Benefits of convertible bonds in a Solvency II environment

European insurers will benefit from switching from bonds and equities into convertibles under Solvency II, argues Advent Capital Management


Solvency II has been in effect since 2016, but for many European insurers, working around the constraints of the regulation still feels relatively new when it comes to deciding which assets they can hold and which risks they can take. One concept insurers may have missed is how an often