Hedging Hurricanes 2nd Edition

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ISBN-13: 978-1539892632
ISBN-10: 1539892638
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"Adam Alvarez has done the market a great service in writing and continuing to update this concise guide to the market." - Michael Millette, Former Partner, Goldman Sachs

"A valuable introduction to a growing asset class." Barney Schauble, Managing Principal, Nephila

About the Author

Adam Alvarez is the Principal of InsuranceLinked, a consultancy that works with insurance linked funds and their investors. Adam has been involved with insurance linked securities since 2002 when he worked as a consultant at RMS designing the triggers for early parametric deals. He moved to Bermuda in 2005, where he helped to establish a new reinsurance platform within the Hiscox Group. During almost eight years at Hiscox, Adam built the firm’s ILS portfolio and managed a variety of other business lines. Adam has a degree in Physics from the University of Oxford, an MBA from INSEAD in France and holds the ACII designation.

Product details

  • Publisher : CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform; 2nd edition (January 21, 2017)
  • Language : English
  • Paperback : 80 pages
  • ISBN-10 : 1539892638
  • ISBN-13 : 978-1539892632
  • Item Weight : 3.04 ounces
  • Dimensions : 5.06 x 0.19 x 7.81 inches
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