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Capital market to pay share of $25bn+ Bermudian loss from hurricanes

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ILS to show it’s “an integral part of the system” after hurricanes: JLT Re

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Bermuda re/insurers paid out $73bn to EU

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UK ILS rule delay could reduce chance of Jan renewal ILS deals

The UK rules on insurance-linked securities (ILS) were supposed to have come before the Parliament in late September, but this has been delayed by the […]
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Capital market to pay share of $25bn+ Bermudian loss from hurricanes

The Bermuda re/insurance market is expected to face a bill of somewhere around $25 billion from recent hurricane events, with the capital markets set to […]
Source: Artemis.bm

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ILS to show it’s “an integral part of the system” after hurricanes: JLT Re

As the markets begin to take stock and readjust to the impacts of two of the most devastating hurricanes the U.S. has seen in recent […]
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Bermuda re/insurers paid out $73bn to EU

Bermuda insurers and reinsurers have paid out almost $73 billion in claims to European Union policyholders and claimants over the past 20 years. Of the […]
Source: The Royal Gazette

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October 18 – 19, 2017

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There can be no guarantee of survival for those reinsurance capital providers hoping for price rises, in the wake of the recent major hurricane catastrophe loss events, according to James Nash of brok [...] READ MORE

Catastrophe risk modelling specialist, CoreLogic, has provided a preliminary insured and uninsured loss estimate from the impacts of hurricane Nate of up to $1.35 billion, with the majority coming fro [...] READ MORE

Here are the ten most popular news articles, week ending 22nd October 2017, covering catastrophe bonds, ILS, reinsurance capital and related risk transfer topics. To ensure you never miss a thing subs [...] READ MORE

Typhoon Lan is currently heading for Japan with sustained winds estimated as being in the Category 3 region and further strengthening expected, possibly to super typhoon status, followed by a slight w [...] READ MORE

Insurance and reinsurance linked investment specialist Twelve Capital Management has made a significant equity investment in U.S. primary property and casualty insurance group Heritage Insurance Holdi [...] READ MORE

UK ILS rule delay could reduce chance of Jan renewal ILS deals

The UK rules on insurance-linked securities (ILS) were supposed to have come before the Parliament in late September, but this has been delayed by the […]

READ MORE

Capital market to pay share of $25bn+ Bermudian loss from hurricanes

The Bermuda re/insurance market is expected to face a bill of somewhere around $25 billion from recent hurricane events, with the capital markets set to […]

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ILS to show it’s “an integral part of the system” after hurricanes: JLT Re

As the markets begin to take stock and readjust to the impacts of two of the most devastating hurricanes the U.S. has seen in recent […]

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Bermuda re/insurers paid out $73bn to EU

Bermuda insurers and reinsurers have paid out almost $73 billion in claims to European Union policyholders and claimants over the past 20 years. Of the […]

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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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