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Third-party & ILS capital to more than double to $150B by 2020: Millette

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ILS Bermuda Announces Date for Bermuda Convergence 2015

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Bermuda stretches ILS market lead

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As asset class correlations rise, attraction to ILS & cat bonds increases

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Third-party & ILS capital to more than double to $150B by 2020: Millette

As the pace of change in the reinsurance market accelerates, there is an expectation that the amount of capital seeking direct access to insurance and […]
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ILS Bermuda Announces Date for Bermuda Convergence 2015

Hamilton, Bermuda – Bermuda Convergence 2015 will be held November 11-13, in Hamilton, Bermuda ILS Bermuda Ltd. announced today. Last November, the Bermuda Convergence 2014 event was hailed a major success, drawing more than 300 delegates from 13 different countries around the world including Canada, Cayman Islands, Finland, France, Germany, […]

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Bermuda stretches ILS market lead

Bermuda is streaking ahead in the global ILS market, with the Island issuing $7.7 billion of during 2014. By comparison Cayman Islands saw only $0.7 […]
Source: The Royal Gazette

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Bermuda fund generates 19.7% in first full year

Reinsurance veteran Don Kramer’s latest Bermuda start-up venture has got off to a flying start. In its first full year of operations, ILS Capital Management […]
Source: The Royal Gazette

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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. Registration dates to follow.

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

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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A study undertaken by Conning alongside the American Council of Life Insurers (ACLI) found that life insurance companies could look to invest in alternative asset classes such as ILS as a way to add d [...] READ MORE

For Endurance Specialty Holdings, the addition of an established third-party reinsurance capital and ILS investments business in Blue Capital Management, thanks to the acquisition of Montpelier Re, wi [...] READ MORE

Endurance Specialty Holdings Ltd. has just announced that it is to acquire Bermudian reinsurance specialists Montpelier Re Holdings Ltd., giving the company a ready-made third-party capital and ILS in [...] READ MORE

Private-owned global investment and asset management conglomerate, Fosun International Limited’s adoption of Warren Buffett’s reinsurance and investment model is proving to be a success, as the China- [...] READ MORE

The Australian government has launched a consultation process to see how access to insurance in  cyclone prone regions in the north can be eased, with measures such as a government backed catastrophe [...] READ MORE

Third-party & ILS capital to more than double to $150B by 2020: Millette

As the pace of change in the reinsurance market accelerates, there is an expectation that the amount of capital seeking direct access to insurance and […]

READ MORE

Bermuda stretches ILS market lead

Bermuda is streaking ahead in the global ILS market, with the Island issuing $7.7 billion of during 2014. By comparison Cayman Islands saw only $0.7 […]

READ MORE

Bermuda fund generates 19.7% in first full year

Reinsurance veteran Don Kramer’s latest Bermuda start-up venture has got off to a flying start. In its first full year of operations, ILS Capital Management […]

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As asset class correlations rise, attraction to ILS & cat bonds increases

Managers of large multi-asset class investment funds are showing signs of concern that correlation levels between asset classes may break down, with their portfolio adjustments […]

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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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