Monte Carlo Rendezvous 2018: Capsicum Re poised for a defining year…

Monte Carlo Rendezvous 2018: Capsicum Re poised for a defining year… 1040 531 Reinsurance News

As Capsicum Re approaches its fifth anniversary, Re-Insurance reflects on our journey so far.

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Monte Carlo Rendezvous 2018: Reinsurance brokers big and small find growth opportunities

Monte Carlo Rendezvous 2018: Reinsurance brokers big and small find growth opportunities 1040 531 Reinsurance News

After less than four full years of trading, Re-Insurance.com has named Capsicum Re as the tenth-largest reinsurance broker by revenue.    

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Reinsurance: how and why

Reinsurance: how and why 520 265 Rupert Swallow

Behind the scenes, reinsurance is critical to almost every insurance policy sold. This insurance-for-insurers provides standby capital for the insurance companies named on the policy, and therefore protects them from…

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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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Underwriting AI – Rage against the machine(s)

Underwriting AI – Rage against the machine(s) 520 265 Alex Lyne

Mankind’s mistrust of robots has been well documented through many years of dystopian science fiction. Futures filled with cold, objective automatons have been a mainstay of our screens for almost…

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Loss Portfolio Transfers and Adverse Development Covers: A capital efficient mechanism under Solvency II

Loss Portfolio Transfers and Adverse Development Covers: A capital efficient mechanism under Solvency II 520 265 Qasim Akbar

Optimal use of capital has become a regular and key feature of (re)insurance company agenda across the management spectrum. The impetus, driven heavily by Solvency II (SII), has created the…

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Capsicum Re to serve as reinsurance broker for the IMAGIN mortgage pilot program

Capsicum Re to serve as reinsurance broker for the IMAGIN mortgage pilot program 520 265 Simon Behagg

Capsicum Re, the specialist reinsurance broker, today confirms its role as reinsurance broker working with the Arch Capital Group Ltd.’s (NASDAQ:ACGL) new Washington D.C. based subsidiary, Arch MRT, on the…

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Reinsurance vs. Sub-Debt: Does Solvency II favour reinsurance or subordinated debt?

Reinsurance vs. Sub-Debt: Does Solvency II favour reinsurance or subordinated debt? 520 265 Qasim Akbar

Risk carriers can increase their solvency ratios either by increasing their capital (Solvency II’s ‘Own Funds’), or by reducing solvency capital requirements (SII’s ‘SCR’). OF can be boosted by issuing…

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Addressing Non-Affirmative Cyber Report 2017

Addressing Non-Affirmative Cyber Report 2017 520 265 Patrick Bousfield

Executive Summary The insurance industry needs to address non-affirmative cyber in a meaningful way. Capsicum Re uses the term non-affirmative cyber (or silent/passive cyber) to refer to instances where the…

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