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Japan earthquake updates (17th March)

News 17th March 2011

For our latest updates read our article from the 18th March. We’ve decided to continue to have a single page dedicated to reporting relevant items related to the Japan earthquake and tsunami disaster and aftermath. We expect updates to slow to this page but feedback from readers has been so positive we’ll keep it up […]

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Japan earthquake updates (16th March)

News 16th March 2011

For our latest updates read our article from the 17th March. We’re going to continue updating you on the situation in Japan after last Friday’s devastating earthquake and tsunami on this page today. We expect updates to be less frequent today. You can find some of the important updates from late yesterday at the bottom […]

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Updated: Catastrophe bonds exposed to the Japan earthquake

News 13th March 2011

We’ve performed some analysis on the catastrophe bond transactions which have exposure to Japanese earthquake risks to try to give our readers a better impression of the likelihood of any of them suffering a loss after Friday’s massive earthquake and tsunami. It’s proved difficult, as some of the cat bond transactions have minimal information available […]

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Catastrophe bonds exposed to the Japan earthquake

News 11th March 2011

Update: Further information on these cat bond transactions can be found here. There are a number of outstanding catastrophe bond transactions (totalling around $1.5 billion) which look like they are exposed to Friday’s earthquake in Japan as far as we can tell from our Deal Directory information. Whether any of these will be triggered is […]

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