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The views and opinions expressed by The Fundamentals of Insurance-Linked Securities (ILS) online course and its founders are those of the authors only.

Reference to cooperation with United Nations Development Program (UNDP) is based on Exchange of Letters between Phoenix CRetro as the course organizers and UNDP Regional Bureau for Europe and the CIS made on 6th December 2019 and available to be seen here.

Also this website does not constitute an offer to participate in any investment. Interests in any investment funds suggested or managed by the course convenors will be offered and sold only pursuant to the prospectus (offering memorandum) relating to such funds to professional or accredited investors. An investment in any convenors’ managed or advised third-party investment fund or managed account carries a high degree of risk and is not eligible to private/retail investors. No assurance can be given that the stated investment objectives will be achieved and the value of investments may fall as well as rise. Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future returns.

Investing in financial markets involves a substantial degree of risk. There can be no assurance that the investment objectives described herein will be achieved. Investment losses may occur, and investors could lose some or all of their investment. No guarantee or representation is made that investment programs, including, without limitation, investment objectives, diversification strategies, or risk monitoring goals, will be successful, and investment results may vary substantially over time. Investment losses may occur from time to time. Nothing herein is intended to imply that investment methodologies may be considered “conservative”, “safe”, “risk free” or “risk averse”. Economic, market and other conditions could also cause providers to alter their investment objectives, guidelines, and restrictions.

Certain information contained in the course materials may constitute “forward-looking statements”, which can be identified by the use of forward-looking terminology such as “may”, “will”, “should”, “expect”, “anticipate”, “target”, “project”, “estimate”, “intend”, “continue” or “believe” or the negatives thereof or other variations thereon or comparable terminology. Due to various risks and uncertainties, actual events or results or the actual performance of the investments may differ materially from those reflected or contemplated in such forward-looking statements. The course organizers believes that the information contained in this material to be reliable but does not warrant its accuracy or completeness. The estimates, investment strategies, and views expressed in this document are based upon past or current market conditions and/or data and information provided by unaffiliated third parties (which has not been independently verified) and is subject to change without notice.

This material is confidential, is intended only for the person to whom it has been provided and under no circumstance may a copy be shown, copied, transmitted, or otherwise given to any person other than the authorized recipient without the prior written consent of the course convenors This material additionally contains information regarding a planned offering being made available by course organizers or third party providers. All of the comments and information provided in this notice apply equally in respect of such planned offering and, will be subject to such memorandum pertaining to that offering as established. The distribution of the information contained herein in certain jurisdictions may be restricted, and, accordingly, it is the responsibility of any prospective investor to satisfy itself as to compliance with relevant laws and regulations.

This material is for information purposes, is intended for your use only and does not constitute an invitation, solicitation or offer to subscribe for or purchase or sell any of the products or services mentioned. The information provided is not intended to provide a sufficient basis on which to make an investment decision. The information contained herein is preliminary, is provided for discussion purposes only, is only a summary of key information, is not complete, and does not contain certain material information, including important conflicts disclosures and risk factors associated with an investment, and is subject to change without notice. No offer or solicitation may be made prior to the delivery of a definitive private placement memorandum (the “Memorandum”), which will contain additional information, including disclosures relating to risk factors and conflicts of interest.

There is no obligation to update, modify or amend this material or to otherwise notify a reader in the event that any matter stated herein, or any opinion, projection, forecast or estimate set forth herein, changes or subsequently becomes inaccurate. An investment in any product is speculative and entails substantial risks.

The information contained herein does not take into account the particular investment objectives or financial circumstances of any specific person who may receive it and is qualified in its entirety by the Memorandum. In the event of any discrepancies between the information contained herein and the Memorandum, the Memorandum will control. The information herein is not intended to provide, and should not be relied upon for, accounting, legal or tax advice or investment recommendations. You should make an independent investigation of the investment described herein, including consulting your tax, legal, accounting or other advisors about the matters discussed herein. Information and opinions presented in this material are obtained or derived from sources believed by the course convenors to be reliable, but the course organizers makes no representation as to their accuracy or completeness.

Last updated: November 2022

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