A mature market: building a capital market for longevity risk podcast

Listen to our podcast. Kerry McMullan, Senior Structurer for Life & Health and Costas Yiasoumi, Head of Longevity Solutions, discuss the new Swiss Re longevity report.

The good news that people are living longer has brought with it substantial financial problems throughout much of the world. Part of an overall solution could be the creation of a capital market for longevity risk. "A mature market: Building a capital market for longevity risk" analyses how a market might develop and the challenges that will be faced.

Report author Kerry McMullan and Head of Longevity Solutions Costas Yiasoumi discuss the content of this report and the implications for pension plans, insurers and governments.

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Published 24 September 2012


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