Swiss Re Insurance-Linked Investment Management Ltd. news

Swiss Re Insurance-Linked Investment Management Ltd. (SRILIM) is an investment subsidiary of the global reinsurance company that is authorised by FINMA to act as an asset manager for investment funds.

Swiss Re Insurance-Linked Investment Management Ltd. operates a dedicated fund company named 1863 Fund Ltd., which is a Bermuda registered fund structure.

At launch, the company also announced a stand-alone insurance-linked securities (ILS) fund, named the Core Nat Cat Fund, a strategy that enables third-party investors to back Swiss Re’s core natural catastrophe reinsurance underwriting business.

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Alecta plans more ILS allocations, reflecting long-term perspective

Alecta, which is the largest pension fund in Sweden, intends to take a long-term view on the insurance-linked securities (ILS) sector and according to a report is planning to make further investments into reinsurance related risks through ILS strategies. Alecta was founded in 1917 and now manages occupational pensions for around read the full article →

Swiss Re gets $250m 1863 ILS fund investment from Swedish pension Alecta

Global reinsurance firm Swiss Re, through its specialist insurance-linked securities (ILS) fund management unit Swiss Re Insurance-Linked Investment Management Ltd (SRILIM), has secured a US $250 million investment into its 1863 ILS fund platform from the largest Swedish private pension Alecta. The reinsurer said this is a "substantial investment" from the read the full article →

No change to underwriting as Swiss Re’s ILS capital grows: Rüede

As third-party or alternative capital managed continues to grow for global reinsurance firm Swiss Re, the company is keen to stress that this doesn't mean any changes to its underwriting approach and standards, Philipp Rüede told us. Swiss Re has big ambitions in ILS capital management, seeing it as a core read the full article →

Swiss Re aims for the “best integrated capital franchise” – Rüede

Global reinsurance firm Swiss Re has continued to add to its growing haul of alternative capital, as its insurance-linked securities (ILS) management operations expand, and now the company targets continued growth, aiming to become the "best integrated capital franchise", according to Philipp Rüede, Head of Swiss Re's Alternative Capital Partners read the full article →

Capital the “entry ticket” not the main value proposition: Mumenthaler, Swiss Re CEO

While capital has become more abundant, fungible and cheaper as a result over the last decade, it remains important as the "entry ticket" to the world of insurance and reinsurance, but it is no longer the main value proposition, Swiss Re CEO Christian Mumenthaler said today. Speaking earlier today during a read the full article →

Swiss Re targets ILS business line expansion: Klugman & Johnson, ILS NYC 2021

Global reinsurance firm Swiss Re is working towards transferring a much broader range of risks to the capital markets in future, as it looks to expand its insurance-linked securities (ILS) activities beyond pure natural catastrophe risks to a more capital management approach, according to Judy Klugman and Ed Johnson, speaking read the full article →

Swiss Re’s alternative capital assets under management reach $2.8bn

Global reinsurance firm Swiss Re has increased the alternative reinsurance capital assets under management in a range of insurance-linked securities (ILS) structures to $2.8 billion, with the recently launched 1863 Fund one area of the business to benefit. Swiss Re has been managing assets in its collateralised reinsurance sidecar Sector Re read the full article →

Swiss Re registers 1863 Re as an SPI in Bermuda for its ILS fund venture

Swiss Re, the global reinsurance company, has registered a special purpose insurer (SPI) in Bermuda which will presumably act as an underwriting vehicle for its recently established dedicated ILS fund, the Core Nat Cat Fund under 1863 Fund Ltd. The Bermuda domiciled special purpose insurer (SPI) is named 1863 Re Ltd. read the full article →

Swiss Re sets up its first ILS fund, the Core Nat Cat Fund under 1863 Fund Ltd.

Global reinsurance firm Swiss Re continues to demonstrate its growing commitment to third-party sources of capital and insurance-linked securities (ILS), announcing this morning that it is launching a dedicated ILS fund, the Core Nat Cat Fund, so investors can participate in its natural catastrophe underwriting business. Swiss Re has set up read the full article →