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2011 in figures for Artemis

News 2nd January 2012

2011 has been our busiest ever year here at and we wanted to share some of the key trends from 2011, some of the top-line figures we are proud of and data which demonstrates the growth that we’ve experienced. Overall, 2011 has been our busiest year ever, with visits to the website and […]

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Catastrophe bond market poised for significant issuance activity

News 29th November 2011

A significant forward pipeline of catastrophe bond deals is readying itself, according to broker Guy Carpenter in their end of third quarter 2011 report on the state of the insurance-linked securities and cat bond market. Looking ahead to the rest of this year and into 2012, Guy Carpenter’s report says that the cat bond market […]

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Willis publishes Q3 2011 insurance-linked securities market report

News 8th November 2011

Willis Capital Markets & Advisory (WCMA) have published their latest report looking at the insurance-linked securities and catastrophe bond market over the last quarter. The Q3 2011 report found that none of the cat bonds issued during the third quarter had any exposure to U.S. hurricane risk, so offering much needed diversification to the market, […]

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Best of Artemis, week ending 21st August 2011

News 22nd August 2011

It’s been another busy week of news in the markets we cover, with many new articles on a variety of risk transfer related topics. Here, to give readers a chance to catch up on any news they have missed, are the top ten most read stories of the last seven days. The topic which received […]

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Best of Artemis, week ending 14th August 2011

News 15th August 2011

After a slight hiccup last week, when due to the volume of news we neglected to post a ‘best of the previous week’ piece on Artemis, we’re back to trial this again in the hope that it allows readers who’ve missed an article a chance to catch up on the market news from the past […]

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Cat bond index price returns join total returns in upwards growth

News 1st August 2011

Since our last look a fortnight ago at the Swiss Re Cat Bond Performance Indices, to see how their performance reflected the mood and state of the catastrophe bond and insurance-linked securities market, both indices are now showing positive upwards growth. The price return index has reversed a four week decline and has recovered some […]

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