Reinsurers Increasingly Using Insurance-Linked Securities To Transfer Risks

Reinsurers are increasingly relying on third-party capital to support their retrocession needs, in which they transfer risks they have assumed to other counterparties. According to a report from S&P Global Ratings, reinsurers have ceded about 50% of their exposures at a 1-in-250 return period through collateralized instruments, such as insurance-linked securities (ILS) in 2021. About […]

SBAI To Publish Toolkit On Implementing ESG In ILS Strategies

The Standards Board for Alternative Investments (SBAI) has this morning announced the launch of its first toolkits targeted at asset managers and allocators to help them with the practical implementation of responsible investment across certain alternative investment strategies and asset classes. The SBAI has been ramping up its focus on environmental, social and governance (ESG) […]