ILS helps Hong Kong’s financial market diversify: Paul Chan

The passage of insurance-linked securities (ILS) legislation and now the successful issuance of a second catastrophe bond in the country, helps Hong Kong as it continues on its mission to further diversify its financial market and services sectors, according to Financial Secretary Paul Chan. With the recent completion of Hong Kong headquartered reinsurance firm Peak […]

K2 sees cat bonds as stand-out for growth. Price discipline drives spreads

Increased investor price discipline across insurance-linked securities (ILS) and reinsurance linked investments is helping to drive returns higher, but catastrophe bonds are the stand-out as the ILS market segment likely to grow in 2022, according to K2 Advisors. The investment research team of K2 Advisors, the hedge fund focused asset manager unit of investment firm […]