Monthly Archives: March 2018

News review | March 26 2018

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Investors in insurance-linked securities have been invited to a reception at Number 11 Downing Street on Monday 26th March to mark the passing of the UK's ILS legislation. They will be welcomed by the Chancellor Philip Hammond, Economic Secretary...

News review | March 19 2018

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Essent Guaranty’s first mortgage insurance-linked securities (ILS) transaction Radnor Re 2018-1 Ltd. has increased in size from $360m, while being marketed to investors, and now looks set to secure the company a $424.4m capital...

Another five charts

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'Five charts' and 'five more charts' were two of the most read articles on InsuranceLinked so in the spirit of democracy and imaginative titles, here is some more data on M&A and other goings-on in the reinsurance market. Inorganic...

News review | March 12 2018

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AXA has announced it will buy XL Group for $15.3 billion, to be fully paid in cash, propelling the combined entity to lead globally in P&C commercial lines insurance. The merger agreement has been unanimously...

News review | March 05 2018

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Extraordinary Re, a new pathway for insurers, reinsurers and managing general agencies around the world to access capacity from the Insurance Linked Securities (ILS) market, has announced it will work with Nasdaq to leverage cloud...