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ILS market could pick up 20-30% share of HIM losses

12 October 2017

The ILS market could be on track to take 20 to 30 percent of the roughly $100bn industry losses anticipated from hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria, according to CEO of Horseshoe Group Andre Perez.

This would equate to about a $15bn-$30bn loss of the market's $80bn capital.

At a fund level, ILS managers are facing average losses of between 15 and 40 percent for strategies containing higher-risk collateralised reinsurance allocations, he said yesterday at the Trading Risk New York Rendez-Vous...

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