Awards 2012: Best bank, insurance-linked securities: Crédit Agricole CIB

Best bank, insurance-linked securities: Crédit Agricole CIB

Jorge Fries at Credit Agricole

CrÉdit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank has been active in capital management and capital relief for life insurance companies since 2003. Embedded-value securitisations are a particular area of strength for the bank and its work as lead structurer on the C$120 million (£75 million) life embedded-value securitisation for reinsurer Aurigen Reinsurance stands out.

The transaction has a number of innovative elements. It was the first insurance-linked security (ILS) issuance denominated in Cana

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