Monthly Archives: June 2018

News review | June 18 2018

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The Federal Emergency Management Agency, which started buying reinsurance last year for the National Flood Insurance Program, is now exploring the expansion of the program, according to spokesman Michael Hart. FEMA worked through...

InsurTech – show me the money

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12 months ago, a surge of interest in 'InsurTech' prompted a serious case of the FoMOs in many (re)insurance CEOs. This year, that Fear of Missing Out has been replaced by a fear of becoming distracted by unproven, niche technologies that...

News review | June 11 2018

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Investors in the Lottoland sponsored lottery jackpot insurance-linked securities and collateralised reinsurance are set to be on the hook for some level of payout after a €90m win by a customer triggered payouts through the firms...

News review | June 04 2018

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SCOR has commented on the successful issuance of the $300m Atlas Capital UK 2018 catastrophe bond, which is the first to utilise the new UK ILS regime. "Being the first company to sponsor a cat bond on the London market shows SCOR's...