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Bermuda’s second pillar stands tall

Bermuda03-07-2020Government

Since leaving politics Bob Richards, Bermuda’s former Deputy Premier and Finance Minister, has discovered a new calling as an author. He found time to talk to Bermuda:Re+ILS about his book, race relations and the re/insurance industry.

Cannabis: the 6,000-year-old emerging risk

Global25-06-2020Captives, Non-traditional insurance

Many cannabis companies initially viewed insurance as an expensive necessity they required to satisfy investors and fulfil regulatory compliance, but there is a growing understanding of its importance as a risk management tool, says Skyfront Bermuda’s Neil Hitchcock.

Bermuda’s Risk Transfer Hall of Fame

Bermuda06-05-2020

Bermuda:Re+ILS brings you the third instalment of its Bermuda’s Risk Transfer Hall of Fame—in every issue we profile five individuals who have contributed significantly to Bermuda’s journey as a global risk transfer hub.

New life for IGI

Bermuda29-04-2020

In March IGI finalised its business combination agreement with Tiberius Acquisition Corp in a deal that saw IGI become a publicly traded company, listed on Nasdaq, with Bermuda its new domicile. Waleed Jabsheh, IGI’s president, explains its rationale to Bermuda:Re+ILS.

Protecting the Belt & Road

China, Europe20-10-2019

China’s Belt and Road Initiative, the economic project which aims to recreate the ancient Silk Road that linked Europe to Asia, needs protecting. ILS could provide the perfect solution, as Kirill K. Savrassov, chief executive of Phoenix CRetro Reinsurance Company, tells Bermuda:Re+ILS.

Buyers bemoan ILS need for models

Global20-10-2019

While the ILS sector continues to grow and innovate, investors’ insistence on the use of tried and tested risk models, combined with a wariness of new risks, is holding the market’s development back, some cedants claim. Bermuda:Re+ILS investigates.

Cyber reinsurers need ILS, ILS needs cyber reinsurers

Bermuda20-10-2019Cyber

As reinsurers grapple with the opportunities and challenges presented by cyber risk, ILS could provide at least some of the solutions. Tom Johansmeyer, head of PCS, reviews the prospects that cyber opens up.

The lure of rated paper

Bermuda20-10-2019

A year ago, there were rumours that some ILS funds were mulling launching rated carriers. Now, a number are openly discussing how this would work with regulators and investors. Bermuda:Re+ILS examines the drivers behind what appears to be a potential game-changer for the ILS sector—and why Bermuda could take centre-stage.

Global reinsurance: fighting the last war

Global20-10-2019Catastrophe, M&A

Robert DeRose and Scott Mangan of AM Best look at what reinsurers need to concentrate on—and what they need to avoid—as they review recent events.

Training the future

Bermuda19-10-2019

In our September issue we examined the importance of recruitment and training for the risk transfer sector in Bermuda. Continuing that theme, Bermuda:Re+ILS now explores the strategies of two more companies in this sphere: Validus Re and AXIS Capital.

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