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Bermuda Stock Exchange cat bond & ILS listings near $17.5 billion

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UK should be “at the cutting edge” of ILS: Economic Secretary, Baldwin

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Solvency II likely to be “major development” for ILS market: EIOPA

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Bermuda Builds On ILS Success

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Bermuda Stock Exchange cat bond & ILS listings near $17.5 billion

Following an impressive 2014 the Bermuda Stock Exchange (BSX) has passed yet another milestone, revealing that a significant $17.462 billion catastrophe bonds, ILS, sidecars and […]
Source: Artemis

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UK should be “at the cutting edge” of ILS: Economic Secretary, Baldwin

The UK continues to make it clear that ILS is firmly on the governmental agenda as Economic Secretary to the HM Treasury Harriett Baldwin said […]
Source: Artemis

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Bermuda Builds On ILS Success

Tim Faries, Bermuda Group Head, Corporate and Group Team Leader, Insurance, at Appleby, discusses the importance of Bermuda’s insurance-linked securities (ILS) market to the Island’s […]
Source: Appleby

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Bermuda: Reinsurance Market Capital in Focus

Bermuda: Reinsurance Market Capital in Focus Bermuda is an island the size of Manhattan. As anyone who has ever tried to buy real estate in a big city like Manhattan knows, there is a wide range of choices to suit every appetite. So it is with Bermuda reinsurers. We assure […]

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In its third year, this unique networking event sets itself apart from other industry events, bringing leaders together from the alternative reinsurance, convergence and insurance linked securities marketplace. Supported by the most respected organisations in the ILS sector, this two-day event seeks to attract investors and industry participants to Bermuda, the leading jurisdiction for ILS.

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Hosted at PIER 6 on Front St, this invitation-only event is distinctively different from other industry events, providing a unique platform for networking.

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Our keynote and industry speakers give valuable insight into the ILS market offering frank discussion on the industry’s hottest topics. Speaker announcements follow event launch.

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

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In a move which has been anticipated Italian investment holding company EXOR S.p.A. says it is enhancing the terms of its binding offer for reinsurance firm PartnerRe, in order to make the deal even m [...] READ MORE

Following an impressive 2014 the Bermuda Stock Exchange (BSX) has passed yet another milestone, revealing that a significant $17.462 billion catastrophe bonds, ILS, sidecars and reinsurance investment [...] READ MORE

Rating agency Moody’s Investors Service has affirmed the ratings on the $800m of life insurance-linked securities (ILS) which were issued by Northwind Holdings LLC., on behalf of sponsoring life insur [...] READ MORE

The total net assets held by U.S. mutual fund manager Pioneer Investments interval style insurance-linked securities fund, the Pioneer ILS Interval Fund, have increased by approximately 14% to now sit [...] READ MORE

The rise in global urbanisation to hazard prone areas, climate change and increased values at risk have sparked a new “era of catastrophes,” signalling an opportunity for the insurance and reinsurance [...] READ MORE

Bermuda Stock Exchange cat bond & ILS listings near $17.5 billion

Following an impressive 2014 the Bermuda Stock Exchange (BSX) has passed yet another milestone, revealing that a significant $17.462 billion catastrophe bonds, ILS, sidecars and […]

READ MORE

UK should be “at the cutting edge” of ILS: Economic Secretary, Baldwin

The UK continues to make it clear that ILS is firmly on the governmental agenda as Economic Secretary to the HM Treasury Harriett Baldwin said […]

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Solvency II likely to be “major development” for ILS market: EIOPA

The introduction of the impending Solvency II insurance and reinsurance regulatory environment is likely to be a “major development” for the insurance-linked securities (ILS) market, […]

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Bermuda Builds On ILS Success

Tim Faries, Bermuda Group Head, Corporate and Group Team Leader, Insurance, at Appleby, discusses the importance of Bermuda’s insurance-linked securities (ILS) market to the Island’s […]

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KPMG in Bermuda: ILS and the impact on traditional markets

In this Podcast, we sit with Jason Carne, Head of ILS, to discuss Insurance Linked Securities and its impact on the traditional market.

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.

Catastrophe (Cat) Bond

A cat bond is a bond with an embedded option.

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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