Reading Library - ILS, catastrophe bonds, alternative reinsurance and risk transfer reading
The following sections provide an overview of ART, alternative risk and reinsurance concepts, catastrophe bonds, insurance-linked securities and insurance linked investments, collateralized reinsurance, weather risk management & trading and more of the key topics that tend to crop up. There is some good beginners reading material and for those with a little more confidence some advanced research material as well. This area is going to grow so please keep coming back.
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ILS & Catastrophe Bond Market Reports
Artemis catastrophe bond & insurance-linked securities (ILS) market reports
This is Artemis' own quarterly catastrophe bond and ILS market report, providing a look at the new risk capital issued and the composition of the cat bond and ILS transactions completed each quarter.
Catastrophe Bond & Insurance-Linked Securities (ILS) Topics
- Catastrophe bond & insurance-linked securities (ILS) market reports
- Catastrophe Bonds & Insurance-Linked Securities (ILS)
- Risk modelling for insurance-linked securities (ILS)
- Trading cat bonds & ILS
- Pricing cat bonds & ILS
- Legal issues for cat bonds & ILS
- ILS & securitization
- Life, health and mortality insurance-linked securities
- Further reading on ILS, cat bonds and reinsurance capital
General Reinsurance Topics:
Alternative Risk Transfer, Collateralized & Alternative Reinsurance Topics:
- Introduction to Alternative Risk Transfer (ART)
- Collateralized reinsurance
- Collateralized reinsurance sidecars
- Parametric and index triggers
- Catastrophe Options & Derivatives
- Microinsurance and weather or catastrophe index-insurance
- Longevity Risk Transfer
Weather Risk Management & Trading Topics
- Introduction to Weather Trading, Weather Derivatives & Weather Futures
- Weather risk management for utilities & energy
- Weather derivatives, weather risk pricing & structuring
- Weather Risk Management & Hedging Case Studies
- Weather Risk Management Legal & Accounting Issues
Weather Trading Data Sources
Cat bond, ILS and reinsurance reading for beginners
We're seeing some demand for simple beginners explanations of concepts and topics that Artemis covers. These pages have been created to give people seeking an intro or understanding to catastrophe bonds, insurance linked securities and reinsurance capital a place to read and learn more about them.
- What is alternative risk transfer?
- What is a catastrophe bond?
- What are insurance-linked securities?
- What is life insurance securitization or life ILS?
- What are weather derivatives?
- What is parametric insurance?
- What are industry loss warranties?
- What is collateralized (or collateralised) reinsurance?
- What is a reinsurance sidecar?
- List of reinsurance sidecars
- What do we mean by traditional, non-traditional or alternative reinsurance?
- What is longevity risk transfer?
- List of longevity swap, risk transfer and reinsurance transactions