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Willis Re: June/July renewals showed adequate capital

Report claims capacity and capital were adequate for insurers seeking reinsurance.

Twelve Capital tweaks ILS strategy

Company announces increased focus on cat bonds.

DIFC reports strong 2019 performance

DIFC claims that Dubai has become leading regional hub in the area.

BDA & RIMS join forces for webinars

Risk professionals to speak on series of online webinars.

Re/insurers issue call to arms to reopen Monte Carlo RVS

Trio of leading industry figures urge attendees to carry out planned meetings online.

COVID-19 Podcast with Paul Schultz

Aon Securities CEO discusses the level of third-party capital expected at mid-year renewals following the COVID-19 outbreak.

ILS tide turning ahead of mid-year renewals

Investor capacity returning after COVID-19-linked pullback in March and April.

SCOR sponsors new cat bond

Provides $200m of protection against North America storm and earthquake risk.

Is a post-crisis ILS boom in the cards?

Reactions assesses how investors may respond in uncertain times.


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


Changing the game on ILS access at Lloyd's

Brit CFO Mark Allan speaks to Reactions' Mark Richardson about the group's new specialty ILS fund and how it could make capital access to Lloyd's easier for ILS investors.

A view from Bermuda on ILS in 2020

Hanni Ali, head of ILS for Hamilton, on how alternative capital will flow in this year.

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.

Latest Issue

May 2020


In this month's Reactions

  • Special report on the impact of COVID-19
  • Insurance CIO perspectives
  • Construction market review
  • LatAm in focus



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