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Supporting companies moving into insurance-linked securitization

8th July 2009

More evidence of the continue resurgence of the insurance-linked securities market has emerged in the past two days. As the pressures on the market are dissipating and issuance has been good over the last few months it seems interest is returning to companies looking to support deals and grab a slice of the action. Firstly […]

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Insurance debate rages in Florida as hurricane season approaches

29th May 2009

It’s now three days until the official start of the Atlantic hurricane season and the season has got off to an early start with the formation of the first tropical depression yesterday. For Florida policymakers this means it’s time for another try at getting some new legislation in place to provide a means to increase […]

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Economic effects of the Federal Natural Catastrophe Reinsurance proposal

22nd August 2008

Here’s an interesting report into the potential downsides of a Federal solution to natural catastrophe reinsurance. Sonecon LLC has issued a paper looking into the ramifications for taxpayers and the private market if the proposed legislation gets the go ahead. The report concludes that interference in the well functioning private markets could cause massive costs […]

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