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Mortgage Insurance Linked Securities news

This page archives all of our news coverage on mortgage insurance-linked securities transactions.

Mortgage insurance-linked securities (ILS) or mortgage insurance-linked notes (ILN) are transactions that transfer mortgage insurance risks to capital market investors using a similar structure to the catastrophe bond.

Mortgage insurers use the issuance of mortgage insurance-linked securities as a mechanism through which to access efficient reinsurance capital from the global capital markets, enabling them to diversify their sources of reinsurance outside of just pure reinsurers.