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An investment manager that specialises in catastrophe reinsurance and weather risk

Wednesday, October 24, 2007
Active in the space for over a decade, we recognised that there was a gap between the two capital markets: institutional investors seeking non-correlated returns and insurance markets seeking additional risk capacity..

A SQUARE :: 24Oct07 An investment manager that specialises in catastrophe reinsurance and weather risk
Category Insurance
Author Sona Blessing
There have been instances where catastrophe risk bonds have been included in credit CDOs.
Most investors are however looking to isolate and capture “uncorrelated” market returns - i.e. there is a marked preference for specialised risk products rather than inclusion within a portfolio that is primarily credit risk.
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