Marsh to match capital to the right risk with Cerulean Re vehicle

Marsh & McLennan Companies (MMC), via GC Securities and Marsh Captive Solutions, recently announced the launch of a new vehicle designed to support the access of capital markets-backed insurance-linked securities (ILS) protection, called Cerulean Re SAC Ltd.According to Marsh, Cerulean Re SAC Ltd., a Bermuda registered segregated account company (SAC) read the full article →

Reinsurers lose 20% of market share to alternatives: Conning

A new study from Conning found that reinsurance companies are under pressure from all angles alternative, with the capital markets, captives and government-sponsored entities all taking risk that was once their domain.The study looks at how buying trends have shifted in the soft reinsurance market and discusses the dynamics of read the full article →

Cayman Islands seeking to attract more reinsurance business

The Cayman Islands are to amend their insurance legislation in an attempt to attract more reinsurance business to the islands. The Caymans are a popular domicile for hedge funds, banks, captives and re/insurers as well as being the domicile home to many insurance-linked securities and catastrophe bond special purpose vehicles.The read the full article →