Cat Bond Issuance Through Q3 2016 Down 15 Percent

Cat bond issuance is down by double digits through the first 9 months of 2016 compared to the previous year, thanks to a slower-than-expected second quarter and a Q3 that was predictably light, the ...

Q3 Property Cat Bond Issuance Hit $700M: Verisk

Nearly $700 million in property cat bond issuance took place during Q3 2015, a number considered relatively light compared to past years, noted a new report from the Property Claim Services unit of ...

GC Securities Places First World Bank Cat Bond

In what appears to be a milestone for the cat bond sector, GC Securities said it has placed the first catastrophe bond issued by the World Bank. GC Securities (part of Guy Carpenter, itself a ...