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Lloyd’s hopes to revisit Index for ILS players at end of year

Lloyd's of London still aims to attract more alternative capital providers and products into the market by the end of 2018, as its interim milestones remain unchanged, and will revisit the Index featuring loss ratios and data on the insurance market’s performance, at the end of this year, Inga Beale read the full article →

Lloyd’s puts Index on hold, as Brexit takes priority

The Lloyd’s of London insurance and reinsurance market has put its plans to launch an index for diversified insurance risks, featuring loss ratios and data on the insurance market's performance, on hold as understanding the impact of Brexit takes priority.The Lloyd's Index service was being designed to offer either line read the full article →

Optex index can enable trading on Lloyd’s market performance

With the expected mid-2016 launch of the Lloyd’s index from specialist insurance and reinsurance marketplace Lloyd’s of London being delayed, Optex, a risk transfer provider to the re/insurance and capital markets’, has highlighted the potential for market participants to utilise its own variant, Lloyd’s Lite.News of the proposed Lloyd’s index read the full article →

Alternative capital to continue disruption of reinsurance: Nelson, Lloyd’s

Alternative capital and insurance-linked securities (ILS) are set to continue to disrupt the insurance and reinsurance market, according to Chairman of Lloyd's of London John Nelson, reshaping the industry and continuing to pressure catastrophe lines of business.Speaking at an Insurance Institute of London lecture at Lloyd's on April 28th, Nelson read the full article →

Lloyd’s continues to loosen up to alternative capital & ILS

Another year passes, another annual report from the Lloyd's of London insurance and reinsurance market is released and we witness another increase in the positive tone in which the market describes the opportunity to embrace ILS and alternative capital.Lloyd's comments about alternative capital in reinsurance and ILS has changed dramatically read the full article →

Lloyd’s returns decline in 2015, efficiency increasingly important

The Lloyd's of London insurance and reinsurance market suffered a drop in profitability in 2015 as the impacts of lower pricing on re/insurance underwritten, higher competition and lower investment returns all combined to reduce profits.Lloyd's reported this morning a pre-tax profit of £2.1 billion for 2015, down from the £3 read the full article →

People are starting to see insurance as an asset class: Nelson, Lloyd’s

What a difference two years can make. In September 2013 John Nelson, Chairman of the Lloyd’s of London insurance and reinsurance market, had warned that mismanagement of third-party capital in re/insurance could lead to "systemic" issues in the market.Yesterday, Nelson was quoted in the Financial Times discussing the launch of the read the full article →

Lloyd’s of London to launch Lloyd’s Index service for risk transfer

Lloyd's of London, the oldest and only true insurance and reinsurance marketplace in the world, is planning to launch the Lloyd's Index, an index for diversified insurance risks, featuring loss ratios and data on insurance market performance.With Lloyd's the home to a large share of the world's major insurance and read the full article →