As a leader in Insurance-Linked Securities (ILS), Swiss Re is committed to the development of a market for liquid, transparent and tradable insurance linked risk products. We leverage our re/insurance industry and capital markets experience for superior deal execution.
The table below contains links to news releases of ILS structured by Swiss Re Capital Markets for our clients and for Swiss Re.
All securities activity is performed by appropriately licensed Swiss Re affiliates. Please visit Swiss Re Capital Markets to find out more about ILS, including a publication on the fundamentals of insurance-linked securities.
New York - Swiss Re structures and places USD 175 million catastrophe bond
Swiss Re Capital Markets has structured and successfully transferred USD 175 million of insurance-linked securities issued by Blue Danube II Ltd. ("Blue Danube II") on behalf of a subsidiary of Allianz SE. The securities cover named storms and earthquake losses in North America, the Caribbean and Mexico.
New York - SR places USD 270 million of North American earthquake risk
Swiss Re Capital Markets has successfully structured and placed USD 270 million of notes issued by Lakeside Re III Ltd., covering North American earthquake risk on behalf of Zurich Insurance Group ("Zurich").