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CCR interview: why understanding the wider impact of CSR is crucial for re/insurers

France15-07-2019Insurance-linked Securities (ILS), Risk Modelling

Corporate social responsibility has changed aspects of the risk transfer industry over time, but it is now becoming more important than ever for re/insurers to understand its wider consequences, Laurent Montador of CCR tells Intelligent Insurer.

‘ILS growth ahead’: S&P

North America28-06-2019Catastrophe

A recent downswing in interest in investing in the ILS market might be reversed by new developments, according to a new S&P Global Ratings report.

Five lessons for ILW summer school

Global, North America28-06-2019Industry Loss Warranties (ILW)

Tom Johansmeyer of PCS, Verisk Insurance Solutions, considers five lessons the market will need to learn this summer.

Model clarity will fuel ILS investor appetite

North America31-05-2019Insurance-linked Securities (ILS), Non Life Reinsurance

William Dubinsky, managing director & head of ILS at Willis Towers Watson Securities, takes a look at model clarity and other issues facing the ILS market.

Guernsey’s new ILS hybrid: even closer to the risk

Global, Guernsey24-04-2019Insurance-linked Securities (ILS)

Christopher Anderson, partner at law firm Carey Olsen in Guernsey, has introduced the concept of a hybrid ILS vehicle. Here he explains why and how he came up with the idea.

Interview: Antonio Huertas, Mapfre - reaping the rewards of change

Global, Latin America, Spain, USA04-04-2019General Insurance, Life & Health, Motor re/insurance, Non Life Reinsurance, Property and Casualty (P&C)

Spanish insurer Mapfre took some tough decisions last year—and also underperformed, according to its chief executive. Now, it wants to reap the rewards of these changes as well as its diversification to move into a new chapter, Antonio Huertas, chairman and CEO, tells Intelligent Insurer.

ILS market faces natural pause in pipeline

Global29-03-2019Alternative Risk Transfer (ART), Insurance-linked Securities (ILS)

The insurance-linked securities (ILS) market is facing a possible brief doldrum in 2019, before reviving in the second half of the year, according to Paul Schultz, chief executive of Aon Securities.

What ILS funds must learn from Irma

Global28-02-2019Alternative Risk Transfer (ART), Insurance-linked Securities (ILS)

Despite a multitude of other catastrophes in 2018, the single biggest loss event for reinsurers was so-called loss creep from 2017’s Hurricane Irma. Dirk Lohmann of Schroders examines what went wrong and what the industry must learn.

Spooked ILS investors have become wary of which funds they trust

Global, London Market, North America13-02-2019Alternative Risk Transfer (ART), Catastrophe, Insurance-linked Securities (ILS)

The spate of heavy losses in 2017 and 2018, compounded by ‘loss creep’ as some funds struggled to post accurate loss estimates, seems to have made ILS investors pause for thought, with many being much more circumspect as to where to place their money. Intelligent Insurer investigates.

A fresh start for the new year

Global21-01-2019Insurance-linked Securities (ILS)

Tom Johansmeyer of PCS, Verisk Insurance Solutions, looks back at 2018 and what impacted the ILS market over the year, and forward to the next 12 months.

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