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Covid and SPACs are accelerants for the industry: Millette, Hudson Structured

The global risk transfer industry is poised for change amid a wave of disruption from numerous sources, a trend accelerated by the impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic and the emergence of SPACs, according to Michael Millette, the Founder and Managing Partner of specialist investment manager Hudson Structured Capital Management. Still relatively read the full article →

Cohen & Co targets $253m with fourth re/insurance SPAC

Fixed income financial services focused investment firm Cohen & Company, LLC is back with another insurance, reinsurance and insurtech focused Special Purpose Acquisition Company, a blank check company or SPAC, with a $253 million target for INSU Acquisition Corp. IV. Once again, the investment manager has an insurance and reinsurance focus read the full article →

Hudson Structured backed SPAC Kairos raised $276m

Kairos Acquisition Corp., the Hudson Structured Capital Management Ltd. backed insurance, reinsurance and insurtech focused Special Purpose Acquisition Company (SPAC), or blank check company, maximised the size of its capital raise, securing $276 million to put towards an acquisition or combination. Back in December we explained that Hudson Structured Capital Management, read the full article →

Hudson Structured backed SPAC Kairos prices 20% upsized IPO

Kairos Acquisition Corp., the new insurance, reinsurance and insurtech focused Special Purpose Acquisition Company (SPAC), or blank check company, that Hudson Structured Capital Management Ltd. is behind, has increased the size of its initial public offering by 20% to raise $240 million. We covered the news in December, that Hudson Structured read the full article →

Third re/insurance SPAC vehicle from Cohen & Co. raises $250m IPO

The third insurance, reinsurance and insurtech focused Special Purpose Acquisition Company, or SPAC, from fixed income financial services focused investment firm Cohen & Company, LLC has now successfully completed an upsized $250 million initial public offering (IPO). The SPAC, named INSU Acquisition Corp. III, launched its IPO process targeting a $200 read the full article →

Hudson Structured behind $200m target re/insurance SPAC Kairos

Hudson Structured Capital Management Ltd. has entered the Special Purpose Acquisition Company, or SPAC marketplace, with a new insurance, reinsurance and insurtech focused company named Kairos Acquisition Corp. that will target raising $200 million or more in its initial public offering (IPO). It's no surprise to see Hudson Structured Capital Management, the read the full article →

Cohen & Co. to raise $235m with third Butler-led re/insurance SPAC vehicle

Fixed income financial services focused investment firm Cohen & Company, LLC has begun a capital raise for what will be its third insurance, reinsurance and insurtech focused Special Purpose Acquisition Company, or SPAC, named INSU Acquisition Corp. III. As with its previous two insurance and reinsurance focused Special Purpose Acquisition Company read the full article →

Cohen & Co’s second re/insurance SPAC taking Metromile public, with Hudson Structured support

INSU Acquisition Corp. II, the second insurance, reinsurance and insurtech investment focused Special Purpose Acquisition Company (SPAC) launched by fixed income financial services focused investment specialist Cohen & Company, LLC, is taking insurtech Metromile public in a deal that also sees ILS and reinsurance investment manager Hudson Structured participating. Metromile is read the full article →

1347 PIH names Swets CEO, reveals $237.75m SPAC connection

1347 Property Insurance Holdings, Inc. continues its transition towards a strategy focused on reinsurance and investment management and has now named interim CEO Larry Swets as its new permanent CEO, while also announcing a name change to FG Financial Group, Inc. In addition, the company which is converting to a reinsurance read the full article →

Cohen & Co. raises $230m with second Butler-led re/insurance SPAC

Cohen & Company, LLC, the fixed income financial services focused investment specialist, has successfully upsized the initial public offering (IPO) capital raise for its second insurance, reinsurance and insurtech investment focused Special Purpose Acquisition Company, INSU Acquisition Corp. II. INSU Acquisition Corp. II follows on from the first SPAC, often called read the full article →