TITLE

Back to the Futures

AUTHOR(S)
Green, Meg
PUB. DATE
April 2008
SOURCE
Best's Review;Apr2008, Vol. 108 Issue 12, p94
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the capital markets and insurance companies continue to blend together with the resurgence of catastrophe-linked futures. It says that catastrophe futures were first attempted in the 1990's but never took off. Moreover, the growth of this new market gives insurers another way to balance risk while giving the investors a way to take an insurance risk without writing policies.
ACCESSION #
31598613

 

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