Ramsey joins Wilmington Trust insurance & ILS collateral team

Wilmington Trust, N.A. has announced the hiring of Michael Ramsey to the role of client development officer in its Insurance Collateral Solutions team, the area of the business focused on collateral solutions for insurance-linked securities (ILS) including catastrophe bonds and other reinsurance transactions.In the new role within the Insurance Collateral read the full article →

Karson launches KT-Notes, an alternative reinsurance & ILS collateral

Karson, a global provider of liquidity, capital and collateral solutions to the insurance industry, is anticipating strong demand for its newly launched KT-Notes, which are designed to address the collateral needs and obligations of reinsurers and insurance-linked securities (ILS) investors.Karson is led by a veteran of the insurance-linked security (ILS) read the full article →

Canadian K-Note reinsurance collateral financing transaction completed

Karson Management (Bermuda) Limited, led by veteran of the insurance-linked security (ILS) and alternative risk financing sector Derrell Hendrix, alongside BNY Mellon have announced the successful completion of the first K-Note reinsurance collateral financing transaction in Canada.We first wrote about Karson Management's collateral alternatives and the development of the K-Note read the full article →

Wilmington Trust hires ex-Wells Fargo ILS & reinsurance trust team

Wilmington Trust has hired two insurance-linked securities (ILS) and reinsurance collateral experts, both previously with Wells Fargo, as it seeks to grow the firm’s insurance and reinsurance related trust business.Todd Winchel and Robert Quinn have both joined Wilmington Trust’s Global Capital Market division to lead the Insurance Collateral Solutions business read the full article →