Mitigating Extreme Risks through Securitization

Submitted on 16th May 2019

Sponsored by the Society of Actuaries Research Expanding Boundaries Pool, this research report introduces readers to Insurance-linked securities (ILSs) emphasizing catastrophe bonds (CAT) and industry loss warranties (ILWs). The report also discusses the pricing of ILSs and issues in utilizing them as hedging tools.

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53 pages
Jose H. Blanchet, Henry Lam, Qihe Tang, Zhongyi Yuan
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