Insurance & risk transfer

Insurance & risk transfer

Disaster insurance, re-insurance, catastrophe bonds, contingency funding and credit, micro-insurance, loans, reserve funds, risk financing, risk insurance.

Hurricane Ian damage - September 2022
Annual Weather, Climate and Catastrophe Insight report reveals $313 billion global economic loss from natural catastrophes. Prominence of droughts and heatwaves highlighted growing importance of these perils in a warming world.
AON plc
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2023
This report examines the role of insurance in recovery from climate disasters across socioeconomic groups in the U.S.
Ceres
Superstorm Sandy Hoboken, NJ. Flooded streets and cars at the corner of Willow ST and 4th ST. Fire truck plowing through.
Ceres released a new report that finds U.S. climate-related disaster insurance is often inaccessible, unaffordable, or does not meet the needs of certain populations.
Ceres
California has nearly seen the last of the relentless sequence of storms that inundated the state since late December, leading to tens of thousands of evacuations, at least 20 deaths, and an estimated $1 billion in damages.
Grist Magazine
The disastrous floods in Guangdong, Guangxi and Fujian provinces caused US$5 billion of losses, but only US$300 million or 6 per cent was insured, the 2022 MunichRe report showed.
South China Morning Post
Flooding in Pakistan
With overall losses of around US$ 270bn (previous year US$ 320bn) and insured losses of roughly US$ 120bn (previous year US$ 120bn), 2022 joins the recent run of years with high losses.
Münchener Rückversicherungs-Gesellschaft
African woman and a boy in a field
The ISF supports the development of innovative and sustainable climate risk insurance products in countries of Latin America, Africa and Asia eligible to receive official development assistance (ODA).
InsuResilience Solutions Fund
The first European dashboard depicts the insurance protection gap for catastrophes. The aim of the dashboard is to present the drivers of a climate-related insurance protection gap.
European insurance and occupational pensions authority