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.

06 Nov 2012

New York - Swiss Re places first bonds to combine natcat and mortality risks


31 Jul 2012

Zurich - Swiss Re obtains USD 275 million of extreme mortality protection


07 May 2012

Zurich - Swiss Re obtains USD 400 million in natural catastrophe protection


05 Apr 2012

Zurich - USD 240 million of insurance-linked securities on behalf of Allianz SE


26 Mar 2012

New York - First catastrophe bond to combine the risks of two reinsured parties