The use of ETFs by insurance companies continued to increase at a consistent pace. In 2020, the use grew by 18% over 2019. Fueled by $4 billion in new flows, the use of Fixed Income ETFs increased 52%. This year we started analyzing trading of ETFs by insurance companies. Companies traded $63 billion in 2020. And, relative to holdings, they traded twice as much Fixed Income ETFs and Equity ETFs.
Join our panel of experts as we review our 6th annual “ETFs in Insurance General Accounts” report, explore trading patterns and market dynamics, and discuss the use of ETFs in insurance portfolios.