Coming of Age

Green, Meg
October 2010
Best's Review;Oct2010, Vol. 111 Issue 6, p106
Trade Publication
The article examines the role of catastrophe bonds as a tool utilized by primary writers in Europe. It provides an overview of the trend of strong returns for the insurance-linked securities sector after the financial crisis from the first half of 2010 to the third quarter of the year. It also mentions that there is an increased number of clients asking for analytics to support catastrophe bonds and industry loss warranties. Moreover, a chart depicting the cat bond issuance is also presented.


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