What is the impact of climate change on insurers

The climate crisis will have dramatic impacts on economies and business communities, but the insurance industry could change the narrative through an innovative attitude to coverage. By Arup Chatterjee Principal Financial Sector Specialist, Sustainable Development and Climate Change Department at Asian Development Bank As time wears on, it’s becoming clear that failure to address the […]

Only scratching surface with respect to cat bonds: World Bank Treasurer

When it comes to the use of catastrophe bonds in disaster risk financing, so far we’re only “scratching the surface”, in terms of what can be done using the cat bond structure, according to Jorge Familiar, Vice President and Treasurer of the World Bank. Jorge Familiar has worked at the World Bank for over 16 […]

Only scratching surface with respect to cat bonds: World Bank Treasurer

When it comes to the use of catastrophe bonds in disaster risk financing, so far we’re only “scratching the surface”, in terms of what can be done using the cat bond structure, according to Jorge Familiar, Vice President and Treasurer of the World Bank. Jorge Familiar has worked at the World Bank for over 16 […]