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Microfinance commercial viability improving

News 11th October 2010

Microfinance has not to date proved to be the most commercially viable area to expand into for many large insurers however that is changing and as regulation improves, technology is developed and the idea becomes more accepted it is beginning to be looked on as an area of potential growth and opportunity.

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Guy Carpenter setting up microfinance reinsurance facility

News 24th February 2009

Guy Carpenter have been awarded a grant by the Microinsurance Innovation Facility to allow them to develop a reinsurance facility for microfinance operations. Using the grant Guy Carpenter will create the infrastructure for a reinsurance pooling facility dedicated to microfinance risk transfer solutions. This will enable microfinance initiatives to access the global reinsurance and risk […]

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Risk sharing has to expand to tackle climate emergency: Report

News 3rd November 2021

A new report calls for an expanding use of risk sharing to help the world tackle the climate emergency and highlights the role of the capital markets, as well as instruments such as ILS and catastrophe bonds, in helping to protect lives and livelihoods against loss and damage during a resilient transition to net zero.

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Best of Artemis, week ending 21st January 2018

News 22nd January 2018

Here are the ten most popular news articles, week ending 21st January 2018, covering catastrophe bonds, ILS, reinsurance capital and related risk transfer topics. To ensure you never miss a thing subscribe to the weekly Artemis email newsletter updates.

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