Reinsurance sidecars

This Directory shows collateralized reinsurance sidecars by year of formation, including details of the sponsor of the reinsurance sidecar vehicle, the size of the collateralized reinsurance vehicle where known, as well as what risks were ceded to it and links to articles on Artemis covering these reinsurance sidecar transactions.

This is not an exhaustive list of collateralized reinsurance sidecars as there are a number of sidecar transactions in the reinsurance market which do not receive publicity. If you know of another reinsurance sidecar we should add to this list please contact us. Read our article: What is a reinsurance sidecar?

  Reinsurance Sidecar Sponsor Exposure Size Date
Mt. Logan Re Ltd. Everest Re Property catastrophe risks $949m Jul 2017
Turing Re Ltd. Hamilton Re Property catastrophe risks $65m Jun 2017
Sector Re Swiss Re Retrocession $492m Apr 2017
Versutus Ltd. (2017) Brit plc Property catastrophe reinsurance, U.S. binder insurance $150m Mar 2017
K-Cessions Hannover Re Multi-line retrocession $550m Jan 2017
Pangaea Reinsurance Ltd. TransRe Retrocession ~$500m 2017
Eden Re II Ltd. (Series 2017-1) Class B Munich Re Property catastrophe reinsurance and retrocession $258.7m Jan 2017
Versutus Ltd. (2017) Brit plc Property reinsurance $110m Jan 2017
Fibonacci Reinsurance Ltd. Renaissance Re Property catastrophe risks $140m Dec 2016
Leo Re Ltd. Unknown Property catastrophe risks $200m Dec 2016
Limestone Re Ltd. Liberty Mutual Insurance U.S. property catastrophe, U.S. homeowners and London Market specialty insurance $160m Dec 2016
Eden Re II Ltd. (Series 2017-1) Class A Munich Re Property catastrophe reinsurance and retrocession $101.4m Dec 2016
Silverton Re Aspen Property catastrophe reinsurance $130m Dec 2016
Sector Re Swiss Re Multi-line retrocession $395m Apr 2016
Mt. Logan Re Ltd. Everest Re Property catastrophe reinsurance $1 billion Apr 2016
Mt. Logan Re Ltd. Everest Re Property catastrophe reinsurance $860m Jan 2016
K-Cessions Hannover Re Multi-line retrocession $500m Jan 2016
Altair Re IV Ltd. ACE $?m Jan 2015
Versutus Ltd. (2016) Brit plc Property catastrophe reinsurance $82.5m Jan 2016
Eden Re II Ltd. (Series 2016-1) Munich Re Property catastrophe reinsurance and retrocession $360m Dec 2015
Silverton Re Aspen Property catastrophe reinsurance $125m Dec 2015
Mt. Logan Re Ltd. Everest Re Property catastrophe reinsurance ~$885m Oct 2015
Lorenz Re PartnerRe Property catastrophe reinsurance (select accounts) $84m Jul 2015
Silverton Re Aspen Property catastrophe reinsurance ~$92.4m Jul 2015
Sector Re V Ltd. Swiss Re Retrocession $190.7m Apr 2015
K-Cessions Hannover Re Multi-line retrocession $400m Jan 2015
Harambee Re Ltd. 2015 Argo Group Property catastrophe reinsurance $?m Jan 2015
Mt. Logan Re Ltd. Everest Re Property catastrophe reinsurance ~$810m Jan 2015
AlphaCat 2015 Ltd. AlphaCat Managers (Validus) Property catastrophe reinsurance and retrocession $155m Jan 2015
Versutus Ltd. Brit plc Property catastrophe excess of loss reinsurance $75m Jan 2015
Altair Re III Ltd. ACE Property catastrophe insurance and reinsurance $?m Jan 2015
Pangaea Reinsurance Ltd. TransRe Retrocession $?m Dec 2014
New Point Re VII Ltd. Markel Corp. Property catastrophe reinsurance $?m Dec 2014
Eden Re I Ltd. (Series 2015-1) Munich Re Property catastrophe reinsurance and retrocession $75m Dec 2014
Eden Re II Ltd. Munich Re Property catastrophe reinsurance and retrocession $290m Dec 2014
Silverton Re Aspen Property catastrophe reinsurance $85m Dec 2014
Silverton Re Aspen Property catastrophe reinsurance ~$80m Oct 2014
Mt. Logan Re Ltd. Everest Re Property catastrophe reinsurance ~$480m Oct 2014
Pangaea Reinsurance IX Ltd. TransRe Retrocession $?m May 2014
Upsilon Reinsurance (RFO) RenaissanceRe Worldwide aggregate retrocession $265m Jan 2014
AlphaCat 2014 Validus Holdings Property catastrophe reinsurance and retrocession $160m Jan 2014
Eden Re Ltd. Munich Re Property catastrophe reinsurance and retrocession $63m Jan 2014
Altair Re II Ltd. ACE Property catastrophe insurance and reinsurance $95m Jan 2014
Harambee Re Ltd. 2014 Argo Group Property catastrophe reinsurance $?m Jan 2014
Atlas Reinsurance X Ltd. SCOR Line specific business $55.5m Jan 2014
Silverton Re Aspen Property catastrophe reinsurance $65m Dec 2013
New Point VI Markel Corp. Property catastrophe reinsurance $215m Jul 2013
Kiskadee Re Hiscox Property catastrophe reinsurance $?m Jun 2013
Altair Re ACE Property catastrophe insurance and reinsurance $95m Apr 2013
K Cession Hannover Re Property catastrophe and excess-of-loss marine $328m Mar 2013
