Alternative Risk Transfer: The Convergence of the Insurance and Capital Markets
THE CONVERGENCE OF THE INSURANCE AND CAPITAL MARKETS, Part I of Three Part Series, Insurance Studies Series, 2010
9 Pages Posted: 24 Jul 2010
Date Written: July 19, 2010
Part I, "A Broad Overview," details the evolution of Insurance-Linked Securities (ILS). Once considered to be an alternative form of risk transfer, ILS have become a mainstream method for transferring risk from insurers to the Capital markets.
Parts II and II, to be released in late summer 2010, provide a micro-analysis of the non-life and life insurance-linked security sectors.
Keywords: Insurance-Linked Securities, Insurers, Capital Markets
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