A burgeoning life reinsurance market and the anticipated upward trajectory for ILS are two of the biggest potential growth areas for Bermuda, while cyber risk remains both an opportunity and a challenge. PwC’s Arthur Wightman and Andy Moore discussed with Bermuda:Re+ILS what might be influencing Bermuda as it heads into 2020.
Chris Bonard of Ed Broking Bermuda takes a look at Bermuda’s place in the financial world—and what it can do to cement that place still further.
Bermuda:Re+ILS brings you the second 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.
As AXA XL moves forward with a new operational structure, it is also eyeing opportunities to grow and make a wider difference. Charles Cooper discusses with Bermuda:Re+ILS the opportunities available to help close the protection gap and why life is better for XL Group with its new parent.
After a period of refocusing and realignment, AXIS is ready to thrive and claim a top 10 spot in the reinsurance market, senior executives Albert Benchimol and Steve Arora tell Bermuda:Re+ILS.
Steven Rance, managing partner–mortgage indemnity reinsurance, and Freddie Scarratt, account executive–mortgage indemnity reinsurance at Capsicum Re, discuss the ins and outs of the mortgage indemnity reinsurance market with Bermuda:Re+ILS.
2019 has been an important year for Sirius—and one of change. Bermuda:Re+ILS talks to two of the company’s senior executives, Kip Oberting and Monica Cramér Manhem, about the adjustments it has made and what it is trying to achieve.
Third Point Re has been working on a wide range of measures designed to diversify its portfolio towards more profitable business. Dan Malloy, the reinsurer’s chief executive, discusses the company’s progress with Bermuda:Re+ILS.
As environmental, social and governance considerations become increasingly important to investors, this could benefit insurance-linked securities as an asset class, say John Seo, co-founder and managing director and Joanna Syroka, director of business development of Fermat Capital Management.
Bermuda remains the world’s number one ILS hub by some distance. But as the ILS landscape grows and evolves, Bermuda must also adapt and lead, Greg Wojciechowski of the Bermuda Stock Exchange tells Bermuda:Re+ILS.