capital requirements


Tighter regulation, increasing capital requirements, could give catastrophe bonds an edge

The insurers and reinsurers of this world are currently operating in a changing regulatory and legislative environment, with greater focus being placed on risk management, capital adequacy and risk capital requirements as rulemakers seek to ensure the industry is sufficiently shored up to cope with major events. The economic climate read the full article →

Capital requirements for catastrophes could increase under Solvency II & RMS V11

Reinsurance broker Willis Re has published an interesting report looking at the potential impact of the new RMS V11 risk model when used to calculate catastrophe exposures for European windstorm risks including storm surge. It's interesting to read as most of the focus to date has been on the impact read the full article →