Insurance-Linked Securities (ILS)

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.

28 Dec 2011

New York - Swiss Re acts as joint book runner on the Vecta I transaction


09 Nov 2011

Zurich - Swiss Re obtains USD 130 million in natural catastrophe protection


06 Sep 2011

Zurich - Insurance-linked securities market poised for continued growth


05 Aug 2011

Zurich - Swiss Re transfers USD 180 million of extreme mortality risk


21 Feb 2011

Zurich - Swiss Re obtains USD 305m in natcat protection


07 Jan 2011

Zurich - Swiss Re places EUR 75 m of French windstorm risk through Green Fields


04 Jan 2011

Zurich - Swiss Re obtains USD 170m in protection through Successor X cat bond