Market Re Ltd. (Series 2016-4) – Full details:
The Jardine Lloyd Thompson Capital Markets (JLTCM) team has successfully completed another Market Re privately placed catastrophe bond transaction, with this Series 2016-4 issue.
The capital market, insurance-linked securities (ILS) and investment banking affiliate of global reinsurance broker JLT Re, has announced the placement of the $25m of ILS notes in a Series 2016-4 tranche issued by its Market Re Ltd. special purpose insurance vehicle.
The transaction will provide an unnamed ceding insurer with a one-year source of fully-collateralized catastrophe reinsurance protection, on an indemnity trigger basis to cover its Florida book of business.
The single tranche of notes will act as a second-event cover within the ceding companies catastrophe reinsurance tower, sitting at a remote attachment level. The transaction is again from a repeat user of the Market Re platform, as the one-year transactions from 2015 now get renewed.