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Skyline Re private cat bond completes at $61.2m for sponsor Cincinnati Insurance

28th January 2013

The Skyline Re Ltd. (Series 2013-1) private catastrophe bond placement, which we first wrote about back in December here, has been successfully completed. The transaction upsized from the $50m it was initially marketed at to complete at $72m of limit ($61.2m of notes issued). Private cat bond specialist Towers Watson Capital Markets (TWCM) structured, arranged and placed […]

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Oak Leaf Re Ltd. 2012-1 catastrophe bond privately placed by Towers Watson

28th June 2012

Towers Watson Capital Markets (TWCM) have announced the completion of a second Oak Leaf Re Ltd. privately placed catastrophe bond on behalf of a Florida homeowner’s specialty insurance company. Last July TWCM arrange an $11.95m private placement  of cat bond notes through a Series 2011-1 issuance from the Oak Leaf Re Ltd. special purpose insurer (Bermuda […]

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Michael Popkin new co-head of ILS for Towers Watson Capital Markets

18th October 2011

Towers Watson Capital Markets (TWCM) have named Michael Popkin as their new co-head of insurance-linked securities. In the role Popkin will assist TWCM clients in their strategic risk management needs with insurance-linked securities and industry loss warranties. He will also help in the development and implementation of instruments such as sidecars, catastrophe bonds and life […]

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