Risk Management Solutions (RMS)
Calls for better modelling of business interruption losses following Hurricane Sandy
Contingent business interruption models beginning to emerge, but data a challenge
Internal models can cut capital requirements for longevity and mortality risk – RMS
Standard formula for mortality and longevity risk a 'crude' measure, says Risk Management Solutions
Longevity risk transfer market ‘set to boom’ in Japan
Accounting and regulatory changes will drive demand, say participants
Cat bonds set for boom year as new investors eye market
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
Cat bonds poised for recovery after depressed year
Catastrophe bond issuance may resume in fourth quarter, say experts
Waiting out the storm
Effective monitoring for energy trading behaviours of interest
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.
Swiss Re plans first flood bond issue
Reinsurer Swiss Re intends to issue the world’s first catastrophe bonds, giving investors exposure to flood risk, by the end of March.
Terrorism insurance - Modelling the unthinkable
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?
RMS publishes daily weather derivatives data
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.
RMS launches new daily model for Climetrix
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…
RMS upgrades Hawaii hurricane model
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…