Alternative reinsurance capital

Articles discussing alternative reinsurance capital. Largely sources from third-party investors in the capital markets, alternative reinsurance capital is increasingly being leveraged by reinsurers as a cheaper cost source of risk transfer while for investors the access to reinsurance returns as an investment is growing in popularity.

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Around 20% of 2018 ILS capacity remains trapped: A.M. Best

As much as 20% of the total insurance-linked securities (ILS) and third-party reinsurance capital that was deployed for the 2018 underwriting year remains trapped in funds and other structures following the impacts of losses, according to A.M. Best.This is expected to be a key driver for profitability moving forwards through read the full article →

Best of Artemis, week ending 10th February 2019

Here are the ten most popular news articles, week ending 10th February 2019, covering catastrophe bonds, ILS, reinsurance capital and related risk transfer topics. To ensure you never miss a thing subscribe to the weekly Artemis email newsletter updates or get our email alerts for every article we publish.Ten most read the full article →

ILS to continue driving closer to the original risk: Aon execs

Alternative reinsurance capital continues to innovate and is an important part of matching capital with risk, and its drive to get closer to the original source of risk is expected to continue, according to executives at insurance and reinsurance broker, Aon.Alternative, third-party reinsurance or insurance-linked securities (ILS) capital has significantly read the full article →

Best of Artemis, week ending 3rd February 2019

Here are the ten most popular news articles, week ending 3rd February 2019, covering catastrophe bonds, ILS, reinsurance capital and related risk transfer topics. To ensure you never miss a thing subscribe to the weekly Artemis email newsletter updates or get our email alerts for every article we publish.Ten most read the full article →

AXIS ceded nearly $600m of premium to third-party capital partners in 2018

Bermudian insurance and reinsurance specialist AXIS Capital Holdings Limited significantly increased its activities with third-party investors in 2018, doubling its premiums ceded through ILS type arrangements to so-called strategic capital partners to nearly $600 million.That doesn't include another just over $183 million ceded to the re/insurers Harrington Re vehicle, AXIS’ read the full article →