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Insurance Asset Management

Delivering Customized Solutions

At AllianceBernstein, we have a long history of managing portfolios for insurers. Our clients receive high-touch service from a team of dedicated insurance professionals combined with local expertise in every region. Together, we deliver customized solutions that meet the needs and address the complexities of insurance companies.

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Our Latest Insurance Insights


Broad Solutions to Meet Your Unique Needs

Embrace the New Core

  • Emerging-Market Debt
  • High Yield/Leveraged Loans
  • Investment-Grade Credit
  • Municipals
  • Securitized Assets

Tap the Illiquidity Premium

  • Commercial Real Estate Debt
  • Middle Market Lending
  • Private Placements

Enhance Equity Exposure

Long Only

  • Low Volatility
  • High Conviction
  • Thematic Equities

Long Short

  • Arya
  • CAS
  • Merger Arb

Helping Insurers Stay Ahead of What's Next

Expansive Global Resources and Insurance Expertise Help Us Deliver What Matters to Clients

Insurance Is Part of Our DNA

  • 40 years of experience managing insurance assets
  • Insurance is nearly one-third of our total AUM

Global Reach and Local Presence

  • Global insurance team with local expertise in each region

Focus on Client Needs

  • Tailored and customized insurance solutions
  • High-touch engagement model with insurance reporting
Global Market Expertise Chart
Client Domicile Percent of Total
Insurance AUM
General Account (%) Separate Account/
Unit Linked (%)
Americas 79% 62% 38%
Asia-Pacific 11 37 63
**EMEA 10 75 25


As of September 30, 2020. In US dollars.
Historical analysis does not guarantee future results.
**Europe, the Middle East and Africa
Source: AB.

Collective Insights, Client-Tailored Portfolios

Insights into Action

1. Best Ideas

We leverage our best investment thinking and portfolio-management expertise across asset classes and regional capital markets

2. Filter

We use an insurance-sensitive lens to address each client's individual capital consumption and accounting requirements

3. Construct

We construct an optimal solution that reflects each client's unique risk/return preferences

Navigating Uncertain Times

Insights from Our Insurance Experts & Investment Professionals

Whitepaper

Pushing on an open door.

The COVID-19 pandemic has had historic—and nearly immediate—repercussions for society, the global economy and policy. The after effects will last for many years, reinforcing long-term trends including deglobalization, populism and mounting debt. How will governments tackle the debt overhang—and how do these trends impact our macro views?

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EM Investment Grade

Improved Fundamentals, Wider Spreads

With unprecedented policy support once again slashing developed-market government bond yields, insurance investors may be questioning emerging-market (EM) fundamentals, their relative spread valuations and whether they’re attractive based on risk-adjusted returns. Is EM investment-grade credit still worthwhile?

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CRTs Price Dislocation

2020 Isn't 2008

CRTs have been a big headline so far this year. Michael Canter, Director of Securitized Assets and Peter Cornax, Senior Insurance Investment Strategist and Portfolio Manager – Credit, explain why 2020’s market turbulence isn’t a repeat of what we saw in 2008—and why we believe CRTs continue to possess solid fundamentals at attractive valuations.

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