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GC Securities adds to capital markets team with hire from Willis

Reinsurance brokerage Guy Carpenter & Company has announced the addition of a new hire to its capital markets focused GC Securities division this morning. Stephen C. Mathews has been appointed Managing Director of GC Securities. Matthews will be based in the GC Securities New York office and will report to read the full article →

Guy Carpenter makes two senior appointments in GC Securities

Reinsurance broker Guy Carpenter has added two senior hires to its GC Securities capital markets and investment banking arm. Andrew Beecroft and Paul Rayner have both been appointed as Managing Directors within GC Securities effective today (7th January), they are both qualified Chartered Accountants with experience across insurance and corporate read the full article →

Catastrophe bond market poised for significant issuance activity

A significant forward pipeline of catastrophe bond deals is readying itself, according to broker Guy Carpenter in their end of third quarter 2011 report on the state of the insurance-linked securities and cat bond market. Looking ahead to the rest of this year and into 2012, Guy Carpenter's report says read the full article →

Johnston Re Ltd. now affords North Carolina $507m of catastrophe bond cover

The recently closed Johnston Re Ltd. Series 2011-1 catastrophe bond transaction has helped bring the amount of capital market cover for hurricanes afforded to the two North Carolina non-profit insurance associations, the North Carolina Joint Underwriters Assn. (NCJUA) and the North Carolina Insurance Underwriters Assn. (NCIUA) to $507m. The recent read the full article →

Guy Carpenter hire insurance-linked securities specialist Erik Manning

Guy Carpenter have announced that from the 27th September Erik Manning will join their Global Specialties unit, which comprises marine, energy, aviation, retrocession and Bermuda based business. Manning has a long track record in the insurance-linked securities and catastrophe bond sectors. As a member of the Bermuda-based retrocession and Lloyd’s property read the full article →