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Hurricanes could signal beginning of a new chapter for ILS: Milliman

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Third-party capital willing to reload, new capital ready to enter: Morgan Stanley

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ILS market hasn’t replaced all trapped capital: Perez at ILS Bermuda’s Beyond Convergence Event

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Alternative capital will maintain influence on pricing: Fitch

Alternative capital, insurance-linked securities (ILS) and collateralized reinsurance will maintain its influence on global reinsurance pricing, as a “key driver of the magnitude of future […]
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Hurricanes could signal beginning of a new chapter for ILS: Milliman

In the future, the industry might well look back at hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria as the start of a new chapter for the alternative […]
Source: Artemis.bm

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Third-party capital willing to reload, new capital ready to enter: Morgan Stanley

Third-party capital providers are ready and willing to reload following recent major catastrophe losses, while at the same time new capital is exploring post-event opportunities […]
Source: Artemis.bm

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ILS market hasn’t replaced all trapped capital: Perez at ILS Bermuda’s Beyond Convergence Event

The ILS market has not yet fully replaced the capital lost or trapped as a result of this year’s hurricane events, Horseshoe Group CEO Andre […]
Source: Trading Risk

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October 18 – 19, 2017

Now in its fifth 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.

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Convergence 2017 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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Do you have a view on the ILS market, a business idea, recent research or an informed viewpoint you’d like to share as a Bermuda Shorts speaker? Submit your topic here

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An unparalleled opportunity for exposure across global insurance, reinsurance, investment companies, regulators and professional service partners. Request further information here.

IN THE NEWS

Specialty insurance and reinsurance player and part of the Fairfax group Brit Ltd. has launched a new collateralised reinsurance vehicle, named Sussex Capital, which will write third-party business on [...]

The coupon spread for the €90 million Hexagon Reinsurance DAC (Series 2017-1) catastrophe bond issuance, sponsored by French mutual insurance society Covéa Group, has now been fixed at the bottom end [...]

Nasdaq inc. created the world’s first electronic share trading platform and stock exchange and is now among the largest providers of trading, clearing and exchange technology, so it’s intriguing to le [...]

Welcome to the third annual Artemis ILS Bermuda Executive Roundtable in which participants discussed a mix of challenges and opportunities for the sector as it continues to expand its remit and push f [...]

Alternative capital, insurance-linked securities (ILS) and collateralized reinsurance will maintain its influence on global reinsurance pricing, as a “key driver of the magnitude of future rate increa [...]

Alternative capital will maintain influence on pricing: Fitch

Alternative capital, insurance-linked securities (ILS) and collateralized reinsurance will maintain its influence on global reinsurance pricing, as a “key driver of the magnitude of future […]

READ MORE

Hurricanes could signal beginning of a new chapter for ILS: Milliman

In the future, the industry might well look back at hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria as the start of a new chapter for the alternative […]

READ MORE

Third-party capital willing to reload, new capital ready to enter: Morgan Stanley

Third-party capital providers are ready and willing to reload following recent major catastrophe losses, while at the same time new capital is exploring post-event opportunities […]

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ILS market hasn’t replaced all trapped capital: Perez at ILS Bermuda’s Beyond Convergence Event

The ILS market has not yet fully replaced the capital lost or trapped as a result of this year’s hurricane events, Horseshoe Group CEO Andre […]

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BSX's Greg Wojciechowski talks about Bermuda's positivity

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.

ILS Convergence - Bermuda Short: Dr. Robert Muir-Wood

Bermuda Short Topic: ‘Understanding Risk’

‘Adapting Earthquake Science to Expanded Risk Transfer’
Dr. Robert Muir-Wood, Chief Research Officer at Risk Management Solutions

Bermuda Hosts a Unique African Catastrophe Insurer

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 Nephila Capital: Investing in reinsurance and weather risk

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.

Investing Book Summary: The Handbook of Insurance-Linked Securities

This is the summary of The Handbook of Insurance-Linked Securities (The Wiley Finance Series) by Pauline Barrieu, Luca Albertinini.

The ABCs Of Rating CAT Bonds

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.

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