Catastrophe bonds & ILS issued and outstanding by year

This chart shows catastrophe bond and insurance-linked securities (ILS) risk capital issued and outstanding by year from The Artemis Catastrophe Bond & Insurance-Linked Securities Deal Directory. With this chart you can see the volume of risk capital issued each year and the growth of the market as it changed in size due to maturing transactions rolling off risk while new cat bond and ILS deals came to market. Note, this data is current, as new deals launch or old deals mature this chart is updated.


The data to create this chart is taken from the Artemis Deal Directory so does include some private catastrophe bond transactions, as well as any life, mortality or longevity insurance-linked security deals we have tracked. Every effort has been made to accurately reflect the size of the catastrophe bond market and the amount of catastrophe bond and ILS issuance each year.