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ILS NYC 2019

Cat Bond & ILS Market Stats

2018 issuance

$12.8 billion.

Outstanding market

$37.2 billion.

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Latest Catastrophe Bonds

Issuer $
Eagle Re 2018-1 $410m
Residential Re 2018-2 $150m
Bellemeade Re 2018-3 $506.1m
Home Re 2018-1 $318.6m
SD Re 2018-1 $125m
Ursa Re 2018-1 $250m
Bellemeade Re 2018-2 $653.3m
Find 550+ ILS transactions in our catastrophe bond & insurance-linked securities Deal Directory.

Artemis Monte Carlo Rendezvous Executive Roundtable 2018» Artemis Monte Carlo Rendezvous Executive Roundtable 2018
We held our third annual Artemis Monte Carlo Reinsurance Rendezvous Roundtable in 2018.

Participants discussed discussed the response of the capital markets to 2017 catastrophe events, where ILS growth might come from, and emerging risks such as cyber.
Download the report here.

Artemis ILS NYC 2019» Artemis ILS NYC 2019
Joins us at our third annual insurance-linked securities conference in New York City, for a day of insightful and forward-looking discussions on the future of ILS with more than 300 attendees expected. Register to attend here.

Q3 2018 Catastrophe Bond Market Report» Q3 2018 Cat Bond Market Report - Sponsors and investors show commitment to ILS
Q3 2018 saw $2.5 billion of new risk capital brought to market from 9 deals, as the emergence of new perils in the market helped to drive a record third-quarter of issuance.

The outstanding market size at the end of the third-quarter of 2018 hit $36.6 billion, representing market growth of $6.7 billion year-on-year. Download the report here.

Interviews, roundtables and speeches from industry professionals

» Capital markets ideally placed to meet emerging ECIS demand: RMS
As the ECIS regions looks to disaster risk transfer, the capital markets are a natural fit.

» First flood cat bond “very significant” for ILS market: John Seo, Fermat
FEMA's use of a cat bond to augment its reinsurance coverage for the NFIP was significant.

» Further cat bond innovation to come: Paul Schultz, Aon
While we've seen significant innovation in ILS there is a lot more to come.

» Durability of ILS structures no longer in question: Tim Faries, Appleby
The ability of the ILS market and structures to deal with losses has now been proven.

» Cyber is the new property: Niklaus Hilti, Credit Suisse ILS
Because of the scale of the risk, cyber could be as important to ILS as property risk.

Read all Artemis interviews.

Featured Conferences

Date Details
1st Feb 2019 ILS NYC 2019
Tickets are now on sale for Artemis' third annual insurance-linked securities conference in New York. Register today!
Held in: NYC.
View all upcoming conferences in our Events Calendar.
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Reinsurance, ILS and Catastrophe Bond Job Vacancies

You can now post your reinsurance, catastrophe bond and ILS job listings on Artemis. View the latest reinsurance, ILS and cat bond jobs here. Simply send us the details of your vacancies and we will add them to the website.














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