Record deal shows way forward for mortality bonds
Insurers underusing ILS as a way to manage exposures, say experts
Successful placement of SCOR bond indicates increased investor appetite for life risk
Longevity risk under Solvency II
Products with five-year guarantee period should be deemed immaterial under Eiopa’s new criteria, say actuaries
Standard formula for mortality and longevity risk a 'crude' measure, says Risk Management Solutions
Industry body seeks to create benchmark price level to expand market participation
The longevity swap market has gone from nowhere to a value of £7 billion in less than a year – offering pension schemes a potential solution to one of their biggest headaches. But do these instruments have a long-term future, or are they simply a…
Goldman Sachs has launched a tradeable mortality index based on a pool of US senior citizens.
As climate change and geopolitical uncertainty ratchet up the risk of a single, catastrophic event, insurers are turning to catastrophe bonds to offset that risk.