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.
Zurich - Swiss Re completes 2nd securitisation of in-force life insurance
Following its first transaction in January 2005, Swiss Re has now successfully completed another securitisation of future profits from a portfolio of US life insurance policies. The ALPS transaction is a USD 370 million issue and benefits Swiss Re by transferring insurance risk to the capital markets, thereby increasing capital efficiency.
Zurich - Securitisation of in-force life insurance policies
Swiss Re has successfully completed its first securitisation of future profits from a portfolio of US life insurance policies. The USD 245 million issue benefits Swiss Re by transferring insurance risk to the capital markets, thereby increasing capital efficiency.
The Risk Dialogue Magazine is a newsletter exploring future risk topics, featuring multimedia articles from the Swiss Re Institute's events and insights from our global network of experts.
Our sigma publication series provides comprehensive information on the international insurance markets and analyses of economic trends and strategic issues in re/insurance and financial services.
Swiss Re Publications
Our publications share our expertise on issues of concern to our clients, the re/insurance industry and society - from food, health, longevity and financial security to managing climate and natural disaster risk.