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Catastrophe bond market still overexposed to U.S. wind

21st February 2012

As much as 68% of the outstanding non-life insurance linked securities and catastrophe bond market was exposed to U.S. hurricane risks at the end of 2011 according to the fourth quarter ILS market update from Willis Capital Markets & Advisory. And so continues the trend for the cat bond market to be U.S. wind top-heavy, […]

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Diversity in the outstanding cat bond & ILS market at year end 2011

31st January 2012

Diversity and the hunt for diversification are key topics which regularly come up in our articles, our discussions with participants in the market and our coverage of deals and transactions in the catastrophe bond and insurance-linked securities spaces. Diversity is a factor which enables the market to grow, encourages investors to enter the market, makes […]

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