Alternative capital in the form of Insurance Linked Securities (ILS) has emerged as one of the more dynamic segments of the reinsurance market. It is an important consideration for insurers seeking risk transfer solutions, particularly for property catastrophe exposure. We have developed strong technical expertise in ILS, having participated in the market since 2006, and we are dedicated to providing capital in the form of cat bonds or collateralized reinsurance through Mercalli Re to reinsurance buyers. Our ILS portfolio management team works with broker-dealers to provide a full range of alternative capital solutions.
In recent years, alternative reinsurance capital has become more issuer-friendly with a series of innovations that have reduced costs, broadened coverage and introduced more efficient […]
Catastrophe bonds provide a means for investors to achieve returns that are uncorrelated with the broader financial markets. Niraj Patel, ILS Portfolio Manager, PartnerRe, explains […]