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LATESTILS, cat bond & reinsurance capital news
Cat Bond & ILS Market Stats
Latest Catastrophe Bonds
|FloodSmart Re 2019-1||$300m|
|Sanders Re II Ltd. 2019-1||$300m|
|Bellemeade Re 2019-1||$341.79|
|Bowline Re Ltd. 2019-1||$250m|
|Find 550+ ILS transactions in our catastrophe bond & insurance-linked securities Deal Directory.|
Q4 2018 Cat Bond Market Report – Mortgage risk dominates, as cat risk issuance shrinks
Q4 2018 saw $1.97 billion of issuance, which is slightly below the long-term average for the period. Mortgage risk dominated, as catastrophe risk issuance slowed a little.
The outstanding market size at the end of the fourth-quarter of 2018 hit $37.8 billion, a new record high. Download the report here.
Reinsurance renewal coverage
Read our reporting, insight and analysis of the January 2019 reinsurance renewals, when a large proportion of global reinsurance program terms are renewed and repriced. Reinsurance rates remained largely flat, thanks to ongoing pressure from the weight of reinsurance capital. Read our reinsurance renewal coverage here.
- Japanese wind & aggregates see biggest April renewal rate rises
- ILS to play meaningful role as risk & exposure expand: Swiss Re's Ojeisekhoba
- 2019 hurricane forecast points to slower season if El Niño holds
- Oxbridge Re’s reinsurance sidecar wiped out by wildfire losses
- Butler led Cohen & Co. re/insurance & insurtech acquisition play raises $151m
- Allstate's Sanders Re II cat bond fixed at $300m at high-end of pricing
- Norsk Hydro cyber attack loss potential investigated by PCS
- Yesterday’s climate tail risk closer to today’s central scenario: Mark Carney
New to ILS, cat bonds and insurance linked investments?
As the asset class covering insurance linked securities and reinsurance linked investments grows, new readers may be looking for simple explanations of some of the key topics Artemis covers.
- What is a catastrophe bond?
- What are insurance-linked securities?
- What is life insurance securitization or life ILS?
- What is a reinsurance sidecar?
- List of reinsurance sidecars
- What do we mean by traditional, non-traditional or alternative reinsurance?