Category: Regulation

In deep water

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Insurance linked securities may be part of the solution for the insolvent US federal flood programme In recent years, a series of very large losses has made flood risk a key issue for insurance companies and governments around the...

Beyond TRIPRA

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Could the ILS market help to provide an alternative to government backed terrorism insurance? More than a decade since the 9/11 terrorist attacks in the US the effects of that day still reverberate through the insurance industry. In...

AIFMD – costs and opportunities

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Regulations could create globally-trusted brand to replace tarnished UCITS Despite having almost three years to comply with the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD), which came into force in July, many fund managers...

Lloyd’s Chairman addresses future of reinsurance

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Speaking in front of a large crowd at the Lloyd’s City Dinner earlier this month, chairman John Nelson addressed the current state of the company in its milestone 325th year, as well as the convergence of the insurance, reinsurance and investment...