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About DFA Capital Management

DFA Capital Management aims to offer financial analysis and enterprise risk management solutions for the insurance industry

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Purchase, New York, 10577,

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Conning acquires DFA Capital Management Untitled Page

Jan 27, 2014

Teri.james@conning.com Conning acquires DFA Capital Management Acquisition continues Conning’s expansion as a leader in asset management and related services for the insurance industry HARTFORD, CT, November 30, 2010 – Conning, a leading global provider of asset management solutions, services, and research to the insurance industry, today announced that it has acquired the assets of DFA Capital Management (“DFA”), a market leader in economic, capital markets, and risk modeling software. The addition of DFA’s management team, staff, and ADVISE® and GEMS® software suites expands Conning’s commitment to delivering value-added strategic capabilities to its clients, while further enhancing Conning’s information technology resources. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. “Technology is a central element to our business strategy. Insurance companies globally look to sophisticated technology of the type we have just acquired to address the evolving regulatory, economic and capital markets landscapes. This challenging environment is precisely the reason why we believe these new capabilities will allow us to extend and deepen our relationships with current and future clients,” said Salvatore Correnti, Chief Executive Officer of Conning. “The addition of DFA’s capabilities follows the recent launch of our new web portal that provides clients with daily on-line access to our suite of service offerings and in particular, new security level portfolio analysis and simulation tools. We will continue to extend and enhance our technology platform and offerings.” “Joining Conning gives us access to additional distribution channels, and the resources to invest in the technology platform,” said Markus Rohrbasser, Co-founder, Chairman and President of DFA Capital Management Inc. “We are very excited about the opportunities that this transaction will present, in both North America and Europe, as well as with Conning's existing client base.” Mr. Rohrbasser has been named Head of European Strategy and Business Development, a newly created position at Conning. He will be responsible for expanding Conning’s presence in key European markets. David Weiss, Chief Technology Officer and Co-founder of DFA Capital Management Inc., has been named Chief Technology Officer, also a newly created position at Conning. Richard Urbach, EVP Quantitative Finance of DFA Capital Management Inc., has been named Managing Director responsible for the development of economic and financial modeling software. About Conning Conning ( www.conning.com  ) is a leading asset manager for the insurance industry, with $79 billion under management through its Hartford and Dublin investment centers as of September 30, 2010. For more than 25 years, Conning has built its asset management business to meet the investment and financial needs of insurers. The Company’s unique combination of asset management, strategic advisory and insurance research services helps clients achieve their financial goals through the implementation of customized business and investment strategies. Founded in 1912, Conning is headquartered in Hartford, Connecticut, with a global presence supported by additional offices in New York, London and Dublin. About DFA DFA Capital Management ( www.dfa.com  ) is the market leader in enterprise risk management software and a major provider of economic scenario generation for the insurance and financial services industries. DFA’s software-based financial modeling platform, ADVISE®, and their cutting-edge economic scenario generators, GEMS®, provide critical data for managing capital, investments, risk, reinsurance, regulatory requirements, strategic planning and economic modeling. Founded in 1999, DFA Capital Management Inc. is headquartered in Purchase, N.Y., with offices in Germany, the United Kingdom and Switzerland. Related Content

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