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    Airlines face rise in insurance costs

    Airlines are facing a possible rise in insurance premiums after the industry’s latest disaster struck little more than four...

  2. July 8, 2014

    Pimco: Lex in-depth

    Asset management It’s a wrench. You watch your children grow, taking pride in their achievements and helping them through...

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  1. beyondbrics

    June 11, 2014

    World Cup and Olympics: bad for Brazil

    Excitement may be building among football fans before Thursday’s first kick-off in the World Cup but most Brazilians, it...

  2. FT Alphaville

    May 14, 2014

    The (early) Lunch Wrap

    Good morning New York, FT ALPHAVILLE The real fragile five: James Macintosh notes that what used to be the fragile five — ...

  3. May 14, 2014

    Pimco troubles hit Allianz’s net profit

    Investors pulling their money out of Pimco funds took their toll on Allianz's earnings, as the German insurer announced a...

  4. FT Alphaville

    May 7, 2014

    The (early) Lunch Wrap

    Good morning New York, FT ALPHAVILLE So Socgen is really, absolutely, without doubt committed to Russia, notes Izzy. NEWS...

  5. May 7, 2014

    Investors grill Allianz over Pimco leadership turmoil

    Allianz has endured intense public scrutiny by some of its largest shareholders over its lack of intervention at Pimco, the...

  6. May 4, 2014

    Generali to launch Mittelstand lending

    Generali is poised to move into corporate lending in Europe via a joint deal to finance Germany’s Mittelstand with...

  7. April 29, 2014

    Industry grows impatient as PF2’s teething problems persist

    PF2 was supposed to be the phoenix from the ashes of the much-criticised private finance initiative programme, under which...

  8. March 20, 2014

    Pimco: A sovereign under siege

    When Doug Hodge addresses the quarterly meetings of Pimco’s 2,600-strong staff, he typically signs off with a single word, a...

  9. March 20, 2014

    Further tensions revealed at top of Pimco

    One of three men lined up to be deputy to Bill Gross, the chief investment officer of Pimco, quit on the day his appointment...

  10. March 14, 2014

    Competitive Italian cyclist Greco puts Generali in top gear

    For investors looking for signs of hope in Italy, Mario Greco proved this week that Italy’s largest insurer Generali, where...

  11. March 7, 2014

    Conflicting claims worry Pimco investors

    Pimco investors have expressed concern about the latest outbreak of acrimony in the world’s biggest bond house’s management...

  12. February 27, 2014

    Allianz: the man in the strasse

    You know how it is. You do something as a sideline and it takes on a life of its own. Insurers have always managed money for...

  13. FT Alphaville

    February 27, 2014

    The (early) Lunch Wrap

    Good morning New York, FT ALPHAVILLE We have a caption competition, to celebrate RBS moving in a (‘nother) new direction....

  14. February 27, 2014

    Allianz hit by outflows at Pimco arm

    The chief executive of Allianz has warned of the dangers of interfering too much in its US fund subsidiary Pimco in the wake...

  15. FT Alphaville

    February 26, 2014

    The Closer

    FURTHER FURTHER READING -”Keynes’ theory, in other words, is just as compatible with small, lean governments as it is with...

  16. February 26, 2014

    Allianz shareholders urge action on Pimco arm

    Investors in Allianz are calling on the insurer to take action amid concerns over the health of its US fund business Pimco,...

  17. February 11, 2014

    Allianz buys 8% stake in Bayern Munich for €110m

    German insurer Allianz is paying €110m for a stake in Bayern Munich, reigning Champions League holders and one of the...

  18. February 9, 2014

    Insurer and Oxford university link for catastrophe study

    One of the biggest Lloyd’s of London insurers is teaming up with Oxford university to study the dangers of relying on...

  19. January 26, 2014

    Insurers shake up disaster modelling

    Insurers are aiming to transform the way in which natural disasters are modelled with a groundbreaking system of their own...

  20. January 26, 2014

    Pimco able to ‘cope’ with El-Erian departure

    Pimco, the world’s largest bond house, will be able to cope “comfortably” with last week’s shock departure of Mohamed...

  21. January 24, 2014

    Second surprise exit for El-Erian

    Mohamed El-Erian’s surprise resignation this week as chief executive of Pimco, the world’s biggest bond investor, was not...

  22. The World

    January 24, 2014

    From the tech backlash to Rouhani being the real deal: Lionel Barber's 5 Davos takeaways

    I arrived in VIP-full Davos with one prediction in mind: 2014 will be the year the world returns to normality or at least...

  23. January 22, 2014

    Pimco / Allianz: El-Erian departs

    “Batteries 110% charged,” Bill Gross tweeted after news that Mohamed El-Erian was leaving Pimco. They better be. He was...

  24. FT Alphaville

    January 22, 2014

    The 6am London Cut

    Mohamed El-Erian, one of the world’s best known institutional investors, resigned as chief executive of Pimco on Tuesday as...

  25. January 21, 2014

    El-Erian’s exit adds to risks at Pimco

    The unexpected departure of Mohamed El-Erian as chief executive of Pimco poses a threat to investor confidence in the fund...

  26. December 5, 2013

    Zurich: aiming high

    So what would you prefer – a company that sets no public targets and so never risks missing them, or one that sets targets...

  27. November 26, 2013

    China, the world’s fastest-growing insurance market, opens doors to foreign groups

    If there are any doubts about the potential riches of the Chinese market for foreign insurers, the case of Zurich Insurance...

  28. FT Alphaville

    November 11, 2013

    It's a good job the only word that rhymes with passive is massive

    Although huge, all conquering, dollar-scooping behemoths of asset management would also seem to work. Towers Watson and...

  29. October 23, 2013

    Insurers gain despite London market weakness

    The faint whiff of bid speculation helped insurers maintain gains, even after rumours of an approach by Generali for...

  30. October 13, 2013

    Reinsurers fight ‘too big to fail’ label

    The world’s biggest reinsurance companies are battling harder to convince watchdogs that they are not too big to fail, in a...

  31. October 9, 2013

    Large insurers reserve judgment over global capital standards

    About 50 of the world’s biggest insurance companies are facing fresh uncertainty after regulators unveiled plans for the...

  32. FT Photo Diary

    September 16, 2013

    Cleaning the Allianz Riviera

    Lionel Cironneau/AP A worker cleans the seats of the Allianz Riviera stadium in Nice, southern France. The Riviera, with...

  33. September 1, 2013

    Allianz fund arm cuts 150 staff in strategic overhaul

    Allianz Global Investors has reduced its staff by 150 after launching a strategic overhaul to streamline its business and...

  34. September 1, 2013

    AGI steps out of Pimco’s shadow

    Pimco has long been the poster child of the asset management industry, but stablemate Allianz Global Investors is working...

  35. August 2, 2013

    Axa and Allianz beat forecasts

    Europe’s two biggest insurance companies have brushed aside lacklustre economic growth, weak investment returns and heavy...

  36. August 2, 2013

    Allianz and Axa drive European stocks higher

    Forecast-beating profit in the financial sector was the main driver on Europe’s equity markets this week. On Friday,...

  37. July 19, 2013

    Insurers claim unfair comparison with banks

    Global insurers have hit out at regulatory plans to subject the nine most important groups in the sector to tougher...

  38. FT Alphaville

    July 19, 2013

    The 6am Cut London

    Asian markets were broadly lower after US earnings misses from Google and Microsoft. The Nikkei was volatile ahead of...

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