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Nelson Re Ltd the next catastrophe bond with potential losses

News 5th March 2009

Nelson Re Ltd, a Cayman Islands based special purpose vehicle set up to issue catastrophe bonds by Glacier Reinsurance AG, issued a news release. The release states that Glacier Re have informed Nelson Re Ltd that Glacier has incurred approximately $100m worth of claims relating to hurricane Ike. Glacier Re are evaluating the extent to […]

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Best of Artemis, week ending 21st April 2013

News 22nd April 2013

The capital market backed reinsurance space has been busy again, with news of new third-party reinsurance capital management launches, catastrophe bonds upsizing and Allstate launching its Sanders Re cat bond. As always, you can read every market news story and article on the Artemis news blog, subscribe to our weekly email newsletter updates and for […]

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Nelson Re cat bond saga comes to a close as notes mature

News 15th April 2013

The catastrophe bond and insurance-linked securities market can put one of its more unfortunate moments to bed now as the Nelson Re Ltd. catastrophe bond, whose fate had been uncertain due to arbitration claims, has finally been allowed to mature. The notes issued by Nelson Re in 2008 have now matured and been delisted from […]

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Upcoming catastrophe bond maturities by peril and expected loss

News 29th November 2012

2012 has been a good year for the catastrophe bond and insurance-linked securities market so far. We’ve seen issuance this year hit the second highest level on record, we currently have just over $5.6 billion worth of 2012 transactions listed in our Deal Directory which is second only to 2007. The market has also reached […]

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Best of Artemis, week ending 27th May 2012

News 28th May 2012

We’ve now seen two tropical storms in the Atlantic basin and the Atlantic hurricane season doesn’t officially begin until the 1st June, very unusual. One storm, Beryl, made landfall on the Florida coastline giving the State an early warning of what could lie ahead. Meanwhile hurricane Bud threatened the MultiCat Mexico 2009 catastrophe bond, but […]

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