catastrophe risk


Asia market development to support non-cat ILS growth: Panellists

Investments in non-catastrophe insurance-linked securities (ILS) can bring some significant benefits to investors, but for this market to develop in Asia, the region’s primary insurance market needs to evolve, according to industry experts. Today, Artemis held a virtual panel discussion with main sponsor Vesttoo, as an extension of our ILS Asia read the full article →

Guy Carpenter to bring new capital to Asia Pacific catastrophe risks

Reinsurance broking group Guy Carpenter has announced the launch of a Catastrophe Risk Advisory Group for the Asia Pacific region, aiming to help clients through the delivery of innovative catastrophe risk transfer solutions and access to new capital sources. Existing Guy Carpenter employee Jeremy Waite will lead the Asia Pacific Catastrophe read the full article →

Hurricanes destructive power to extend further inland as climate warms: Study

A new study looking at the effects of climate change on hurricanes and tropical cyclones suggests that the insurance, reinsurance and insurance-linked securities (ILS) industry may need to prepare for storms that cause even wider swathes of damage and losses, with a warmer world linked to damage extending further inland. It's read the full article →

Artemis Live: Interview with RMS’ Jin Shah & Jeff Waters

This week our new video interview features RMS' Jin Shah and Jeff Waters, who joined us to discuss the 2020 Atlantic hurricane season and how technology and analytics can help insurance, reinsurance and ILS market participants be better prepared and respond as storms threaten. All of our Artemis Live video interviews read the full article →

Winter storms, extreme cold drive billion-dollar costs in January 2019: Aon

The onset of winter was finally felt across the United States in January, as repeated winter storm outbreaks and a cold spell driven by the polar vortex phenomena drove billion-dollar economic costs, according to Aon. The insurance and reinsurance broker would not be drawn on the eventual cost to the industry read the full article →