Reinsurance renewals news

Reinsurance renewals news and articles. Discussing the trajectory of reinsurance pricing and rates, as well as the flow of reinsurance capital at key market renewal seasons where many reinsurance programs are renewed and new reinsurance and retrocession capital and capacity is deployed.

The reinsurance cycle follows a number of key renewal seasons and the news and analysis below covers these important reinsurance market renewals.

The key reinsurance renewal periods are at January 1st, April 1st, June 1st and July 1st.

The January renewals have a particular focus on European programs, Asia Pacific (ex. Japan), casualty and specialty risks. The mid-year reinsurance renewals see a particular focus on U.S. property catastrophe reinsurance renewals, with Florida a particular focus in June. Japanese reinsurance program renewals are a major focus at April 1st.


Clear signs of momentum in ILS market pricing: Twelve Capital

Specialist insurance-linked securities (ILS) and reinsurance investment manager Twelve Capital said that there are "clear signs of momentum" in the ILS market, as pricing responds to the losses of the last two years.Giving its outlook for 2019, Twelve Capital notes that pricing has responded at the reinsurance renewals and also read the full article →