WRMA proposes standardised data for weather derivatives trading

vanderm-jpg
The Weather Risk Management Association (WRMA) plans to publish a new weather data protocol to provide the weather derivatives market with a standardised data format for trading. Although the Washington-based trade body promises it will improve efficiency, some traders remain ambivalent about adopting the standard.

The idea of an industry-wide weather derivatives standard was initially conceived by Peter Brewer, during his time at the now defunct UK-based consultancy Weather Risk Advisory.

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact [email protected] or view our subscription options here: http://subscriptions.risk.net/subscribe

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact [email protected] to find out more.

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Risk.net account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here: