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Speedwell’s weatherXchange platform gaining traction

A number of weather risk transfer transactions have been originated and executed thanks to Speedwell Weather's parametric weather risk transfer platform weatherXchange, while requests for pricing of contracts are rising, according to the company.Speedwell Weather, a provider of weather data, forecasting information, analytics, software and consultancy for the weather derivatives read the full article →

Parametric weather risk specialist Meteo Protect gains Lloyd’s access

Meteo Protect, the weather index insurance specialist, has received Coverholder status from the Lloyd’s of London insurance and reinsurance marketplace, enabling it to access, underwrite and issue policies for Lloyd’s syndicates.The Coverholder status provides Meteo Protect with access to the specialist Lloyd’s of London brand, security and ratings, as well read the full article →

CelsiusPro & Aon Benfield renew partnership on weather risk transfer

Swiss headquartered weather index insurance and parametric risk transfer specialist CelsiusPro AG and reinsurance broker Aon Benfield have renewed their existing partnership that sees the pair working together to deliver weather risk transfer solutions to Aon clients.CelsiusPro and Aon Benfield have been working together on parametric weather risk transfer since read the full article →

Meteo Protect pays out on Spanish olive grower parametric covers

The Agricultural Association of Young Farmers (ASAJA-JAEN), a Spanish olive growers’ cooperative, has announced that 100% of its members that subscribed to a parametric insurance scheme through a deal with Meteo Protect, have received compensation after regional temperature highs.Earlier this year weather index insurance specialist, Meteo Protect, secured a deal read the full article →