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Reinsurance returns – lower and lower


The latest pricing data indicates that returns have slipped further for both the cat bond and reinsurance markets The third quarter has not been an active one for new reinsurance deals or cat […]

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Fay & Gonzalo: A Tale of Two Storms


Bermuda was hammered by two tropical cyclones in less than a week, Fay and Gonzalo. But hitting Bermuda was one of the few things the storms […]

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Retail Investors – the third wave


A new type of investor – the retail investor – is rapidly becoming a major force in the capitalisation of the reinsurance industrySince 2005 there […]

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Nothing Happened: PCS Q3 2014 Catastrophe Bond Report


Catastrophe bond issuance remained at $5.7 billion through the end of September but still topped the same period in 2013. Despite the absence of property […]

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2014 hurricane update with NASA’s Dr Tim Hall


It has been a quiet year for Atlantic hurricanes, and it is increasingly likely to stay that way. In the first of a series of […]

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Seismology on firmer ground


The cat bond and reinsurance markets are likely to be affected by a new study by the US Geological Survey. It concludes that, in many […]

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The rise of the insurance linked fund


For hundreds of years reinsurance was sold by reinsurers. In the early 2000s, a handful of specialist fund managers began to construct portfolios of catastrophe […]

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A brief history of cat bond prices – part one


We analysed twelve years of data to try to understand the causes of the big changes in the market price of catastrophe bonds Cat bond […]

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