solar power


ICAP completes reinsurance backed solar weather derivatives deal

ICAP, part of the TP ICAP group which is one of the largest interdealer brokers in the world, has completed what it is calling a landmark deal in the weather derivatives market, by directly connecting a renewable energy provider and a reinsurance capital provider using a fixed agreement, for the read the full article →

Nephila & AGCS back innovative solar project weather risk transfer

Nephila Climate, the climate solutions are of ILS fund manager Nephila Capital, and the Capital Solutions unit of Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS), have again come together to provide a risk transfer solution to support a renewable energy project construction financing. It's the first time a so-called proxy generation Power read the full article →

MSI GuaranteedWeather develops dual-trigger weather derivative

MSI GuaranteedWeather, LLC, a weather risk transfer focused subsidiary of MS&AD's Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Co., Ltd. (MSI), has developed a dual-trigger weather derivative product to help a renewable energy producer hedge the effects of two weather variables at the same time. In its first-use case, the dual-trigger weather derivative has been read the full article →

Nephila Climate & Allianz complete first solar farm proxy revenue swap

Nephila Climate, the recently launched weather and climate risk focused unit of ILS and reinsurance investment giant Nephila Capital, has completed a new transaction along with its often partnering insurer Allianz, which is the first solar farm proxy revenue swap transaction. Nephila Climate worked with Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty SE’s read the full article →

As global energy exposures grow opportunities emerge for reinsurance and weather risk transfer

A report published today by reinsurer Swiss Re looks at the growing energy markets, how they are forecast to change and grow as renewable energy sources become ever more important and policy begins to reflect climate science and how they will require financing and risk transfer solutions. The report identifies read the full article →