Blue Danube II cat bond pricing drops, more details emerge

Further details have become available on another of the catastrophe bonds that launched recently. The Blue Danube II Ltd. (Series 2013-1) cat bond, sponsored by German insurer Allianz who is looking for multi-peril and multi-region reinsurance protection for certain hurricane and earthquake risks, has now had its preliminary rating applied read the full article →

Swiss Re on their role in Blue Danube cat bond

Reinsurer Swiss Re have published a press release discussing their role in the recently completed Blue Danube Ltd. catastrophe bond. Swiss Re Capital Markets, the arm of Swiss Re who deal with capital markets structuring and placement, acted as an arranger/structurer and also bookrunner on the transaction, which provides German read the full article →