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Parametric ILS can narrow corporate protection gap: Dr. Alan Punter

The utilisation of parametric structured insurance-linked securities (ILS) solutions to protect corporations against the impacts of natural disasters has the potential to grow, providing effective coverage where conventional insurance and reinsurance markets have perhaps failed to do so, according to Dr. Alan Punter. For corporations the impacts of catastrophe events can read the full article →

Opportunity for ILS to mitigate BI losses from natural catastrophes

The latest risk barometer from Allianz, its fifth in the series, reveals that organisations still perceive Business interruption (BI) and supply chain disruption as the main threat to operations, with 51% of respondents citing a fear that natural catastrophes will cause BI losses in 2016. “Business interruption (incl. supply chain disruption) read the full article →

Business interruption losses on the rise, clear role for ILS

With interconnectivity increasing, the negative and costly economic impact from business interruption (BI) risks is a growing concern for many firms. Again bringing to light the potential for ILS and alternative risk transfer structures to provide much-needed coverage for BI exposures. In an increasingly interconnected world the effects natural catastrophe, or read the full article →

Parametric triggers can ensure business interruption recovery: Marsh

Businesses looking to protect themselves from property damage or business interruption due to natural disasters or weather events should look to alternative risk transfer structures and parametric triggers to ensure a recovery can be made, according to Marsh. Marsh, the insurance and reinsurance broking powerhouse said that property damage and business read the full article →