Investment perspectives

Commercial Mortgage Loans: The Middle Market Advantage

Securian Asset Management insights on commercial mortgage loans, the middle market advantage.

The time for a more nimble fixed income approach may be here

Prudent fixed income investors may be better off shifting some of their assets to smaller managers who may be better prepared to weather the approaching storm.

The impact of fintech in the U.S.

Innovations in financial technology, or FinTech, are affecting how and where banks deliver services – and consumers conduct their business.

End of the credit cycle? Beware the benchmark

The current credit cycle is much closer to its end than its beginning.

Small defined benefit plans can't manage risks while standing still

Asset-liability management for defined benefit plans involves a careful balance of conflicting objectives.

Private placement investing

Private placement bonds allow fixed income investors the potential to expand their opportunity set and consistently improve their total returns.

8 ways pension plan investors can enhance yield to meet investment yield requirements

Institutional investors and pension plan consultants need to get the most out of their investment dollars.

Commercial mortgages close up

Sean O’Connell, Securian Asset Management’s Senior Vice President & Head of Real Estate & Alternatives, is interviewed by Insurance Asset Risk

Managed volatility strategies

Mitigating downside risk can lead to capturing stronger returns.

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Commercial Mortgage Loans: The Middle Market Advantage

Securian Asset Management insights on commercial mortgage loans, the middle market advantage.

The time for a more nimble fixed income approach may be here

Prudent fixed income investors may be better off shifting some of their assets to smaller managers who may be better prepared to weather the approaching storm.

Digital graphic stock trade

The impact of fintech in the U.S.

Innovations in financial technology, or FinTech, are affecting how and where banks deliver services – and consumers conduct their business.

Clock tower

End of the credit cycle? Beware the benchmark

The current credit cycle is much closer to its end than its beginning.

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Small defined benefit plans can't manage risks while standing still

Asset-liability management for defined benefit plans involves a careful balance of conflicting objectives.

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Private placement investing

Private placement bonds allow fixed income investors the potential to expand their opportunity set and consistently improve their total returns.

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8 ways pension plan investors can enhance yield to meet investment yield requirements

Institutional investors and pension plan consultants need to get the most out of their investment dollars.

View skyward, looking at towering skyscrapers

Commercial mortgages close up

Sean O’Connell, Securian Asset Management’s Senior Vice President & Head of Real Estate & Alternatives, is interviewed by Insurance Asset Risk

Fund projections image

Managed volatility strategies

Mitigating downside risk can lead to capturing stronger returns.