Securitisation of Insurance Risk as an Alternative Risk Transfer Mechanism for Industrial Insurance Buyers

This article, written on invitation by the German trade journal 'Die VersicherungsPraxis', was published in the 12/2022-01/2023 issue of the journal. Addressing institutional insurance buyers rather than the ILS investor community, Solidum’s managing partner Dr. Karsten Bromann discusses the potential of cat bond instruments for the risk transfer from industrial insurance buyers to the capital markets. The paper covers current challenges and gives an overview of successful historic transactions. Article in German and with the kind permission of the publisher.