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Securitisation - Non Life Risks

Thursday, May 10, 2007
Investor appetite for insurance linked securities (ILS) continues to grow since they bear little to no correlation with the defaults of most other securities, and therefore offer greater diversification in an investment portfolio.

A SQUARE :: 10May07 Securitisation - Non Life Risks
Category Insurance
Faculty Luca Albertini
Expertise Life/Non Life Insurance Securitisation
Author Sona Blessing
Faculty Name
There are a number of risks which lend themselves to capital market risk transfer, or securitisation. They include catastrophe peril such as earthquakes, windstorms (including hurricanes and typhoons) and floods, and other non life risks associated with motor coverage, industrial liabilities and aviation.
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