Weather and Commodity Price Risk Solutions

The Weather team of Swiss Re Corporate Solutions offers innovative, tailor-made insurance and derivative solutions aimed at protecting a company's earnings against weather and commodity price risks. Operating from London, New York, Houston and Zurich, our highly-skilled and experienced team offers a wide variety of double-trigger hedges that can be structured as swaps, floors, caps or collars to meet your business objectives.

Leveraging the Swiss Re Group's diversified portfolio, financial strength and underwriting expertise, our weather-contingent commodity price risk solutions are based on third-party weather and commodity price data, measured over a specified calculation period. Considered commodity prices include a broad range of exchange-based energy and agricultural commodities.

Contact us today to learn how we can put our expertise to work for you.

Our Weather team offers

  • Revenue protection using weather data as a proxy of demand/supply risks and commodity price risks
  • An effective substitute for delta hedging strategies given market illiquidity
  • Multi-trigger solutions, which allow for a flexible, cost-efficient structure tailored to your specific needs
  • Multi-year contracts to reduce opportunity costs
  • Strong underwriting expertise and deep knowledge of energy markets

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