Raining information

Weather risk

Weather market participants are seeking increasingly exotic and detailed weatherdata, and weather data providers are responding with a greater range of datafor more weather stations than ever before. So says Stephen Jewson, London-baseddirector at Risk Management Solutions (RMS), a California-based weather riskdata and software company. “Weather data providers are trying to get asclose as possible to the end-user’s risk,” he says.

Hence RMS released a wide range of data in April. The informa