Willis Towers Watson’s Global Insurance-Linked Securities (ILS) Market Survey Report offers a unique view of the ILS market across the ILS industry, comprising end investors, ILS fund managers and (re)insurance cedants.
To our knowledge, our analysis brings together views from these three groups of stakeholders for the first time in the industry. This is made possible by the cross-business expertise and client relationships of Willis Towers Watson’s Investment, Risk and Reinsurance business unit. The breadth of our organization provides singular access to all relevant ILS market participants (see diagram below).
Our research finds that each of the three groups of participating ILS constituents has weathered recent loss activity with their enthusiasm for ILS intact. Almost all reinsurers and cedants surveyed now see ILS as a positive factor in the market and anticipate further growth in the years ahead.
Key findings from the constituent parts of the ILS market include:
Our web-based survey of 117 global ILS participants was fielded in June 2018. For more details about the survey participants, please download the report.
|2018 Global ILS Market Survey Report: ILS market interests converge to cultivate growth