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Opportunity knocks from insurtech

Latin America16-11-2016ILS, ILS issuance, ILS market

Insurtech and data analytics can be used to create products for the ILS market which are widely diversified from traditional risks such as Gulf of Mexico windstorm, says Clive O’Connell of McCarthy Denning.

Mitigating the way out of a soft market

Asia, Asia Pacific, Central and Eastern Europe, London Market, United States, Western Europe25-08-2016ILS, ILS issuance, ILS market

We are in a soft market and, according to a recent report by Standard & Poor’s, reinsurers are looking to both retrocession and ILS to mitigate the negative implications of that soft market on their profitability, says Clive O'Connell of McCarthy Denning.

Five reasons Q2 was different

Europe, Global, United States, Western Europe21-07-2016ILS, ILS issuance, ILS market

Many of the names remained the same, but second-quarter cat bond issuance activity was different from the norm, says Tom Johansmeyer, assistant vice president, reinsurance services, marketing at ISO/Verisk Insurance Solutions.

Electronic trading of catastrophe risk

Global17-05-2016Alternative Investments, ILS, ILS market

The free trading of catastrophe risk on electronic platforms could be a major disruptor to the reinsurance market, says Clive O'Connell of McCarthy Denning.

Trigger happy?

Global, London United Kingdom24-03-2016Alternative Investments, ILS, ILS market

Clear and unambiguous wording of trigger clauses in ILS contracts is vital to their success, says Clive O’Connell of McCarthy Denning.

Can London take the lead role?

Europe, London Market03-02-2016ILS

The ILS sector is still growing fast, and the London Market should be at the forefront of its development, but there are problems to overcome says Clive O’Connell of McCarthy Denning.

This time it’s different

Global17-12-2015Catastrophe bonds, ILS

Tom Johansmeyer, assistant vice president, reinsurance services, marketing at ISO/Verisk Insurance Solutions, debunks the five top myths of exchange-traded risk, an idea whose time has come once again.

How to Make Exchange-Traded Risk Work

Asia-Pacific, Eastern Europe, Latin America, London Market, MENA, United States, Western Europe24-11-2015

Tom Johansmeyer, AVP – reinsurance services, marketing at ISO/Verisk Insurance Solutions, takes a look at the issues surrounding exchange-traded risks and the best way to make the market in them work.

Commercial Property and Data Quality

London Market, London United Kingdom, USA09-11-2015Zack Schmiesing

With big data now a hot topic for insurers, Zack Schmiesing, director of thought leadership at Verisk Commercial Property, takes a look at some of the pitfalls that await the unwary.

1/1 Renewal "To do" list

29-10-2015ILSTom Johansmeyer

With the end of year renewals approaching, Tom Johansmeyer, AVP – reinsurance services, marketing at ISO/Verisk Insurance Solutions, lists what the ILS industry needs to have on its "To do" list.

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