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25 October 2016

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Nephila key backer of £150mn Lloyd’s syndicate

Nephila Capital is set to become the cornerstone capital provider for a start-up Lloyd's syndicate led by former Cathedral Capital CEO Peter Scales, Trading Risk can reportRead more

Verisk acquires reinsurance analytics platform

Verisk Analytics has acquired (re)insurance software analytics firm Analyze Re, which will be merged into its AIR Worldwide modelling business unitRead more

Moves to close reinsurance protection gap could have outsized impact

A small shift in introducing new reinsurance risk transfer could have a significant impact on the market, panellists said during Guy Carpenter's Reinsurance Symposium in Baden Baden over the weekendRead more

US life reinsurers Genworth and Aurigen agree sales

US life insurance specialist Genworth has agreed a $2.7bn sale to China Oceanwide, it announced today, after PartnerRe last week inked a deal to buy North American life reinsurer Aurigen Capital for $286mn in cashRead more

Mitsui acquires New Ocean stake, adds capital

Mitsui & Co has bought a 15 percent stake in asset-management platform New Ocean Capital Management, while committing $100mn of investment funds to the venture that is majority owned by XL GroupRead more

Arcus syndicate adds underwriter

The Credit Suisse-backed Arcus Syndicate 1856 has appointed Katie Higgon as an underwriterRead more

RMS: Matthew losses for US could reach $5bn

FHCF says Matthew, Hermine outlay minimal

Maries joins Arch after short spell at Validus

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Modellers rethink California quake correlation risk

Recent research has overturned the traditional assumption that there is no correlation between earthquake risk along the northern and southern parts of the San Andreas Fault in CaliforniaRead more

Analysts pessimistic on reinsurance rate floor

Equity analysts suggested that reinsurers were being optimistic in talking up the prospect of the market finding a pricing floor in 2017, as they warned carriers might have to wait another year for flat renewalsRead more

The Monte Carlo rate debate

Reinsurers sought to declare that the market was nearing a pricing floor as the Monte Carlo Rendez-Vous kicked off the traditional lead-up to the January renewal seasonRead more

Technology to disrupt reinsurance sector

The (re)insurance industry faces disruption and disintermediation as a result of new technologies, reinsurers warned at the Monte Carlo Rendez-Vous last monthRead more

Layering up

The reinsurance industry is dominated by talk of disruptive threats, cutting out loops in the supply chains and getting "closer to the risk"Read more

Trading Places

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The Trading Floor Interview: Andre Perez

Horseshoe Group founder Andre Perez tells Trading Risk why he'd like to see the ILS market lever upRead more

Research & Supplements

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TR MC RT 2016

Trading Risk Monte Carlo Roundtable 2016

2016 marked the 60th anniversary of the Monte Carlo Rendez-Vous, and an extraordinarily humid conference for delegates rushing from meetings at the Café de Paris to the HermitageRead more

TR MC RT 2015

Trading Risk Monte Carlo Roundtable 2015

The ILS market got the chance to step out of the reinsurance spotlight this year at Monte Carlo, after several years as one of the key talking points during the annual Rendez-VousRead more

TR Awards post-event 2016

Trading Risk Awards 2016

Our news team always has much more fun talking about the quirks of the ILS market than it does traditional reinsurance dealsRead more

TR Awards 2015

Trading Risk Awards 2015

We have a running joke in the Trading Risk newsroom that we should shake up our annual awards by introducing a new category for the best cat bond title of the yearRead more

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