We are focused on delivering the outcomes that matter to our clients

Our heritage allows us a deep understanding of the difficulties and constraints that insurers face. As the investment arm of Aviva plc, the UK’s largest insurer, we can trace our origins in the London insurance market back more than 300 years. We have been managing rules-based, risk-constrained insurance assets since 1972, and have comprehensive capabilities in liquid and illiquid markets. 

Partnership

Dedicated to understanding our clients’ needs and delivering outcomes that work for them.

Understanding

Building and maintaining long term relationships with trusted partners, managing over £272 billion of insurance assets*.

Transparency

A desire to provide transparency beyond minimum regulatory requirements.

ESG

Actively promoting sustainable business practices through stewardship and engagement.  

Opportunities in insurance asset management

Iain Forrester, Head of Insurance Investment Strategy for Aviva Investors spoke to Insurance Asia News on the challenges that insurers in Asia face, how are these challenges being addressed, how upcoming regulatory changes are affecting insurers’ portfolios and the asset outsourcing trends among Asian insurers. 

The information in this document is general in nature and has not been designed to take into account the particular circumstances of any investor or class of investors, their investment objectives or needs. Before making any investment based on any information in this document, recipients should consider the appropriateness of the information having regard to their financial situation, objectives, and needs. Investing in the financial products and or services described in this document is not without significant risk, including the risk of delays in the ability to redeem any investment, the risk of loss of capital invested or income expected to be derived, and share, unit or market price fluctuations. Prospective investors are strongly advised to seek their own financial advice about the merits of any investment. 

Any opinions expressed are based on the internal forecasts of Aviva Investors and should not be relied upon as indicating any guarantee or assurance of return from an investment or strategy managed by Aviva Investors. No part of this document is intended to constitute advice or a recommendation of any nature. The value of an investment can go down as well as up and can fluctuate in response to changes in the foreign exchange rates of the currencies in which underlying investments are denominated.

Issued by Aviva Investors Asia Pte. Limited, a company incorporated under the laws of Singapore with registration number 200813519W, holds a valid Capital Markets Services Licence to carry out fund management activities issued under the Securities and Futures Act (Singapore Statute Cap.289) and is an Exempt Financial Adviser for the purposes of the Financial Advisers Act (Singapore Statute Cap. 110). Registered Office: 1 Raffles Quay, #27-13 South Tower, Singapore 048583.

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Key risks

For further information on the risks and risk profiles of individuals strategies, please refer to the relevant documentation.

Investment risk

The value of an investment and any income from it can go down as well as up.  Investors may not get back the original amount invested.

Iliquidity risk

Alternative Income assets are significantly less liquid than assets traded on public markets. Where funds are invested in infrastructure/real estate, investors may not be able to switch or cash in an investment when they want because infrastructure may not always be readily saleable. If this is the case, we may defer a request to redeem the investment.

Credit risk

Bond values are affected by changes in interest rates and the bond issuer's creditworthiness. Bonds that offer the potential for a higher income typically have a greater risk of default.

Real estate risk

Investors should bear in mind that the valuation of real estate/infrastructure is generally a matter of valuers’ opinion rather than fact. 

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Awards

Independently recognised for skills in insurance asset management, helping clients meet target outcomes.

Insurance Award
Best alternatives asset manager
Investment innovation of the year
Insur Asset Manage Awards 2018
Awards winner 2018/19
Insurance Asset Risk Awards 2019
Insurance Asset Risk Awards 2019

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