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Arch MI secures $643m of indemnity reinsurance via its first SOFR-linked Bellemeade Re deal

Bermuda31-03-2021

Arch Mortgage Insurance Company (Arch MI) has secured over $643 million of indemnity reinsurance on a pool representing approximately $38 billion of mortgages from Bellemeade Re 2021-1, a special purpose reinsurer. 

Kershaw announces retirement, Peak Re names two co-heads of P&C to replace him

Asia-Pacific25-03-2021

Peak Reinsurance, the Hong Kong-based global reinsurer and ILS specialist, has appointed Iain Reynolds and Andy Souter as co-heads of property and casualty (P&C). 

January renewals sees global re/insurance capital back at pre-pandemic levels: AM Best

Global24-03-2021

The insurance-linked securities (ILS) and traditional reinsurance markets overcame “extraordinary losses in 2020” in the January 2021 renewals, with capital now back to pre-pandemic levels of $485 billion, according to AM Best. 

World’s first humanitarian cat bond unveiled in Guernsey

22-03-2021

Guernsey has unveiled the first humanitarian catastrophe bond. 

Hamilton selects Singapore for its first cat bond

Asia-Pacific22-03-2021

Hamilton Insurance Group has elected to issue its first catastrophe bond in Singapore. 

Integral ILS partners with Amwins and Core Specialty on US property initiative

Bermuda19-03-2021

Integral ILS, the independent Insurance-Linked Securities (ILS) fund manager, has launched a new US property insurance initiative, with risks underwritten by Amwins and policies issued through subsidiaries of Core Specialty Insurance Holdings.

RenRe Capital Partners hires Aon ILS executive

Bermuda17-03-2021

RenaissanceRe Capital Partners has snared Roger Beach, the former assistant vice-president of Aon’s ILS unit, as a senior analyst. 

Miller snares former Aon executive to lead Bermuda business

Bermuda15-03-2021

Miller has appointed Charlie Simpson as head of Bermuda.  

ERS to build Bermuda-based reinsurance and ILS platform

Bermuda15-03-2021

ERS, the UK-based specialist insurer, is raising $350 million in capital via Abry Partners and Aquiline that will finance its expansion into specialty reinsurance and a new Bermuda-based specialty re/insurance vehicle and an ILS manager.

ILS issuance doubles in 2020, perils increasingly diversified: Swiss Re

Global09-03-2021

Over $11.3 billion of insurance linked securities (ILS) were issued in 2020 making it a record year for new issuance, up over 106 percent on the levels seen in 2019, according to Swiss Re’s 34th ILS Market Insights report.

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