Are Alternative Capital And Reinsurance Two Sides Of The Same Coin? - S&P Global Ratings’ Credit Research

Are Alternative Capital And Reinsurance Two Sides Of The Same Coin?

Are Alternative Capital And Reinsurance Two Sides Of The Same Coin? - S&P Global Ratings’ Credit Research
Are Alternative Capital And Reinsurance Two Sides Of The Same Coin?
Published Aug 18, 2015
Published Aug 18, 2015
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Abstract:

The boundaries between alternative and traditional capital keep blurring. The reinsurance sector is adapting to this influx of alternative capital more by providing innovative solutions and lower prices to reinsurance purchasers. Currently there is about $24 billion in catastrophe (cat) bonds outstanding. So far this year more than $5 billion of cat bonds has been issued, of which Standard&Poor's Ratings Services has rated $1.30 billion (see table). Thus far in 2015, the issue amount of publicly placed cat bonds has not been as strong as last year, and there has been an increase in the use of private cat bonds ("cat bond lite") and collateralized reinsurance. In total, Aon Securities Inc. estimates alternative capital invested in the reinsurance

  
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S&P Global Ratings’ Credit Research. "Are Alternative Capital And Reinsurance Two Sides Of The Same Coin?" Aug 18, 2015. Alacra Store. Jun 04, 2020. <http://www.alacrastore.com/s-and-p-credit-research/Are-Alternative-Capital-And-Reinsurance-Two-Sides-Of-The-Same-Coin-1435707>
  
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S&P Global Ratings’ Credit Research. (). Are Alternative Capital And Reinsurance Two Sides Of The Same Coin? Aug 18, 2015. New York, NY: Alacra Store. Retrieved Jun 04, 2020 from <http://www.alacrastore.com/s-and-p-credit-research/Are-Alternative-Capital-And-Reinsurance-Two-Sides-Of-The-Same-Coin-1435707>
  
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