Financial Services >> Analyst Interviews >> May 11, 2018

A Wide Variation in Performance of Insurance Companies

Shields, Meyer
Meyer Shields is Managing Director at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods (KBW). He joined KBW in 2013 and covers property and casualty insurance. Previously, he was a Director at Stifel, covering property and casualty insurance. Earlier, Mr. Meyer was an Associate Analyst at Legg Mason and J.P. Morgan. Mr. Shields’ industry experience includes eight years of increasing responsibility within Zurich Financial Services’ actuarial department. Mr. Meyer received a B.Sc. degree from the University of Toronto in actuarial science. He is also a Fellow of the Casualty Actuarial Society. Profile
TWST: Let’s start with a snapshot of your coverage universe.

Mr. Shields: I cover mostly, but not exclusively, large-cap property and casualty insurance companies and insurance