ILS NYC 2018


Efficiency to expand protection that ILS provides: Greg Reisner, A.M. Best

Demand in the expanding and increasingly influential insurance-linked securities (ILS) market remains strong, and as the space grows, capital markets-backed capacity will cover more of the re/insurance industry's losses from major events, according to Greg Reisner, a Director at international ratings agency, A.M. Best. Speaking with A.M. BestTV at Artemis' second read the full article →

Artemis ILS NYC 2018 – post-conference report

Welcome to the Artemis ILS New York 2018 post-conference report, which provides insight into some of the debates that took place between speakers and attendees during Artemis’ second event in the United States. The event was held in New York City, in midtown Manhattan at a purpose-built event space. Some 295 read the full article →

ILS funds increasingly looking for reinsurer alliance : A.M. Best’s Modu

Emmanuel Modu, Managing Director and Global Head of insurance-linked securities (ILS) at A.M. Best, has noticed ILS funds increasingly seeking more alliance with traditional reinsurers, driven partly by a push for efficiency. Speaking with A.M. BestTV at the 2018 Artemis ILS NYC conference, held recently in Manhattan, Modu highlighted the search read the full article →

ILS growth to persist as investors show optimism: Dubinsky, WTWS

Insurance-linked securities (ILS) investors responded to 2017 catastrophe events with growth and optimism and further expansion is expected throughout 2018, with InsurTech offering some potential, according to Bill Dubinsky, Managing Director and head of ILS at Willis Towers Watson Securities (WTWS). Speaking with A.M. BestTV at the 2018 Artemis ILS NYC read the full article →

ILW’s to ease entry of ILS into cyber risk: Tom Johansmeyer, PCS

In an interview with A.M. BestTV at Artemis' second ILS conference in New York City, PCS Assistant Vice President (AVP), Tom Johansmeyer, discussed the potential for the insurance-linked securities (ILS) market to expand further into the cyber space, after proving its worth in 2017. Johansmeyer said that he's heard cyber described read the full article →

Investors response to Q3 cats shows ILS can be relied upon: Klugman, Swiss Re

The insurance-linked securities (ILS) investor base remained calm and orderly during the extremely active 2017 Atlantic hurricane season, and in fact, as hurricane Irma moved up the coast, Swiss Re's Judith Klugman was surprised at just how willing investors were to provide additional capital. The response and maturity of the ILS read the full article →

Industry pushed to rethink & retool: Faries, Tokio Millennium Re

Following the impacts of 2017 catastrophe events and the subsequent impressive response from the insurance-linked securities (ILS) industry, Kathleen Faries, Head of Tokio Millennium Re's Bermuda branch, believes that in terms of the rate and return environment, this is the new market. Speaking with A.M. BestTV at the Artemis 2018 NYC read the full article →

ILS market value demonstrated, positioned well for future: ILS NYC 2018 speakers

The impressive reaction of the insurance-linked securities (ILS) market to 2017 catastrophe events shouldn't be a surprise and the marketplace has an opportunity to do even more in the future, according to speakers and attendees at Artemis' second conference in New York. Following on from last year's success, Artemis held its read the full article →

ILS NYC 2018: More speakers announced

We’re pleased to reveal four more expert speakers, from GC Securities, HSBC Global Asset Management, Property Claim Services (PCS) and Mt. Logan Re Ltd., who have been added to the roster for our second conference in New York, Artemis ILS NYC 2018. More than 175 people have already secured their ticket read the full article →

ILS NYC 2018: New speakers from Lloyd’s, AmWINS, Swiss Re

We're delighted to announce three more stellar speakers from industry-leading firms Lloyd's, AmWINS and Swiss Re to the roster for our second conference in New York, Artemis ILS NYC 2018 which is being held in central Manhattan on the 2nd February. These experts will join other industry leaders from the insurance-linked read the full article →