Eye of the Groundhog Day

21 December 2017 By Robert Cyran

Hurricanes and wildfires doubled estimated catastrophe-related insurance claims to $136 bln in 2017. Reinsurers and cat-bond holders have had a bad year. A hotter planet suggests more pain. But a surfeit of investors chasing uncorrelated returns will keep the cash flooding in.

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