ERS ILS to get climate risk insights from AbsoluteClimo & AKR Zell

ERS ILS Ltd., the dedicated insurance-linked securities (ILS) management division of specialty insurance and reinsurance player ERS, is set to benefit from climate-finance prediction modeling and risk transfer analytics services provided by AbsoluteClimo and AKR Zell. ERS Administration Services Ltd., which is a unit of ERS domiciled in Bermuda, has signed-up read the full article →

ERS raises $350m as specialty lines & ILS build-out continues

As once motor-focused specialist insurer ERS continues its expansion and diversification into a multi-line insurance, reinsurance and insurance-linked securities (ILS) operation, the company has raised $350 million of capital from private equity investors. Existing investor Aquiline has led a private investor group into this capital raise, alongside Abry Partners, a Boston-based read the full article →

ERS launches ILS division, with Strong, Reynolds & Kriesch hires

A new dedicated insurance-linked securities (ILS) management division has been launched by specialist motor-focused insurer ERS, with former Securis executive Neil Strong taking the lead role as CEO ILS. ERS has a long history in the motor insurance space but has been branching out into specialty lines and also reinsurance, with read the full article →