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Retailers need a wholesaler that understands capital markets (ILS): Amwins Sloop

Retail insurance market players need to work with wholesalers that understand insurance-linked securities (ILS), Amwins COO Ben Sloop has explained, suggesting that the access this can give them to efficient sources of reinsurance capital is vital. Amwins recently formally launched a new insurance-linked securities (ILS) partnership with Bermuda based ILS

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APAC reinsurers to continue targeting Insurance-Linked Securities: Fitch

Analysts at Fitch Ratings expect that reinsurers in the Asia Pacific market will continue to adopt alternative capital as a funding source through the insurance-linked securities (ILS) market. The rating agency forecasts additional issuance of catastrophe bonds in the coming months after the seven that were issued using Singapore-domiciled vehicles

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Asia’s cat bond & insurance-linked securities market to expand: Fitch

We should expect accelerating catastrophe bond issuance from Asia’s ILS domiciles, more cat bond and insurance-linked securities sponsors to emerge from the region and a gradual increase in use of alternative reinsurance capital in Asia Pacific, according to Fitch Ratings. The rating agency explained in a recent report that it

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BlackRock launches ESG fund with cat bonds a targeted asset

Investor demand for environmental, social and governance (ESG) appropriate investment opportunities and asset classes is expected to become a key driver for the insurance-linked securities (ILS) market going forwards and a new fund launch from giant asset manager BlackRock only serves to reinforce this belief. While there are still very

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