requirements. Whether it is a single investment strategy in a single location, a partnership across a set of strategies and jurisdictions or a complete insurance investment portfolio managed within a regulatory risk budget, we work with our clients to design long-term insurance investment solutions that help them succeed.

General accounts: management of core assets

Leverage the depth of our investment expertise to manage your balance sheet:

  • In accordance with your risk appetite and investment guidelines
  • To generate risk-adjusted returns that make efficient use of risk budgets and regulatory capital
  • For liability-matching or to fulfil your strategic and/or tactical asset allocations
  • To enhance returns and optimise your risk management

Unit-linked savings and retirement platforms

  • Unit-linked platforms: we provide integrated multi-asset solutions and competitive funds in most asset classes. We can also support you in training your agents and IFAs
  • Pension platforms: our staying power and the quality of our governance are essential for many of our clients, who we support across a range of locations

General accounts: diversification

We offer a broad range of investment strategies help insurers achieve their diversification objectives. These include liquidity premium strategies such as infrastructure debt and private debt, geographic diversification including global emerging markets, Asia, China and Frontier Markets, and quantitative diversification strategies such as multi-asset factor strategies. All these can be customised to fully integrate with our insurance clients’ existing investments to deliver attractive returns together with efficient and predictable use of regulatory capital.

HSBC strengths

  • Detailed knowledge of the insurance industry’s economics, regulations and accounting standards
  • Breadth and depth of investment solutions across asset classes
  • A single global risk management and governance framework applied in all our locations
  • On the ground presence in key global insurance jurisdictions
  • Expert research and investment teams to design and deliver bespoke solutions that best complement your capabilities and ambitions

Focus on

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Asia high yield for Insurers

(Article)
14 July 2020

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Current EMD Opportunities for Solvency II insurers

(Document 332KB)
26 May 2020

PDF

Insurance investing in a low-forever world

(Document 706KB)
09 January 2020

Videos

Video

Inside View Episode 2: Opportunities for Insurers in Emerging Markets Debt

The Covid crisis has thrown the existing balance in relative attractiveness of asset classes up in the air and created new opportunities for investors. Our Global Head of Insurance Segment, Andries Hoekema, explains.

2 minutes
26 May 2020

Video

Insurance investing in a low-forever world

Implications for insurance investing in a low-forever environment

4 minutes
09 January 2020

Video

Why insurers are looking at LDI

7 minutes
13 May 2019