life annuity


Hedge fund backed annuity & life insurer Knighthead gets rated

A new hedge fund backed annuity and life insurance company has received its rating, showing that the trend towards leveraging hedge fund strategies to boost insurance or reinsurance company performance is expanding. Typically hedge fund strategy reinsurance firms are the subject that generates most interest in this area, as property and read the full article →

Annuity reinsurance; a new avenue for the convergence market to explore?

The convergence sector of the reinsurance market, where capital market money from investors is put to work in re/insurance transactions which are typically fully-collateralized, is primarily focused on writing high-yielding lines of business such as peak catastrophe risk. Some collateralized and convergence market players dabble in other segments of the read the full article →