Jardine Lloyd Thompson Capital Markets closes $25m catastrophe bond

14 June 2016

Jardine Lloyd Thompson Capital Markets (JLTCM) Inc., an affiliate of a leading global reinsurance brokerage firm, JLT Re, is proud to announce another private placement catastrophe bond, Market 2016-4, which closed at $25 million.  The new bond provides one year indemnity-based collateralized catastrophe reinsurance coverage for the cedent’s Florida book of business.  The transaction has one class and will act as a second limit cover. 

“We continue to see Market Re enable clients to transfer different risk/return portions of their reinsurance towers to capital market players,” said Michael Popkin, Managing Director and Co-Head of Insurance-Linked Securities at Jardine Lloyd Thompson Capital Markets.

“With the increasing success of Market Re as a leading private placement vehicle, we expect corporate clients to access capital markets capacity, especially as JLT Specialty USA continues to grow,” commented Rick Miller, Managing Director and Co-Head of Insurance-Linked Securities at Jardine Lloyd Thompson Capital Markets.  

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About Jardine Lloyd Thompson Capital Markets, Inc.

Jardine Lloyd Thompson Capital Markets, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group and is part of JLT Re. It advises clients in the areas of risk-linked securities, collateralized reinsurance, and other risk transfer solutions involving securities and other capital markets instruments.

About JLT Re

JLT Re’s trusted team of 700 colleagues worldwide combines market leading expertise and proprietary analytical tools with the freedom to challenge conventions.

Deep specialist knowledge and extensive experience of both the reinsurance market and clients’ own industries and sectors enables JLT Re to ask smarter questions, innovate and deliver better results tailored to meet client needs.

JLT Re is part of the Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc.

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About Jardine Lloyd Thompson

Jardine Lloyd Thompson is one of the world’s leading providers of insurance, reinsurance and employee benefits related advice, brokerage and associated services. JLT’s client proposition is built upon its deep specialist knowledge, client advocacy, tailored advice and service excellence.

JLT is quoted on the London Stock Exchange and owns offices in 40 territories with more than 10,600 employees. Supported by the JLT International Network, it offers risk management and employee benefit solutions in 135 countries.

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