Eckert’s IncubEx raising funds. Catastrophe risk trading a target?

IncubEx, the product and service development firm that counts its founder and Chairman as insurance and reinsurance entrepreneur and Brit co-founder Neil Eckert, is in the market raising funds and we're told that one of the target products the firm is working on is catastrophe risk trading. IncubEx was launched in read the full article →

Neil Eckert (ex- Brit, Climate Exchange, IFEX) returns with IncubEx

Insurance and reinsurance entrepreneur and Brit co-founder Neil Eckert has been revealed as Chairman of a new venture called IncubEx that will target new product and service development opportunities in partnership with financial service and financial technology firms. IncubEx is "a financial markets incubator and business development team" according to the read the full article →

CCFE announce first trades in Northeast, Gulf Coast IFEX wind futures

The Chicago Climate Futures Exchange, the place where Insurance Futures Exchange (IFEX) windstorm contracts can be exchange and screen traded, has announced the first trades in the IFEX Northeast and Gulf Coast Tropical Wind contracts. 1,000 Northeast Tropical Wind contracts were traded on the 25th June while 1,000 Gulf Coast read the full article →