Secquaero models to help assess insurance linked security risks

by Artemis on May 29, 2008

Secquaero Advisors Ltd. has licensed AIR Worldwide’s CATRADER modelling software to help them effectively assess the risks of investments in insurance linked securities. Dirk Lohmann, Managing Partner at Secquaero said “CATRADER will be incorporated into our overall risk management framework and help us in assessing the impact of individual catastrophe-related financial investments, as well as optimize the risk / return profile of the managed portfolio.”

It’s Secquaero ILS Fund Ltd. will benefit greatly from the ability to the impact of individual catastrophe-related financial investments, as well as optimize the risk / return profile of the managed portfolio. CATRADER can be used to evaluate cat bonds and other catastrophe-related instruments with a range of trigger types, including indemnity, index and notional portfolio-based triggers.

Full news release here.

Having access to sophisticated modelling and analysis software is crucial for funds such as Secquaero to be able to encourage investors to have the confidence to take the leap to invest in catastrophe insurance linked notes. We’ll be adding links to all the major providers of risk modelling software to our Resource Library in the near future.

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