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Swiss Re debuts parametric cat bond

Ground breaking deal protects investors against mortgage default caused by earthquakes.

Peak Re renews Lion Rock Re II sidecar

Placement upsized to US$77m from last year’s US$75m.

CyberCube: ILS a must for peak cyber risk

Modelling key in helping investors gain more comfort with cyber risk.

Brit launches Lloyd’s ILS fund

Fund is the first ILS structure of its type offering access to Lloyd’s risks.

SCOR launches €300m contingent capital facility

Solution with JP Morgan offers a "very cost-effective alternative to traditional retro and ILS."

Swiss Re eyes cat growth through new unit

Reinsurer expects nat cat market to grow by $10bn in the next four years to $40bn.

Aon launches cat bond platform

Randolph Re will be a platform to execute private placement transactions above $25m in issuance size.

Covéa secures €120m all perils cat bond

Hexagon II Re is the first non-U.S. cat bond transaction issued in nine months.

Artex buys Bermuda-based ILS administrator

Gallagher subsidiary to rebrand global ILS operations following deal.

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Reactions April digital issue online now!

This month's magazine issue celebrates 35 years of Reactions, plus features on terrorism, Iran sanctions, reinsurance broking and the run-off market.

Editor's Comment: Anarchy in the UK

London's re/insurance market faces big question marks in the coming year, not least about how the newly elected UK government plans to foster a hub for ILS alternative reinsurance business might take shape.

MultiCat Mexico "C" notes not triggered

A reassessment of the strength of hurricane Odile has meant that the tropical cyclone will not trigger losses for investors in MultiCat 2012-1 class C Notes

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Kevin O'Donnell's tough act to follow at RenRe

Interview: The top threat to catastrophe reinsurer RenaissanceRe’s new CEO Kevin O'Donnell maintaining his predecessor’s enviable returns is a flood of alternative reinsurance capacity settling for single-digit returns. He is bullish about RenRe's future.

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