Catastrophe bond and ILS issuance banks & brokers leaderboard

This chart and table shows which insurance or reinsurance brokers capital markets units and investment banks are most prolific as intermediaries or service providers to the catastrophe bond and insurance-linked securitisation market.


Both the visualisation and the table beneath it show the leading investment banking or broker arrangers, structurers, bookrunners and managers that are most prolific in the outstanding catastrophe bond and ILS market, according to deal data from The Artemis Catastrophe Bond & Insurance-Linked Securities Deal Directory.


The chart provides a visual way to see which firm has worked the most as sole or joint structuring agent, sole or joint bookrunner and manager or co-manager for catastrophe bond and ILS deals which are still outstanding, while the table makes for an easy way to view and sort this data. The data also shows the total number of deals worked on and the amount of risk capital outstanding which has been worked on by each firm.



This tabulated version of the same data may make for easier viewing. You can sort the table by clicking on the column headings.

Company Sole structurer Joint structurer Sole bookrunner Joint bookrunner Manager / Co-manager No. deals $m
Aon Benfield Securities 19 9 19 12 0 34 9507.41
GC Securities 13 7 18 4 5 25 6400
Swiss Re Capital Markets 11 13 9 14 0 24 5604.01
Goldman Sachs 1 20 5 14 1 21 5215
Deutsche Bank Securities 0 4 2 9 5 17 4745
BNP Paribas 1 3 1 4 6 13 3229.91
Willis Capital Markets & Advisory 11 0 13 0 2 15 2751.676
Citigroup 2 0 1 5 0 6 2520
BofA Merrill Lynch 0 0 0 2 1 3 2100
Munich Re 2 0 8 0 2 11 1778.176
Natixis 0 2 0 3 1 3 1261.02
AIG Global Capital Markets 0 0 0 1 1 3 1098.89
Credit Suisse 1 0 2 0 0 2 520.89
Credit Agricole Securities 2 0 1 1 0 2 410.57
Jardine Lloyd Thompson Capital Markets 6 0 6 0 1 6 352.33
Hannover Re 0 0 0 0 1 1 223.176
Rewire Holdings LLC 2 0 0 0 0 2 145
SDDCO Brokerage Advisors LLC 0 0 2 0 0 2 145
Tokio Solution Management 2 0 0 0 1 2 72.6
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  • The data to create this chart is taken from the Artemis Deal Directory so does include some private catastrophe bond transactions, as well as any life, health or longevity insurance-linked securities transactions. Every effort has been made to accurately reflect the size of the catastrophe bond market and the firms structuring, bookrunning and arranging the deals.

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