The role of insurance in meeting the financial need to preserve biodiversity

Biodiversity loss will be an increasingly important source of risk and opportunity for the insurance sector. The significant degradation of ecosystems has the potential to materially impact global finance, economies, and societies alike. Understanding the physical and transition risks associated with biodiversity loss and working to mitigate the damage to biodiversity will be a key […]

ILS capital fell slightly to $96bn in second-half of 2021: Aon

Alternative reinsurance capital levels, largely in insurance-linked securities (ILS) formats, declined very slightly in the second-half of 2021, with broking giant Aon estimating it fell to $96 billion by the end of the year. This decline occurred after alternative reinsurance or ILS capital had rebounded to equal its previous high of $97 billion at the […]