Contingent business interruption models beginning to emerge, but data a challenge
Standard formula for mortality and longevity risk a 'crude' measure, says Risk Management Solutions
Accounting and regulatory changes will drive demand, say participants
Despite a subdued level of activity in 2011, the cat bond market is expected to boom this year as new investors pile in and rates harden in the traditional reinsurance market. Thomas Whittaker reports on how the cat bond market is evolving
Waiting out the storm
The webinar discusses perspectives, ideas and actionable steps to help optimise firms' approaches to energy trade surveillance, assess and respond to new compliance demands driven by regulators or internal policies.
Reinsurer Swiss Re intends to issue the world’s first catastrophe bonds, giving investors exposure to flood risk, by the end of March.
In November, the US government passed a law requiring all insurers to underwrite terrorism risk, forcing them to find a way to price this exposure. Could terrorism risk models be the answer?
Risk Management Solutions (RMS), a California-based provider of software for the management of natural hazard risks, has begun publishing daily weather market price data on the internet.
Risk Management Solutions (RMS), the California-based provider of products and services for the management of natural hazard risks, has released an advanced daily temperature simulation model that offers a new capability for valuing weather derivatives…
Risk Management Solutions (RMS), the California-based provider of natural hazard risk modelling, has released an upgraded Hawaii Hurricane model that offers improved risk assessment capabilities to insurers re-entering the Hawaiian market for hurricane…