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Aon ILS Indices all posted gains in 2016

6th February 2017

Investments in insurance-linked securities (ILS) and catastrophe bonds continued to outperform some comparable benchmarks in 2016, despite further reinsurance rates and ILS price declines, according to the latest report from Aon Securities.

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Aon ILS Indices rise in Q2, gains up year-on-year: Aon

28th July 2016

In line with the first-quarter of this year and the second-quarter of 2015, all Aon insurance-linked securities (ILS) Indices posted gains in Q2 2016. However, and again continuing the trend witnessed in Q1, relative to benchmarks the Aon ILS Indices performed with mixed results, according to Aon Securities.

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All Aon ILS Indices posted gains in Q1 2016

4th May 2016

In contrast to the first-quarter of last year all Aon ILS Indices in Q1 2016 reported gains, however, relative to benchmarks the ILS Indices performed with mixed results, says Aon Securities, the capital markets arm of reinsurance broker Aon Benfield.

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ILS market returns approaching ten year annual averages: Aon Benfield

17th September 2012

Despite the severe catastrophe loss burden from 2011, which saw a number of catastrophe bonds impacted by events in Japan and the tornadoes in the U.S., the insurance-linked securities (ILS) market continued to provide investors with competitive returns when compared to other similarly rated securities. These events caused a relatively steep dip in returns immediately […]

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Aon Benfield ILS Indices show strong gains in Q2

19th July 2011

Aon Benfield have today published their report on the insurance-linked securities and catastrophe bond market for the 2nd quarter of 2011. The report, titled ILS Second Quarter Update 2011, looks back at issuance during the last quarter and contains a number of interesting topics which we’ll endeavour to cover for you where relevant and where […]

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Aon Benfield ILS Indices see lower performance in Q1

4th May 2011

Aon Benfield Securities report on Q1 activity in the catastrophe bond and insurance-linked securities market (which we’ve written about earlier today here) also contains an update on the performance of their Aon Benfield ILS Indices. Aon launched the indices last August hoping to provide a quantitative monthly view of ILS returns which would help to […]

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