Monthly Archives: October 2018

News review | October 15 2018

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The SD Re Ltd (Series 2018-1) catastrophe bond transaction, which will be the second California wildfire cat bond covering third-party liability costs, has not grown in size while being marketed, remaining at $125m while the pricing is expected to...

News review | October 08 2018

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Three cat bond lites have been extended, according to Bermuda Stock Exchange listings. The maturity date of the Loma Re Series 2013-1 Class C has been extended until 8 January. Meanwhile Hannover Re has extended the maturity of a...

Macroeconomics continues to drive inflows

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Despite challenging market conditions, investors continue to increase allocations to reinsurance funds. For now, reinsurance seems to be providing relative value compared to other asset classes. The risk premium for high-yield bonds...

News review | October 01 2018

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The World Bank has approved a $2.5m grant to the government of the Marshall Islands, providing funding for five more years of premiums for disaster risk insurance under the Pacific Catastrophe Risk Assessment and Finance...