Mortgage

COVID-19: Is the mortgage reinsurance market proving resilient?

COVID-19: Is the mortgage reinsurance market proving resilient? 1040 530 Steve Rance

Over the past four months, the coronavirus has impacted economies, stock markets, and the housing finance space globally. On 9 March, most global markets reported severe contractions, their worst since…

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More reinsurers move into mortgage risk

More reinsurers move into mortgage risk 1040 528 Reactions

Steve Rance, our head of mortgage indemnity reinsurance and Danny Mamo, senior vice president, structured capital & mortgage reinsurance at Arch Capital Group, spoke to Reactions about mortgage risk, and…

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Steven Rance explains to Global Reinsurance why mortgage risk transfer will continue to deliver attractive margins

Steven Rance explains to Global Reinsurance why mortgage risk transfer will continue to deliver attractive margins 1040 531 Global Re

Steven Rance, managing partner of mortgage indemnity reinsurance at Capsicum Re, explains to GR why he feels mortgage risk transfer will continue to deliver attractive margins for reinsurers This article…

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ILS – the preferred risk transfer mechanism for US Private Mortgage Insurers in 2018

ILS – the preferred risk transfer mechanism for US Private Mortgage Insurers in 2018 1040 528 Freddie Scarratt

In 2015 United Guaranty Corporation issued the first Insurance-Linked Note transaction via Bellemeade Re Ltd. Ever since, there has been a growing trend among US private mortgage insurers to turn…

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First steps into Asia and the case for diversification

First steps into Asia and the case for diversification 972 530 Freddie Scarratt

One of the major reinsurance trends of this decade is the growth of the Asian reinsurance markets. Research by Trust Re estimates that Asian reinsurance markets are expected to outgrow…

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Reinsurance’s role in Asia’s mortgage market

Reinsurance’s role in Asia’s mortgage market 1040 531 Freddie Scarratt

Steven Rance, managing director of reinsurance broker Capsicum Re’s mortgage reinsurance division, spoke to Global Reinsurance for SIRC 2018. Click below on the image below to read the full article.…

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Mortgage risk – Reinsurance market opportunities

Mortgage risk – Reinsurance market opportunities 1300 500 Reinsurance News

Many conventional reinsurance lines are under extreme pricing pressure, prompting reinsurers to look to new classes to find profitable, diversifying business. One such line is mortgage risk. I can almost…

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The Big Short Complex

The Big Short Complex 1040 530 Freddie Scarratt

The first thought that springs to mind at the mention of mortgage risk is the film The Big Short. Though an excellent film, memorable for its eccentric method of explaining…

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In mortgage reinsurance, the only constant is change

In mortgage reinsurance, the only constant is change 520 265 Freddie Scarratt

“Now, here, you see, it takes all the running you can do, to keep in the same place,” stated the Red Queen to Alice in Lewis Carroll’s classic Through the…

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