Artemis Interviews

An archive of all of our interviews of key players in the alternative risk transfer, catastrophe bond and insurance-linked securities and weather risk management sectorse. This chronological archive includes all of our interviews undertaken to date. If you have something interesting to say to these markets and feel it would be interesting for us to interview you please contact us to discuss.


Artemis Live: Interview with Urs Ramseier & Florian Steiger, Twelve Capital

We've just published our latest video interview which features executives from independent insurance-linked securities (ILS), catastrophe bond and reinsurance investment manager Twelve Capital. All of our Artemis Live video interviews can be accessed directly from our YouTube Channel and we have more interesting discussions with leaders of the ILS and reinsurance read the full article →

Cat bonds again show investor benefits during a crisis: Anger, GC Securities

Throughout the current crisis, the catastrophe bond marketplace has once again shown its resilience and ability to perform differently to the broader capital markets, according to Cory Anger of GC Securities. Artemis recently spoke with Anger, Managing Director of GC Securities, the specialist insurance-linked securities (ILS) division of reinsurance broker Guy read the full article →

The three C’s that underpin integrated ILS solutions: Horseshoe’s Brian Desmond

By utilising the same insurance-linked securities (ILS) servicing specialist to provide re/insurance management and fund administration, benefits can be realised across capital raising, coordination, and cost, according to Horseshoe’s Brian Desmond. As the ILS asset class has matured alongside the enhanced sophistication of its investor community, there’s been a rise in read the full article →

Cat bonds more attractive, a prudent buy for retro: Albertini, Leadenhall

During a period of broad financial market dislocation, the catastrophe bond space continues to exhibit resilience, and in the current operating landscape, the attractiveness of the asset class is enhanced, according to Luca Albertini of Leadenhall Capital Partners LLP. Primary catastrophe bond issuance has rebounded after a halt caused a slower read the full article →

Third Point Re sees retro contraction & trapped collateral as opportunity: CEO Malloy

Third Point Re, the Bermuda headquartered, hedge fund backed global reinsurance firm, aims to find opportunity in any dislocation seen across retrocession and ILS markets, as it stands ready to deploy more capacity into catastrophe retro renewals, its CEO told us. Speaking with Artemis, Third Point Re CEO Dan Malloy explained read the full article →

Artemis Live: Interview with Matt Jones, Anthemis

Matt Jones, Principal at financial technology (fintech), insurance or reinsurance technology (insurtech) venture capital investment firm Anthemis joined us for the latest in our series of video interviews. All of our Artemis Live video interviews can be accessed directly from our YouTube Channel and we have more interesting discussions with leaders read the full article →

Why large risk loss ILW’s are coming back (Covid-19 a factor): PCS’ Johansmeyer

Property Claim Services (PCS) has seen growing interest for its service that tracks global large onshore property losses of $500 million or greater and expects the first large risk industry loss warranty's (ILW’s) will be transacted soon. PCS launched the Global Large Loss service in the fourth-quarter of 2019 in response read the full article →

Hardening cat bond market an opportunity for investors: Ruoff, Schroder Secquaero

The secondary market for catastrophe bond trading has offered some good opportunities in recent times, but with the focus now back on primary issuance, it’s an interesting moment for investors, says Stephan Ruoff of Schroder Secquaero. Ruoff, the Deputy Head of insurance-linked securities (ILS) asset manager Schroder Secquaero, a specialist division read the full article →

Artemis Live: Interview with Michael Millette, Hudson Structured

Michael Millette, Founder & Managing Partner at Hudson Structured Capital Management, a specialist alternative asset manager with a focus on sourcing insurance and reinsurance linked returns for its investors, joined us for our latest video interview. All of our Artemis Live video interviews can be accessed directly from our YouTube Channel read the full article →

Cat bond activity could surpass expectations in H2 2020: Schultz, Aon Securities

Although the Covid-19 pandemic has undoubtedly stunted primary catastrophe bond issuance, for the most part, deals will get done and it’s possible that activity in the second-half of the year exceeds expectations, according to Paul Schultz, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Aon Securities. As part of our series of video interviews read the full article →