Risk Science: What You Need to Read Today
Big earthquakes on either side of the world cause concern about building protection.
Eleven months ago, Houston had a deadly flood. This week, the city had another.
Smaller temblors are no easier to predict than major quakes.
Is talking about a potential tornado outbreak a week in advance good or bad?
Risk Business: What You Need to Read Today
The bank has approached bond investors, hedge funds and asset managers in recent months with the design for an instrument akin to catastrophe bonds that would cover operational losses.
Munich Re has more capital and less risk, which could give it the edge over rival Swiss Re.
Lynn Strongin Dodds explains the advantages of investing in catastrophe bonds and the overall outlook for the insurance-linked securities market in 2016.
Fannie Mae announced Thursday that it completed its latest effort to shift some of its credit risk away from the taxpayers and onto private insurers.
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