Lorenz Re PartnerRe Property catastrophe reinsurance (select accounts) $75m Mar 2013
Mt. Logan Re Ltd. Everest Re Property catastrophe reinsurance $250m Jan 2013
AlphaCat 2013 Validus Holdings Property catastrophe reinsurance and retrocession $230m Jan 2013
Harambee Re 2013-1 Ltd. Argo Group Insurance and reinsurance risks $?m Jan 2013
Upsilon Reinsurance II Ltd. RenaissanceRe Worldwide aggregate retrocession $185m Jan 2013
New Point V
(capital increase)
Alterra Capital, Stone Point Property catastrophe retrocession $247m Dec 2012
Saltire Re I Lancashire Holdings Multi-line UNL aggregate reinsurance product $250m Nov 2012
New Point V Alterra Capital, Stone Point Property catastrophe retrocession $210m Jun 2012
Accordion Reinsurance Ltd. Lancashire Holdings Property catastrophe $250m Jun 2012
AlphaCat 2012 Validus Holdings Property catastrophe reinsurance and retrocession $70m Jun 2012
Timicuan Reinsurance III RenaissanceRe Property catastrophe retrocession (largely Florida) $73.7m Jun 2012
Pangaea Reinsurance IV Ltd. TransRe Retrocession $?m May 2012
AlphaCat Re 2011 Ltd. (additional equity raise) Validus Holdings Property catastrophe reinsurance and retrocession $39.9m Feb 2012
Accordion Reinsurance Ltd.
(additional deployment)
Lancashire Holdings Property catastrophe $75m Feb 2012
Upsilon Re RenaissanceRe Property catastrophe retrocession $73.7m Jan 2012
AlphaCat Re 2011 Ltd. (additional equity raise) Validus Holdings Property catastrophe reinsurance and retrocession $71m Dec 2011
DaVinci Re RenaissanceRe Property catastrophe, specialty $100m Jun 2011
AlphaCat Re 2011 Ltd. Validus Holdings Property catastrophe reinsurance and retrocession $180m Jun 2011
Accordion Reinsurance Ltd. Lancashire Holdings Property catastrophe $250m May 2011
New Point IV Alterra Capital, Stone Point Property catastrophe retrocession $200m Apr 2011
Fac Pool Re Hannover Re Facultative risks (global) $60m Sep 2009
Timicuan Reinsurance II RenaissanceRe Florida property catastrophe retrocession $60m Jun 2009
Kaith / K6 Hannover Re Property catastrophe, property risk, aviation, marine $180m Mar 2009
Globe Re Hannover Re Property catastrophe retrocession $133m May 2008
Sector Re II Swiss Re Property catastrophe and aviation $150m Apr 2008
Cyrus Re II Ltd. XL Property catastrophe reinsurance and retrocession $136m Jan 2008
Norton Re II Brit Limited Property catastrophe retrocession $118.2m Dec 2007
Mont Gele Re Flagstone Re Property catastrophe reinsurance $60m Jul 2007
Starbound Re II RenaissanceRe Property catastrophe reinsurance $341.5m Jun 2007
Emerson Re CIG Re / New Castle Re Property catastrophe reinsurance $550m May 2007
Kepler Re Hannover Re Property catastrophe retrocession $200m Mar 2007
Sector Re Swiss Re Property catastrophe reinsurance, aviation $220m Jan 2007
MaRI Ltd. Marsh / ACE Property catastrophe reinsurance $400m Jan 2007
Triomphe Re Paris Re Property catastrophe retrocession $185m Dec 2006
Stoneheath Re XL Property catastrophe reinsurance $350m Dec 2006
Norton Re Brit Limited Property catastrophe retrocession $107.7m Dec 2006
Syncro Ltd. Chaucer Syndicate 4242 Property catastrophe reinsurance $100m Dec 2006
Panther Re Hiscox Property catastrophe reinsurance $360m Dec 2006
New Point Re Harbor Point Property catastrophe retrocession $250m Dec 2006
Cyrus Re Ltd. XL Property catastrophe reinsurance and retrocession $635m Nov 2006
Mont Fort Re Flagstone Re Peak catastrophe risks and ILW's $60m Aug 2006
Concord Re Limited AIG U.S. commercial property risks $730m Aug 2006
Sirocco Re Lancashire Group Offshore energy and marine insurance $95m Jun 2006
Timicuan Re RenaissanceRe Reinstatement premium protection $70m Jun 2006
Bay Point Re Harbor Point U.S. property, marine, retrocession, workers compensation $150m Jun 2006
Petrel Re Validus Re Offshore energy and marine reinsurance $200m Jun 2006
Olympus Re II White Mountains Property, catastrophe, retrocession, marine $156m Jun 2006
Starbound Re RenaissanceRe Short-tailed property and marine $315m May 2006
Castlepoint Re Tower Group Program property and specialty insurance $256m Apr 2006
Flatiron Re Ltd. Arch Capital Property and marine reinsurance $840m Dec 2005
Blue Ocean Re Montpelier Re Property catastrophe retrocession $300m Dec 2005
Helicon Re Ltd. White Mountains Short-tailed property and marine $145m Dec 2005
Kaith / K5 Hannover Re Property catastrophe, property lines, aviation, marine $370m Dec 2005
Rockridge Re Montpelier Re High excess catastrophe retrocession $91m Jun 2005

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