Cat/Weather

OnDemand Webinar: Despite the recent precipitation and snow in California that ended the state’s long, devastating drought, wildfire activity is increasing there and across other parts of the western United States. Verisk’s 2017 wildfire risk analysis highlights this trend and, importantly, underscores that the risk of wildfire losses remains significant. In this presentation, we’ll analyze the […]

On-Demand Webinar: Damage from hail storms in Texas resulted in $5.5 billion in insured losses in just the first half of 2016, and wildfires can burn for months at a time. So, it’s no wonder underwriting those risks is becoming a serious challenge.  This web seminar explores the perils of wildfire and hail storms and the […]

On-Demand Webinar: Catastrophe bond issuance activity reached only $3.7 billion in the first nine months of 2016, but size isn’t all that matters. Join us in this webinar and peek at the activity and trends currently shaping the sector. Who Should Watch: Risk managers, reinsurance professionals, PCS users, underwriting professionals, insurance company executives and managers, hedge […]

On-Demand Webinar Catastrophe bond issuance activity reached $2 billion in Q1 2016, with no first-time sponsors. In this session, learn about our latest report to understand the activity and trends currently shaping the sector. Who Should Watch: Risk managers, reinsurance professionals, PCS users, underwriting professionals, insurance company executives and managers, hedge fund managers, and ILS professionals […]

On-Demand Webinar Catastrophe bond issuance activity reached $6 billion in 2015, with nearly $500 million in publicly revealed cat bond lite transactions. In this session, learn about our latest report to understand the activity and trends currently shaping the sector. Who Should Watch: Risk managers, reinsurance professionals, PCS users, underwriting professionals, insurance company executives and […]

On-Demand Webinar Global pension funds could have target allocations for catastrophe risk of as much as $900 billion. The global reinsurance industry is only a fraction of that. Can innovation alleviate the capital overhang and stimulate new forms of growth? Who Should Watch: Risk managers, reinsurance professionals, PCS users, underwriting professionals, insurance company executives and […]

OnDemand Webinar Catastrophe bond issuance reached $4.1 billion for the first half of 2015, showing interesting signs of niches emerging in several parts of the market. Cat bond lite, however, soared to new heights, reaching $400 million for H1 2015 – with more to come. Join this webinar to learn more about the underlying market […]

On-Demand Webinar Catastrophe bond issuance reached $1.5 billion in the first quarter of 2015, setting a new record. And cat bond lite activity is on track to beat last year, with $200 million in transactions already completed. Join this webinar to learn more about the underlying market dynamics that are likely to shape the market through […]

Webinar On-demand The catastrophe bond market reached new heights in 2014. And the story behind the headline number of $7.8 billion is even more interesting. Get an understanding of the underlying market dynamics that are likely to shape the market through 2015 and beyond. Who Should Watch: Claims personnel, underwriters, actuaries, modelers, analysts, and investors […]

(OnDemand) According to ISO’s Property Claim Services® (PCS®) unit, insurers incurred more than $4 billion in wildfire losses during the past 10 years. Understanding and managing wildfire risk requires objective address-specific assessment. Verisk’s FireLine™ provides multifactor scores that can help you manage wildfire risk by identifying relevant attributes (fuel, slope, access, and ember transport factors) […]