Life settlement investing, which has had a rocky road since its origins in the 1980s, has settled into a pattern.
At the top of the value chain stand major investment firms such as Apollo and Blackstone, which buy and sell life insurance policies in large blocks. Breaking that mold is RessCapital AB, a Swedish firm that manages life settlement investment funds. By getting granular, analyzing and buying at the level of the individual policy, not a bloc, the firm has been able to achieve compelling returns.
The firm’s assets under management have now reached . . .
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