Combating Higher Volatility with a Managed Dividend Equity Strategy

Combating Higher Volatility with a Managed Dividend Equity Strategy


Volatility has returned to equity markets after a long period of lower-than-average readings. While the spike in early February jostled markets, volatility was simply back to levels of the past 25 years. Yet its return adds risk to insurers’ equity portfolios.

However, investing in an actively managed strategy of select high-dividend-paying equities may help insurers manage volatility more effectively than a broader passive indexed strategy. Please download the Viewpoint to learn more about how Conning’s actively managed high-dividend equity strategy can:
  • Provide greater downside protection versus a broader equity strategy
  • Leverage the firm’s deep credit experience in evaluating issuer fundamentals
  • Offer potential capital appreciation as well as diversification to often fixed-income heavy insurance portfolios


Please fill out the form to download the Viewpoint and learn the answers to these questions and more about how insurance companies can benefit from more diversified portfolios.

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