cyber insurance-linked securities


Beazley’s third-party capital an EPS upside. Opportunity in cyber: Jefferies

London headquartered insurance and reinsurance group Beazley has an opportunity in the cyber underwriting space to bring in third-party capital and this could deliver an additional upside to its earnings per-share, analysts at Jefferies have said. Following a management presentation, a range of equity analysts have opined on Beazley, with the read the full article →

US Treasury seeks input on capital market support for NBCR / cyber terror

The United States Department of Treasury's Federal Insurance Office (FIO) is seeking industry input and feedback on how available reinsurance and retrocession support from the capital markets may be for terrorism related risks. It's the latest effort to gain input and feedback from insurance and reinsurance sector constituents as well as read the full article →

Bespoke approach to cyber ILS will help parties get comfortable: CyberCube’s Baker

Cyber risk is often touted as a potential area of participation for the insurance-linked securities (ILS) space, but owing to its nature, it might be wise to adopt a more bespoke approach to begin with, according to Brittany Baker, Director of Technical Sales at CyberCube. We spoke with CyberCube’s Baker recently read the full article →

Consider segmenting cyber risks in ILS deals: Johansmeyer, PCS

The cyber-attack threat is elevated this year and as the need for risk transfer grows, the re/insurance and insurance-linked securities (ILS) market would benefit from considering ways to formalise what losses are included under cyber ILS deals, according to Tom Johansmeyer, Head of PCS. To kick off our series of sponsor read the full article →

Modelling to bridge the gap to ILS investors on cyber: Baker, CyberCube

Cyber risk modelling and data analytics will help to build a better understanding of cyber exposures across the insurance and reinsurance industry, which in time will bridge the gap to the ILS investor base on cyber risk, according to CyberCube's Brittany Baker. In the next in our series of sponsor showcase read the full article →

Cyber reinsurance premium to exceed property cat by 2040: Gallagher Re

New data provides clear support for why the insurance-linked securities (ILS) market has always been so interested in cyber risks as an avenue of market expansion, as reinsurance broker Gallagher Re predicts cyber reinsurance premiums will overtake property catastrophe reinsurance before 2040. We've been writing about cyber risk as a possible read the full article →

Political violence, terror, cyber private cat bonds “utterly doable” says Johansmeyer

In the first of a series of sponsor showcase video interviews for the upcoming Artemis ILS NYC 2022 conference (held April 22nd in New York City), we welcomed Tom Johansmeyer, Head of PCS, who joined us to talk all things political violence, unrest and cyber risk. Johansmeyer, who leads the Property read the full article →

Fermat uses CyberCube tech to understand cyber accumulation risks

Specialist insurance-linked securities (ILS) investment manager Fermat Capital Management, said today that it has licensed CyberCube’s Portfolio Manager technology to help it gain a better understanding of cyber accumulation risks. Joanna Syroka, Senior Underwriter and Director of New Markets for Fermat explained that, "Cyber is primed to become a peak peril read the full article →