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On catastrophe bonds for Chinese earthquakes

2nd October 2012

There has been some discussion of the potential for catastrophe bonds in China for transferring earthquake risks to the capital markets ever since the 6th Annual European Insurance-Linked Securities Conference, held by rating agency Standard & Poor’s in London last week. We attended the event but have only now had time to write down our […]

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Catastrophe bonds in China, some discussion on their feasibility

14th September 2011

Our regular readers will know that we try to keep abreast of discussions, news and announcements involving the potential use of catastrophe bonds, insurance-linked securities and innovative risk transfer instruments in new markets around the world. China is one of the markets where catastrophe bonds have been discussed both in relation to the countries domestic […]

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