Guy Carpenter

Guy Carpenter & Company, LLC, a leading global risk and reinsurance specialist, has over a 90-year history of providing integrated solutions to the (re)insurance industry.

Full Presentation: 1 January 2016 Renewals - Innovation and Customisation

Nick Frankland opened the presentation by providing a brief overview of renewals activity. “The January 2016 renewal was an orderly, stable, very business-like renewal. It was on time and it developed and performed very much as we predicted at Baden Baden. Prices were generally lower than at 2015, but they decreased at a slower rate. The amount of reinsurance capital was broadly stable, but capacity still exceeded demand and overall more limits were purchased..."

The (Re)Insurance Landscape

The (re)insurance industry continues to evolve and adapt to a changing market on many fronts. Recent areas of focus include heightened cyber security risk, increased regulation, political and economic uncertainty, low interest rates and slow economic growth. At the same time, (re)insurers are managing new capital inflows, excess capacity and few catastrophe losses...

Report: Catastrophe Bond Update: First Quarter 2015

A high volume of maturities coupled with a diverse and steady stream of new issuances created a dynamic catastrophe bond market in the first quarter of 2015. The first quarter of each year is particularly active in terms of issuance for the property/casualty (P&C) catastrophe bond market and this characteristic continued into 2015 as USD1.49 billion of 144A P&C catastrophe bond limit was successfully placed with investors...