A recent article in a leading insurance publication suggested that Bermuda had stolen the ILS market from other domiciles, in this case London. But that’s […]
ILS Bermuda: ‘Collaboration and innovation will grow the global ILS market’ BSX listings reach 159 securities with market capitalization of $19.2billion Within the last decade, the Bermuda Monetary Authority (BMA) has registered 159Special Purpose Insurers (SPIs) as at Q2, 2016. Bermuda Convergence 2016 business networking event to bring together global […]READ MORE
The World Bank has been helping countries to access the capital markets for catastrophe insurance and disaster risk transfer for over a decade, but now […]
Now in its fourth year, this networking event for the alternative reinsurance, convergence and insurance-linked securities marketplace is supported by the most respected organisations in the ILS sector. A two-day event that attracts investors and industry participants to Bermuda, the leading jurisdiction for ILS.
Convergence 2016 is recognised as the leading industry event for the ILS sector, hosted in Hamilton, Bermuda – the leading jurisdiction for the ILS market. Register to attend today.
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A recent article in a leading insurance publication suggested that Bermuda had stolen the ILS market from other domiciles, in this case London. But that’s far from the case and rather than protectioni [...] READ MORE
Global reinsurance firm Swiss Re has sealed an agreement with the Chinese province of Guangdong to be the sole reinsurer for a parametric disaster insurance pilot providing $350m of protection against [...] READ MORE
Insurance and reinsurance group Validus has reported continued growth in assets under management at its AlphaCat Managers Ltd. third-party reinsurance capital and insurance-linked securities investmen [...] READ MORE
Disruptive innovation and advanced technology has the potential to shift value in the insurance and reinsurance industry, and could support and accelerate the growth of the insurance-linked securities [...] READ MORE
Nephila Capital, the world’s largest insurance-linked securities (ILS) fund manager has been revealed as the main capital provider for new Lloyd’s syndicate Blenheim Syndicate 5886, a partnership that [...] READ MORE
A recent article in a leading insurance publication suggested that Bermuda had stolen the ILS market from other domiciles, in this case London. But that’s […]READ MORE
The World Bank has been helping countries to access the capital markets for catastrophe insurance and disaster risk transfer for over a decade, but now […]READ MORE
Hear Greg talk about Bermuda's stability - an environment with the regulatory recognition and an innovative nature of a jurisdiction that is focused on commercial solutions to a global audience.
Bermuda Short Topic: ‘Understanding Risk’
‘Adapting Earthquake Science to Expanded Risk Transfer’
Dr. Robert Muir-Wood, Chief Research Officer at Risk Management Solutions
A new multi-country pool based in Bermuda will insure drought, weather cats and other large-scale risks that have been chronic problems in Africa. Organizers call it a "hybrid mutual" and say it was built to be moved.
Barney Schauble is a managing director of Bermuda based Nephila Capital, a leading investment manager specializing in the reinsurance industry investing in insurance-linked securities, catastrophe bonds, insurance swaps, and weather derivatives.
This is the summary of The Handbook of Insurance-Linked Securities (The Wiley Finance Series) by Pauline Barrieu, Luca Albertinini.
Insurance-linked securities, specifically catastrophe bonds, are receiving more investor attention as an attractive alternative investment. In this CreditMatters TV segment, Standard & Poor's Director Gary Martucci explains what ILS are and how we look at CAT bonds, and gives an outlook on the market.