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Since its 1981 inception as a traditional London market reinsurance magazine, Reactions has evolved to meet the fast changing information needs of the global insurance and reinsurance market.

Where in the world is ILS?

When one thinks of a powerhouse ILS domicile, Bermuda is the jurisdiction that comes to mind. The island hosts the vast majority of ILS transactions that take place each year...

Guy Carpenter on the use of Sidecars

Following US hurricanes Katrina, Rita and Wilma in 2005 and the ensuing “hard” property catastrophe reinsurance market, reinsurers and investors increasingly started turning to sidecar insurance linked...

PCI Reporter 2018 Day 1

The outlook for global re/insurance rates ahead of the next round of renewals is mixed, with some reinsurance executives expecting wholesale pricing improvements while others anticipate...

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Reactions Baden-Baden Reporter 2018 Day 2

The continued supply of capacity from third party investors, combined with a more focussed approach to underwriting, means that European cedants are unlikely to see...

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Reactions Rendez-Vous Reporter 2018 Day 4

SCOR’s charismatic chief executive and chairman Denis Kessler has questioned the business model behind some of the tie-ups between primary insurers and their reinsurance counterparts...

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Reactions Rendez-Vous Reporter 2018 Day 3

The growing use and complexity of sanctions by the US is becoming a thorn in the side for one of the world’s largest reinsurers, Hannover Re...

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